Monthly Archives: March 2012

Fashion agenda: Cartier expo, New York International Bridal Week

March 30, 2012
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Fashion agenda: Cartier expo, New York International Bridal Week

AFP Relax News – 10 hrs ago Wedding trends will be at the forefront of some of the biggest upcoming fashion events, with New York International Bridal Week taking place April 14 and Sarah Burton’s wedding gown for Catherine Middleton nominated in the fashion category at London‘s Design Museum Awards. Read about these and other upcoming...

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Melbourne cafe scene: Patricia

March 29, 2012
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Melbourne cafe scene: Patricia

Another nondescript entrance greets the coffee lover as you try to find Patricia’s in a laneway next to the 500 Bourke St precinct. Behind that nondescript entrance is a world of serious coffee devotion and a fresh concept from Bowen Holden (ex Seven Seeds) that delivers with class and flair. The high note is...

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Witty Little Pleats Make Joella Stallard’s Designs Flow Freely

March 29, 2012
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Witty Little Pleats Make Joella Stallard’s Designs Flow Freely

March 29th, 2012 by Kristen Foley Joella Stallard showcases her pleated designs. Joella Stallard admits she gravitates towards simple, tailored and fitted sportswear pieces,  for herself and in her designs. However, you would never know that once you see her four looks that will grace the Senior Fashion Show runway. “My designs are normally...

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Beauty school dropout

March 29, 2012
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Beauty school dropout

If you’ve seen 1978′s Grease then the odds are that you’re more than familiar with Frankie Avalon’s song of the same name. In it Avalon, as guardian angel, opines the future of Frenchy; a high-school drop out with dreams of becoming a beautician. Frenchy is sadly “a teenage ne’er-do-well”; not much of a student...

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Refined fetish

March 29, 2012
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Refined fetish

As much as the leather harness has been de-fetishised by the fashion world, as much as it’s been plucked from the dark corners of the underground and dressed up with tailored suits and crisp white shirts, stuck through with fresh spring flowers and repurposed into something we can walk down the street with, there...

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Drugstore Discovery: Aveeno Aisle-Hops

March 29, 2012
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Drugstore Discovery: Aveeno Aisle-Hops

The Stock List March 29, 2012  2:03 pm Among the drugstore beauty giants, Aveeno’s name has become synonymous with supremely gentle skincare. Its products are constantly name-checked by dermatologists, editors, and even those like, say, my mother, who seek the counsel of neither, for their forgiving nature. As of this month, Aveeno is extending its...

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Fashion’s Tattoo Addicts, Baby Skincare Junkies, And Madonna, Still Sexy After All These Years

March 29, 2012
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Fashion’s Tattoo Addicts, Baby Skincare Junkies, And Madonna, Still Sexy After All These Years

Industry News March 29, 2012  1:05 pm Freja Beha Erichsen, Marc Jacobs, Victoria Beckham—all tattoo collectors. Trends come and go in a blink, but many fashion lifers can’t seem to get enough permanent ink. Refinery 29 created a guide to their favorite industry insiders’ body art. Check out Pamela Love’s seeing eye and Anna Sheffield’s...

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Monthly style indicator: Comfort footwear versus glamour on Polyvore

March 29, 2012
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Monthly style indicator: Comfort footwear versus glamour on Polyvore

AFP Relax News – 9 hrs ago Killer heels and clutch bags were among the most viewed accessories on online style sharing community Polyvore during February and March according to the site’s latest Intelligence Report. Polyvore, which lets users express their current fashion preferences in the form of collages, revealed that in terms of top incoming...

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Keeping Cartier contemporary: the jewelry house discusses modern art, mass market collaborations and the revival of classics

March 29, 2012
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Keeping Cartier contemporary: the jewelry house discusses modern art, mass market collaborations and the revival of classics

AFP Relax News – 6 hrs ago Ahead of the launch of Cartier, Jeweler of the Arts, the latest expo from Cartier’s art museum the Fondation Cartier, which begins April 3 in Paris, Relaxnews met up with Cartier Europe‘s managing director Cyrille Vigneron to discuss how a prestigious maison stays ahead in an ever evolving luxury...

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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley covers Vogue Brazil

March 28, 2012
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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley covers Vogue Brazil

Written by Daniel P Dykes. Having featured on Animale’s autumn 2012 runway, model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley covers the April 2012 edition of Vogue Brazil wearing a look from the collection that captures its take on the season’s sheer and ethnic trends. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was photographed by Henrique Gendre for the Vogue Brazil cover. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s...

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