Monthly Archives: January 2012

Gucci: The Constant Gardener; Makeup Tips From The Hunger Games; And More…

January 27, 2012
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Gucci: The Constant Gardener; Makeup Tips From The Hunger Games; And More…

Industry News January 27, 2012  4:23 pm Gucci is having a garden party. In March, the brand will launch the Flora Garden, an extension of its hit Flora scent that includes a collection of five fragrances, each of which embodies a blossom depicted on an iconic Gucci scarf designed by Vittorio Accornero for Princess Grace...

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First look: Marni for H&M campaign images leaked

January 27, 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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Get voting: Burberry, DKNY and Oscar de la Renta dominate Fashion 2.0 nominees

January 27, 2012
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Get voting: Burberry, DKNY and Oscar de la Renta dominate Fashion 2.0 nominees

The nominees for the 3rd Annual Fashion 2.0 Awards have been revealed, with Burberry, DKNY and Oscar de la Renta all featuring in the short list for three categories. All three will compete along with Coach and Kate Spade for the Top Innovator prize, which was last year won by DKNY. Oscar de la...

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(Over)dressed for the supermarket

January 26, 2012
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(Over)dressed for the supermarket

We’ve all had that moment where we’re dressed to as much fabulousness as our wardrobes will allow, we’re heading to a spectacular party, and we need to pick up a few things up from the supermarket on the way. You know you’re overdressed for the freezer isle, but there’s something oddly liberating about click-clacking...

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The Dark Knight poses: Anna Selezneva

January 26, 2012
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The Dark Knight poses: Anna Selezneva

Give me a cinematic reference and I”m yours to keep. That being so, this shoot had me at the title: Dark Knight. Granted Anna Selezneva isn’t going about saving Gotham City in a bat suit, but there’s the shadowy quality, the all-leather outfits (more of a nod to Catwoman, perhaps), the photography angles that...

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Beth Ditto X MAC; Fragrance Butlers, Now At Your Service; And More…

January 26, 2012
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Beth Ditto X MAC; Fragrance Butlers, Now At Your Service; And More…

Industry News January 26, 2012  6:37 pm First it was “Hitler youth” haircuts, and now The New York Times is reporting on another hipster hair movement that’s on the rise: the man bun. Breaking Brooklyn news, at its best. Beth Ditto is the latest boldfaced name to get her own color collection with MAC...

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Ponytails And Penciled Lids, Backstage At Valentino Couture

January 26, 2012
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Ponytails And Penciled Lids, Backstage At Valentino Couture

Backstage Reviews January 26, 2012  4:57 pm Ever since Redken creative consultant Guido Palau championed the ponytail at the Fall 2011 shows, the easy, girl-next-door style has become perfectly acceptable runway—and red carpet—fare. But in an exciting first, the simple technique turned up backstage at Valentino yesterday, making an unlikely appearance at Couture week. Palau...

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Valentino’s Noble Romance

January 26, 2012
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Valentino’s Noble Romance

The mood-board in the backstage of the latest Valentino haute couture runway show certainly did telegraph the message – a noble romanticism would dominated proceedings in this spring 2012 collection, a faintly surreal assembly of striking technique and rather proper chic. The opening dozen looks in the show – staged in the Rothschild family...

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High Heels, High Danger?

January 26, 2012
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High Heels, High Danger?

What do you want to ask Obama? Submit your question here or tell @YahooNews using #AskObama Watch the ABC News interview with President Obama on Yahoo! News Thursday and Friday By Katie Kindelan | Good Morning America – 1 hr 18 mins ago @yahoonews on Twitter, become a fan on Facebook What do you think of...

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The Dior Haute Couture bob

January 25, 2012
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The Dior Haute Couture bob

Written by Daniel P Dykes • Comments. As model after model graced Dior’s Haute Couture runway, you could almost believe that they’d all had their hair transformed into a waved-under bob with the help of some freshly sharpened scissors. But looking closer it was evident that no scissors were needed: like a number of...

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