Monthly Archives: April 2012

Men’s spring trend: the 5 parka looks you need to know

April 2, 2012
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Men’s spring trend: the 5 parka looks you need to know

I know what you’re thinking, “Outerwear for summer? You’ve got your seasons wrong.” And normally I’d agree. In fact, up until yesterday I probably would have agreed that outerwear shopping was strictly an autumn / winter sport. You see the past week’s weather across Great Britain held so much promise – sure in other...

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Blondes Get Two In The Win Column

April 2, 2012
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Blondes Get Two In The Win Column

Celebrity Looks April 2, 2012  3:40 pm Going brunette has been the way to go lately, based on the army of dark-haired beauties we witnessed on the Fall runways. But this past weekend, the flaxen fought back. Thanks to the wizardry of her go-to colorist Tracey Cunningham, Emma Stone (pictured, left) successfully circled from auburn...

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Rihanna’s Dark Side; Arizona Muse Prefers her Post-Baby Body; And More

April 2, 2012
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Rihanna’s Dark Side; Arizona Muse Prefers her Post-Baby Body; And More

Industry News April 2, 2012  3:33 pm Sometimes it seems Rihanna changes her hair as often as she changes her socks. After recent stints as a blonde and a fire engine redhead, the singer is back to a dark brunette, and she added a bit of edge to the look à la Alice Dellal with...

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Kristin Rose’s Senior Collection Takes on a Masculine Approach

April 2, 2012
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Kristin Rose’s Senior Collection Takes on a Masculine Approach

April 2nd, 2012 by Kristen Foley Kristin Rose presents the only menswear line at this year’s Senior Fashion Show. Kristin Rose loves every part of the fashion design process and when she says every part, she really means every part. “From researching trends, building mood boards, concept sketching, pattern drafting, draping, picking out amazing...

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Underground with eyes wide shut

April 1, 2012
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Underground with eyes wide shut

Stanley Kubrick’s final foray into film – Eyes Wide Shut – proved controversial on a number of levels, from theories that it signalled the end of the Kidman-Cruise marriage, to ratings controversy over its sexual content. But for all of that it was still acclaimed for Kubrick’s cinematography. And that’s what photographer Monstruo Estudio...

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Lil bake shop: weekend watch

April 1, 2012
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Lil bake shop: weekend watch

The season’s pastel colours and retro-inspired bodysuits have been giving many creative teams visions of glamorised 1950s daily life. But Amber Gray looked at them and saw a sugar-induced dreamland of cakes and candy. The characters populating Amber Gray’s candy kingdom are so colourful they could make Katy Perry look dull in comparison. Let’s...

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5 weekend reads: tattoos sell out; how a Rihanna hit is made

April 1, 2012
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5 weekend reads: tattoos sell out; how a Rihanna hit is made

Are tattoos still for badasses? What does it take to create a pop hook that’s worthy of being a Rihanna hit? And what is it about Paris that makes it such a destination for young girls looking for their own elevated levels of sophistication? Plus, talking with Diane von Furstenburg, and how a woman’s...

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