Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Screen Actors Guild Awards Combine Predictability and Surprises

January 30, 2012
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The Screen Actors Guild Awards Combine Predictability and Surprises

When Hollywood’s biggest actors put on their own awards show, it’s the party of the season. Which is why crowds formed outside the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles hours before the Screen Actors Guild Awards were scheduled to happen on Sunday, Jan. 29, for it was a night to remember for fans of both...

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Beckham H&M Super Bowl commercial revealed, soccer star to be painted in New York

January 30, 2012
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Beckham H&M Super Bowl commercial revealed, soccer star to be painted in New York

As well as unveiling its new commercial for David Beckham Bodywear ahead of the February 5 Super Bowl XLVI American football game, H&M revealed plans January 30 to hand paint a full body-length image of the footballer in New York. The Swedish retailer has secured a large space on 8th Avenue & 34th Street...

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Weekend beauty: Ksenia Pavskaia

January 29, 2012
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Weekend beauty: Ksenia Pavskaia

With long hair and even longer limbs, model Ksenia Pavskaia has that glamazonian appeal. In this series of photos, photographer Akiss Paraskevopoulos lets her natural beauty shine – with simple backdrops, simple styling, and raw shots that keep Pavskaia’s razor-sharp bone structure and enviable hair the focus of each frame. Click the thumbnails for...

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The limit of silence

January 29, 2012
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The limit of silence

Some of fashion’s subplots are defiantly estranged from the things we expect fashion to be: accessories made from hair, the leather harness transitioned from fetish to everyday wear – these are some of the things that crop up time and again despite their removal from common expectation. In Mohamed Gaff’s shoot The Limit of...

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Ones to watch: New York’s rising design talent named

January 29, 2012
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Ones to watch: New York’s rising design talent named

Misha Nonoo, Wes Gordon and Simon Spurr were among the winners at the 15th edition of New York‘s Rising Star Awards January 26 to honor emerging fashion talent based in the Big Apple. Having previously honored designers such as Fabiola Arias and Bradley Scott, the annual awards ceremony is organized by The Fashion Group...

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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

January 29, 2012
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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

The first print images from the Marni for H&M emerged online January 27, with commentators on the Fashion Spot noting the model’s resemblance to British actress Imogen Poots. Although H&M has not confirmed these claims, the leaked image — which can be seen via fashionista.com — sees a fresh-faced model reclining in an elaborate...

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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

January 29, 2012
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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

The first print images from the Marni for H&M emerged online January 27, with commentators on the Fashion Spot noting the model’s resemblance to British actress Imogen Poots. Although H&M has not confirmed these claims, the leaked image — which can be seen via fashionista.com — sees a fresh-faced model reclining in an elaborate...

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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

January 28, 2012
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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

The first print images from the Marni for H&M emerged online January 27, with commentators on the Fashion Spot noting the model’s resemblance to British actress Imogen Poots. Although H&M has not confirmed these claims, the leaked image — which can be seen via fashionista.com — sees a fresh-faced model reclining in an elaborate...

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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

January 28, 2012
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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

The first print images from the Marni for H&M emerged online January 27, with commentators on the Fashion Spot noting the model’s resemblance to British actress Imogen Poots. Although H&M has not confirmed these claims, the leaked image — which can be seen via fashionista.com — sees a fresh-faced model reclining in an elaborate...

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5 weekend reads: creating Lana Del Rey, reinventing J.C Penney

January 28, 2012
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5 weekend reads: creating Lana Del Rey, reinventing J.C Penney

Aren’t we all a creation of some kind? Singer (and budding style icon) Lana Del Rey stands accused of being just that. Meanwhile, The Artist brings the opulence of ’20s fashion to the screen, J.C Penney gets reinvented, and Veronique Nichanian takes up the challenge of being a woman designing “luxury by the old...

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