Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Madonna, “Not That Madonna,” Backstage At Dolce & Gabbana

February 27, 2012
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The Madonna, “Not That Madonna,” Backstage At Dolce & Gabbana

Backstage Reviews February 27, 2012  12:01 pm Pat McGrath has had a few highly publicized peroxide moments here in Milan—at Gucci, Prada, and Versace, specifically. But the queen of the bleached brow is well aware of when blocked-out arches work, and when they don’t. “With Sicilian women, the framing of the brow is everything,” she...

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DSquared2′s Highschool Sweethearts

February 27, 2012
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DSquared2′s Highschool Sweethearts

The DSquared2 duo of Dean and Dan Caten went back to high school for inspiration while very much taping into what’s best in contemporary fashion with a slick, upbeat fall 2012 collection staged in Milan on Monday, Feb. 27, that is sure to win them even more hipster fans. Before a high school yard...

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Safari array at Roberto Cavalli show in Milan

February 27, 2012
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Safari array at Roberto Cavalli show in Milan

Designer Roberto Cavalli‘s outfits gathered low-brow party girls and Victorian ladies and cast them adrift in the safari wilderness in a confused collection shown at Milan Fashion Week on Monday. Cavalli, who rather eccentrically took a German shepherd around the catwalk to greet front-row guests, opted for both mini- and maxi-length dresses which were...

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It’s Photo Shoot Sunday at CCAD

February 26, 2012
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It’s Photo Shoot Sunday at CCAD

February 26th, 2012 by Lacey Luce CCAD Fashion Show Photo Shoot Overheard: I’m going down to grab the pasties, I’ll be right back. Let me put that in a little context for you. It’s early afternoon on a Sunday, and I am at the photo shoot for the CCAD fashion show. Those who have...

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Magdalena Velevska’s take on Deco

February 26, 2012
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Magdalena Velevska’s take on Deco

If the 1920s fashion revival has caught your eye for the Southern Hemisphere’s autumn 2012 (autumn 2011 in the North) then take a look at Magdalena Velevska’s art deco inspired autumn / winter 2012 collection. Click the thumbnails for full pictures: With a hard edge akin to Gucci’s hard deco collection, Velevska’s palette is...

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Anne Bowen Autumn (Fall) / Winter 2012

February 26, 2012
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Anne Bowen Autumn (Fall) / Winter 2012

Written by Daniel P Dykes • Comments. Anne Bowen’s fall / winter 2012 runway show was unveiled on one of the many catwalks of New York fashion week (NYFW) and Fashionising.com was there to capture each look. You can see all of the Anne Bowen autumn (fall) / winter 2012 runway collection by clicking...

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Geeky and Ghoulish, Backstage At Marni

February 26, 2012
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Geeky and Ghoulish, Backstage At Marni

Backstage Reviews February 26, 2012  5:54 pm Bangs are back for Fall, and Paul Hanlon’s onboard with their latest resurrection. “It’s very, very Sassoon,” he said, describing the custom-cut, heavy faux fringe that he beveled around the front edges this morning at Marni, to impart a 1960s look. “The clothes are all really graphic and...

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Fall’s Fringe Benefits

February 26, 2012
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Fall’s Fringe Benefits

Beauty Insider February 26, 2012  12:11 pm It all started last month in Hollywood. Jessica Biel was spotted with freshly cut forehead fringe, thus beginning an impressive run for the brow-grazing style that flits in and out of fashion. Reese Witherspoon made a break for bangs shortly after, followed promptly by Rachel McAdams and Liv...

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Dolce & Gabbana’s Sexy Widow Chic

February 26, 2012
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Dolce & Gabbana’s Sexy Widow Chic

Dolce & Gabbana’s latest sultry vision of feminine fashion was exposed in Milan on Sunday, Feb. 26, though this season the duo’s vision came with a floral, hyper feminine twist, and sexily dark vision of women’s sexuality. In Milan’s most theatrical season in memory, Dolce & Gabbana seemed right in step with the mood,...

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Marni’s Charming Boyish Drama

February 26, 2012
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Marni’s Charming Boyish Drama

Graphic with endless juxtapositions of fabrics, moods and eras, the latest runway collection from the Milan fashion house of Marni was very surely the most modern fashion collection seen this season in Italy. Modern in the sense that were one to place all the Milan collections in a time capsule and open them 50...

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