Monthly Archives: April 2012

Linda Rodin’s Liquid Gold

April 26, 2012
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Linda Rodin’s Liquid Gold

Nose Candy April 26, 2012  5:27 pm By all accounts, Linda Rodin’s Olio Lusso is an undisputed hit. The jasmine-heavy, skin-quenching elixir that is a backstage staple amongst makeup artists and models has become a cult favorite since it launched in 2008—so much so that Rodin partnered with hair stylist Bob Recine on a version...

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Kiehl’s Has a Passion For Perfume; Chanel’s Magic Fingers; And More…

April 26, 2012
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Kiehl’s Has a Passion For Perfume; Chanel’s Magic Fingers; And More…

Industry News April 26, 2012  4:03 pm Kiehl’s may be known the world over for its excellent selection of apothecary-style skincare and styling aids, but starting in July, it has its sights set on expanding its fragrance offerings. The brand will launch its Aromatic Blend line this summer with four scent combinations including Orange Flower...

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Fairytale fashion: Louboutin creating Cinderella-inspired glass slipper

April 26, 2012
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Fairytale fashion: Louboutin creating Cinderella-inspired glass slipper

AFP Relax News – 6 hrs ago The fashion world’s love affair with fairy tales continues with Christian Louboutin designing a pair of shoes inspired by Disney’s Cinderella. The animated picture is being rereleased on Blu-ray and DVD this fall, and in honor of this the French shoe guru will offer an interpretation of the iconic...

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Hit the Met Ball red carpet: ‘Fashion Oscars’ to be live streamed for first time

April 26, 2012
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Hit the Met Ball red carpet: ‘Fashion Oscars’ to be live streamed for first time

AFP Relax News – 39 mins ago Often dubbed the Oscars of the fashion industry, the upcoming Costume Institute gala in New York will live stream all the action from the red carpet for the first time, with fashionistas also able to submit their questions for the celebrity attendees via Twitter. On May 7 the fashion...

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Harper’s Bazaar’s stand out cover

April 25, 2012
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Harper’s Bazaar’s stand out cover

Hats off to Harper’s Bazaar Spain, their April 2012 cover is a stand out and doesn’t feel in the least bit contrived, unlike most of the ‘celebrity without Photoshop’ covers that get marketed. Spanish actress Ángela Molina is the cover star of the April 2012 issue of Harper’s Bazaar Spain. The photo was lensed...

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Joanna Koltuniak wants you to watch this space

April 25, 2012
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Joanna Koltuniak wants you to watch this space

Cable knits for spring / summer: watch this space. They won’t all be of the “see my side boob” variety but, along with summer layering, they’re certainly one of the season’s conflict statements. This particular piece of summer cable knit comes from the cover of the May 2012 edition of L’Officiel Paris. The model...

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François Nars, Sheer Genius

April 25, 2012
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François Nars, Sheer Genius

The Stock List April 25, 2012  5:14 pm The rise of the “unlipstick”—pout perfectors that give you just a wash of your favorite bold lip color—has been well-charted territory since super-bright, opaque mouths went mainstream and a multitude of brands started to release more unexpected, sheer alternatives. But leave it to François Nars to win...

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Fragrance Hunters: The Reality Show; A Perfume Fit For A Duchess; And More…

April 25, 2012
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Fragrance Hunters: The Reality Show; A Perfume Fit For A Duchess; And More…

Industry News April 25, 2012  4:18 pm Wanted: the “Indiana Jones” of the fragrance world to star in a potential reality show for Animal Planet. Yes, this is happening. It has finally come out that the British tea brand Fortnum & Mason was behind the Illuminum White Gardenia Petals Perfume that Kate Middleton wore...

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Singapore railway station gets new life as fashion runway

April 25, 2012
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Singapore railway station gets new life as fashion runway

By Kevin Lim | Reuters – 11 mins ago SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore‘s historic Tanjong Pagar Railway Station was bathed in revolving shades of orange, pink and purple lights on Wednesday evening. Less than a year after it ended life as an active train station, models sashayed down a makeshift runway to show the latest clothing...

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Bottega Veneta latest label to offer personalized fashion

April 25, 2012
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Bottega Veneta latest label to offer personalized fashion

AFP Relax News – 4 hrs ago Bottega Veneta is the latest fashion house to venture into the realm of personalization, with the launch of a bespoke service allowing shoppers to adorn the latest accessories collection with their initials. Available through the brand’s e-commerce stores, the service has its own dedicated microsite, www.bottegavenetainitials.com, where fashionistas can...

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