Monthly Archives: June 2012

Dior Homme: Masterly Minimal

June 30, 2012
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Dior Homme: Masterly Minimal

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 17 mins ago Light was the name of the latest Dior Homme menswear show; lean was its silhouette and illustrious the mood in what was probably Kris Van Assche‘s most accomplished collection for the famed Paris house. Created mostly in a novel Pacific blue, this spring 2013 collection...

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Givenchy’s Religious Ecstasy

June 30, 2012
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Givenchy’s Religious Ecstasy

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 14 mins ago No other designer in fashion today manages to inject as many of his personal obsessions into his fashion as Riccardo Tisci, whose runway display for the house of Givenchy on Friday, June 29, in Paris was the most memorable moment of the Continental season so...

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BillTornade channels 60s cinema

June 30, 2012
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BillTornade channels 60s cinema

Written by Tania Braukämper • Comments. The ’60s films of Jean-luc Godard were playing on Bella Saakova and Francis Ronez’s minds, inspiring a “chic and retro” aesthetic for BillTornade’s spring 2013 collection. Godard’s works coloured the pieces with a palette of muted greys and blues against retro beiges; they inspired the emphasis on skinny...

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The body and nature

June 30, 2012
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The body and nature

Nature and the naked body… Sergey Korolkov‘s beautifully photographed shoot of model Diana Churakova reaches points where it could easily be worthy of a Pirelli calendar; especially in the shots of bronzed skin against earthy rocks. Click the thumbnails for full pictures: Titled simply Art Miracle, you can view the full shoot at the...

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Beauty And The Beat: Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Shares The Rock Chick-Approved Secret To Chip-Free Nails

June 29, 2012
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Beauty And The Beat: Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Shares The Rock Chick-Approved Secret To Chip-Free Nails

Beauty Insider June 29, 2012  1:32 pm Although Best Coast’s beginnings were humble—lo-fi, fuzzy pop tracks conceived in front woman Bethany Cosentino’s bedroom—the duo are an indie act to reckon with these days. Besides having not one but two albums (including this May’s The Only Place) land on the U.S. charts, Best Coast has also...

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A Hollywood Coiffing Coup; More News On Balenciaga’s New Fragrance; And More…

June 29, 2012
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A Hollywood Coiffing Coup; More News On Balenciaga’s New Fragrance; And More…

Industry News June 29, 2012  12:51 pm Today, hairstylists the world over had a major win as far as gaining recognition for their craft on the big screen. After celebrity stylist Ted Gibson started a Facebook campaign last year to try to get the Academy of Motion Pictures to recognize hairstyling, not just makeup artistry,...

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Mirrored between desire and suspicion

June 29, 2012
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Mirrored between desire and suspicion

Reflections are a recurrent theme in Remi Rebillard‘s work. A model mirrored in glass, in a pool of water, in some surface in which she doesn’t so much admire or check herself as question her identity. This is part of the reason that Remi’s subjects, beautiful as they are, feel less like fashion models...

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Comme Des Garcons Spring / Summer 2013 men’s

June 29, 2012
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Comme Des Garcons Spring / Summer 2013 men’s

Written by Daniel P Dykes • Comments. Comme Des Garcons’s spring / summer 2013 runway show was unveiled on one of the many catwalks of Paris fashion week (PFW) and Fashionising.com was there to capture each look. You can see all of the Comme Des Garcons spring / summer 2013 runway collection by clicking...

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Louis Vuitton’s Very Active Travelers

June 29, 2012
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Louis Vuitton’s Very Active Travelers

By Godfrey Deeny | Fashion Wire Daily – 17 mins ago It takes guts and a more than a little chutzpah to move a luxury behemoth into pretty radically new territory but that’s exactly what Kim Jones did in his latest men’s spring 2013 collection for Louis Vuitton, which boldly took the giant luxury brand into...

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Footballer fashion at Paris menswear

June 29, 2012
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Footballer fashion at Paris menswear

AFP Relax News – 6 hrs ago Who said football and fashion made an unlikely match? A Brazilian designer set out to prove the opposite in Paris Friday with a menswear line looking ahead to the 2014 World Cup in his home country. Paris-based Gustavo Lins teamed up with a Brazilian sportswear brand, Penalty, to create...

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