Posts Tagged ‘ Paris ’

Videos for H&M /Maison Martin Margiela collection released

June 12, 2012
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Videos for H&M /Maison Martin Margiela collection released

AFP Relax News – 1 hr 54 mins ago On June 12, after a day of Twitter speculation, high street clothing chain H&M announced that it will be collaborating with label Maison Martin Margiela for one collection.  The collection with the avant-garde Paris-based fashion label of Belgian origin marks a continuation in H&M’s long line of...

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Lydia Maurer succeeds India’s Arora at Paco Rabanne

June 7, 2012
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Lydia Maurer succeeds India’s Arora at Paco Rabanne

AFP Relax News – 3 hrs ago Twenty-nine-year-old designer Lydia Maurer has been named artistic director for womenswear at Paco Rabanne, where she will take over from India’s Manish Arora, the Spanish fashion house said. Born to a Colombian mother and German father, Maurer worked for both Yves Saint Laurent and Givenchy before becoming studio design...

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Christian Lacroix ballet designs go on display in France

June 3, 2012
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Christian Lacroix ballet designs go on display in France

AFP Relax News – Fri, Jun 1, 2012 A new exhibit presenting the work of French couturier Christian Lacroix will open in June, focused around his costume designs for a ballet staged last autumn in Paris. The exhibition, held in a museum devoted entirely to the world of stage costumes and sets — the CNCS (Centre...

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L’Oréal heir set to debut menswear line this summer

June 2, 2012
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L’Oréal heir set to debut menswear line this summer

AFP Relax News – Fri, Jun 1, 2012 The inaugural collection of the Exemplaire label, co-founded by Jean-Victor Meyers, grandson of Liliane Bettencourt of the L’Oréal cosmetics company, and Louis Leboiteux, is set to be in stores in the coming month. When contacted by Relaxnews, the label stated that no precise date could be given at...

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Working whites when the sun no longer shines

May 30, 2012
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Working whites when the sun no longer shines

Even through a crowd, you can’t help but notice an outfit of winter-whites. A pair of relaxed cream or white pants are just the kind that have cross-season versatility. So while Chloe’s spring 2012 offering of loosely tailored pants, nude snap-buttoned leather belts, and sheer vintage-inspired blouses was envisaged mostly for warm days, those...

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The Most Offensive Of All Fragrance Ads; Snow White And The Huntsman: The Nail Polish; And More…

May 30, 2012
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The Most Offensive Of All Fragrance Ads; Snow White And The Huntsman: The Nail Polish; And More…

Industry News May 30, 2012  1:33 pm Sophie Dahl’s unforgettable campaign for YSL Opium ranks as the eighth most offensive ad in the last 50 years, apparently. And by offensive, we’re assuming they mean iconic. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of its classic L’Eau Dynamisante scent, Clarins has taken over the windows at Colette...

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Defying the weather with winter brights

May 22, 2012
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Defying the weather with winter brights

23.05.2012 Written by Tania Braukämper Fashionising.com : Despite the abundance of black clothing that comes out with the cold weather, there’s no reason why bold, bright colours can’t defy the change in mood. Outside the Viktor & Rolf show at Paris fashion week an example of winter brights manifested in hot pink and vibrant...

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Traveling The Blonde-Brunette Continuum With Patricia Van Der Vliet

May 21, 2012
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Traveling The Blonde-Brunette Continuum With Patricia Van Der Vliet

Behind The Tear Sheet May 21, 2012  4:55 pm Patricia van der Vliet made headlines during the Fall shows as the first blonde model to go “severe brunette,” the season’s hair color of choice. After the Whittemore House’s Victoria Hunter gave the Dutch model a rich coffee dye job before the start of the New...

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Beauty And The Beat: Santigold Is Ready To “Leave All The Wackiness To Everyone Else”—Just As Long As She Can Have Her Green Eyeliner

May 18, 2012
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Beauty And The Beat: Santigold Is Ready To “Leave All The Wackiness To Everyone Else”—Just As Long As She Can Have Her Green Eyeliner

Beauty Insider May 18, 2012  4:25 pm A lot can happen in four years—just ask Santi White, a.k.a. Santigold, who released her debut album in 2008. Since then, there’s been blog buzz, Converse ads, copycats, and waiting—a lot of it, mostly by her patient fan base holding its breath for something new from the New...

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Clashing collar

May 17, 2012
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Clashing collar

Written by Tania Braukämper. It wouldn’t be a stretch to suggest that Miu Miu’s pointed, printed collars were the fuel that stoked the removable collar trend fire. Hanneli proves as usual that clashing prints really can work wonders. Photographed by the wonderful Vanessa Jackman, Hanneli paired a floral collar with a printed crop top...

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