Gold, chrome, copper plated nails … With H & H, the nail art trend took another step. The two creative minds behind H & H are Hannah Warner, jewelry designer and make-up artist Holly Silius.They’ve created a new concept of nail art that are steel-strong : metal nails that stick on the nail in an instant, with their double face patches making them resistant enough even for the wildest party night… We’re in love and they came just in time for the […]
In the memory of Nelson Mandela who died of a lung infection on 5 December 2013 at his home in Houghton, Johannesburg. He was 95 years of age and surrounded by his family. Written by Naomi Campbell. Excerpt from L’Uomo Vogue, November 2008 The prison and the enforced solitude. The fisted salute to the cheering crowds when set free in 1990. Nowadays Nelson Mandela continues to be a tireless champion of peace for South Africa and the entire world On 22nd of June 1990, a […]
Vogue Italia December 2013 issue : Photographer: Miles Aldridge Styling: Cathy Edwards Hair: Ed Moelands Make Up: Lloyd Simmonds Nails: Adam Slee Model: Agnete Hegelund Related articles Model Cards by Steven Meisel for Vogue Italia December 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com) Dita von Teese for Vogue Italia November 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com) ‘Vogue Beauty’ By Emma Summerton For Vogue Italia November 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com) Vogue Italia Talents : Graphic Attitude (thecitizensoffashion.com)
The first issue for 2014 of the British edition of Harper’s Bazaar stars a real supermodel : Christy Turlington. The American model was shot by fashion photographer Alexi Lubomirski wearing black and white outfits and she opens up to the magazine about her life as a young model and her life now as still one of the most requested models by the biggest names in the fashion industry. “Age has allowed me to be viewed in a different way. I’m not a threat […]
Versace Pour Femme Oud Oriental , as the name suggests , is a hot ticket for unforgettable lands. The scent was in fact created by one of the finest ingredients : a deluxe essence dedicated to women with a strong personality. A fragrance of nature , almost aphrodisiac , which opens with notes of Oriental Rose , Freesia and Saffron , develops its heart between Patchouli, Violet and Heliotrope, and finally closes with seductive notes of Vanilla, Sandalwood and Oud-Leather . […]
Eva Herzigova graces the cover of Sunday Telegraph.The supermodel was photographed during Cannes Film Festival this year by the young Francesco Carrozzini wearing nothing else but jewelry from The Red Carpet Collection by Chopard . “To wear jewellery like this, you have to be glamorous. Jewellery like this and glamour go together.” Eva Herzigova said. Sunday Telegraph Fall 2013 issue : Editorial : Romancing the stones Model : Eva Herzigova Photographer : Francesco Carrozzini Styling : Daniela Agnelli.
Pantone announced yesterday PANTONE® 18-3224 Radiant Orchid, a captivating, magical, enigmatic purple, as the color of the year for 2014. “While the 2013 color of the year, PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded creativity and originality, which is increasingly valued in […]
A touch of animal print will make any simple or minimal outfit to stand out. For this reason today on our gift list we added three beautiful leopard print accessories : Eugenia Kim “Liesl” fedora crown cap in leopard-print velour felt for $495, Meier Bruecher Paris gloves in leopard-print dyed haircalf (Italy) with brown lambskin palms for $425, exclusively at Bergdorf Goodman and Alexander McQueen knuckle-duster clutch in black/tan leopard-print haircalf for $2,085.
Asos’ design team led by Leandra O’Sullivan updated the Asos Black collection specially for the Christmas holidays and the season parties .Asos designers approach to this line is a combination of fashionable trends with vintage silhouettes and techniques , so even in one collection, things turn out very bright and very different .Here are five bright and distinctive dresses that can be great for the New Year’s Night which is very close.
At the Business Of Design Week in Hong Kong the Belgian couple behind A.F.Vandevorst will celebrate the 15-year anniversary of their brand with an event and the presentation of a precious pair of diamond boots made in collaboration with Diarough. They’ve met in 1987 while they were both students at the Royal Academy of Antwerp.Then their sentimental union (they are husband and wife) turned into a creative project called A.F.Vandevorst . The brand was noted immediately . Today A.F.Vandevorst celebrates its 15-year anniversary […]
The best definition of the philosophy of Topshop is the Christmas collection 2013 dominated by dresses or two-piece sets to make you ready for the Christmas parties or the big party between the years. A collection full of shine like it should be any collection dedicated to the parties of the end of the year .For admirers of architectural forms you can find complicated origami dresses, for retro enthusiast – velvets , satins and applications on vintage styles or sweet iridescent transparency . Sequins,velvet […]
If you ever asked yourself what’s in the vanity case of Victoria Beckham than you should know the secret is out. VB shared exclusively with Vogue Paris her beauty essentials. Dr. Harold Lancer’s Facial Polishes Victoria Beckham declares to be addicted to the Lancer Dermatology products : “First I scrub my face with the Natural Sea Mineral Polish, then I rinse with the Exfoliating Blemish Cleanser, a Salicylic acid and powdered pearl exfoliator.” Dr. Harold Lancer’s AM/PM Nourishment Treatment Stila Cosmetic’s SPF 20 CC […]
From ELLE.com : On the fashion industry’s lack of diversity: ”People hide behind the word aesthetic. They say, ‘Well, it’s just that designer’s aesthetic.’ But when you see 18 seasons in a row and not one single model outside a certain skin color…? There are people in the industry who are advocates, who support diversity. And there are people who do not. I don’t get it. Beauty is universal. These doors have to open.” How her modeling career started: “I came to New […]
The Givenchy Over Rose Collection Spring 2014 took its inspiration from the spring’s roses . Star of the collection are the Prismissime Lip & Cheek Palette which features a pink shade for everyone. The ad campaign in support of the Over Rose Collection is the model Ava Smith. The collection will be available in Japan from January 10 and internationally from 21 January and it includes the Prismissime Euphoric Pink Lip & Cheek Palette (£44.50), Rouge Interdit Shine lipstick in Rose Sensation (£22.00), Le Vernis […]
There are some things women will always buy even in the most difficult economic times : beauty products. It’s a proved fact! The beauty industry saw growth even now when we leave tough times and others industry are fighting to survive. And during the Big Crush in 1929 the only thing women didn’t stop to buy was lipstick. Today on our gift list goes a trunk full of beauty goodies. How does this sound? It does get better when this […]
MAKE UP FOR EVER Founder and Creative Director Dany Sanz’ inspiration for the new Midnight Glow Holiday Collection for 2013. “This festive new collection is inspired by the elegance and mystery of Venetian balls, where women would wear extravagant eye masks so they could carouse without being recognized,” Dany says. “These exceptional masks, embellished with lace and sparkling stones, hide their wearer’s identity while enhancing her beauty.” Dany has recreated those masks, but using glitter, rhinestones, and, of course, makeup. […]
To search for inspiration for its next shadow palette cosmetics brand Nars went to sunny Miami. The result is a cosmetic collection that reflects the spirit of the east-southern coast of America – an eye shadow and blush pallete, a lip gloss in a pink shade and a nail polish in a pink-peach shade. The Gift Set is a limited edition and sold for $ 75 in major U.S. stores – Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue.
Cindy Crawford graces the cover of Marie Claire Mexico December 2013 issue and stars in an editorial shot by John Russo and styled by Gerard Angulo depicting a strong and modern Mexican woman like the iconic Mexican actress María Félix.
The Kardashians Christmas Card 2013 is larger than life. Shot by elite fashion photographer David LaChapelle and rumored to have cost $250,000 for a photo! “The glam, golden, glitzy photo features the Kardashian-Jenner clan draped in black and posing in a graffiti-strewn, artistically-trashed carnival-inspired room, littered with dollar signs, pop art and magazines, that looks as if it was taken in post-Mad Max Vegas,” wrote People magazine about the photo and they added “photo seems to state that life as a member of the Kardashian […]
Chanel‘s nail polishes from the Christmas collection Nuit Magique are joined by two more colors, Cosmic and Magic. The Chanel Le Vernis in Magic remember the color of the night sky, and the Cosmic one looks like the Universe with its shining stars, creating a magic combination. The new shades are produced in limited quantities and are available from December 2 only on the official website of chanel.com.
Designer Antonio Marras has teamed up with the Italian cosmetic label Collistar, to release a line of cosmetics “Ti Amo Italia” , a declaration of love for its native Italy that will be on sale from February 2014. At a first , quick glance at the collection you can see the silhouette of a woman’s face . ” Elegant . Timeless. Poetic , ” as described by Marras , author of the sketch. A profile that is essential , sophisticated, almost […]
We are continuing the gift list today. So here it is our choice for today : the Chanel Golden Classic flap bag in ivory or black with quilted lambskin and gold-tone hardware. Also available in red. It sells for $2,900.
The king and queen of shocking Marilyn Manson and Lady Gaga features on the two provocative covers for Candy’s magazine fall 2013/winter 2014 issue. Candy Magazine is the world’s first transgender magazine, the celebrities appearing on the covers of it are always shot as drag divas . Therefore nothing had to change with Manson and Gaga . On one cover a tattooed Marilyn Manson sits on a bed dressed in a dress and sandals , and on the other in front […]
The Louis Vuitton’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection became the final chord of the nearly 16 years symphony that Marc Jacobs created for the historical French fashion house . One last hit of Jcobs for Louis Vuitton was the reinterpretation of the Noe bag. In Jacobs’ latest collection for LV it got different interpretations. Three variations of the bag are decorated with feathers and sequins in spectacular noir a tribute to the mood of the main collection . Others have more modest or no decoration […]
At the base is the saffiano, the textured leather from Prada. The main theme is the hibiscus flower, present in both womenswear and menswear spring/summer 2014 collections of the brand. There is the whole world of Prada in the new jewelry collection of the house. The collection includes bracelets, earrings and bracelets in different colors, such as orange, emerald green and turquoise and it took inspiration from the high jewelry of the ’40s. At saffiano leather joins the precious crocodile […]
Vogue Paris December 2013/January 2014 issue : Editorial : Queen Victoria Celeb : Victoria Beckham Photography : David Sims Stylist : Joe McKenna Make-Up: Diane Kendal Hair: Guido Palau
Vogue Paris December 2013/January 2014 issue : Editorial : Love Story Celeb : Victoria & David Beckham Photographers : Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin Stylist : Emmanuelle Alt Make-Up : Yadim Hair : Christiaan
Finding harmony with herself , Penelope Cruz is ready to talk about her philosophy on the world. The actress has decided to start with a reputable magazine, The Wall Street Journal. Penelope Cruz became the heroine of the new issue and appeared on the cover of The Wall Street Journal Magazine December-January 2013/14, being photographed by Alasdair McLellan and styled for the shoot by Anastasia Barbieri . In between the two premiers ”Born Twice” with Emile Hirsch and ” Advisor ” […]
Alexander Wang has created a collection for Beats by Dr. Dre, including an updated version of the studio headphones Beats Studio, urBeats earphone and speaker Beats Pill. The collection reflects the signature minimalistic style of Alexander Wang’s brand with a hint of luxury. The headphones are made in opaque black plastic with bright accents of light gold metal. Each item comes with a cover made of stingray leather with a gilded zipper. According to Alexander Wang , the designer is a longtime fan of […]
Lanvin together with the charity organization Dessine l’Espoir (Designing Hope) released a festive collection of handmade dolls. You can find already in the stores of the French fashion brand the limited collection of the four Christmas dolls. Designed by Lanvin’s creative director Alber Elbaz,the dolls were sewn by hand by twenty HIV-positive women from Swaziland,a landlocked country in southern Africa. Part of the funds received from the sale of the collection will be transferred to the charity Dessine l’Espoir.
Inspired by the holiday spirit ,Italian fashion house Giorgio Armani has released a delicious Christmas collection, Armani Dolci Christmas 2013.Chocolate and cakes from renowned brands can be tried soon. Armani Dolci Christmas 2013 consists in traditional Italian Christmas cakes Panettone, Pandoro, Veneziana and chocolate in the form of chocolate bars and candy . Filling the holiday decorations: sweet jams brought in the most interesting flavor combinations, they combine apples, pine nuts, raisins and mint. The packaging is luxurious. Cakes wrapped in an iridescent cardboard, tied […]
Vogue India November 2013 : Editorial : It Had To Be You Photographer : Signe Vilstrup Stylists : Priyanka Kapadia & Lorna McGee Hair : Keiichiro Hirano Makeup : Terry Barber Models : Kelly Gale, Gita Gale, Manu Bohra, Mariette Valsan, Nidhi Sunil, Natalia Rassadnikova, Anirudh Singh Kanecha, Chander Shekhar Bissa, Raghunath Singh Aaktali, Goverdhan Pareekh Related articles Caroline Brasch Nielsen for Vogue Paris December 2013 / January 2014 (thecitizensoffashion.com) Model Cards by Steven Meisel for Vogue Italia December 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com) Vogue Spain Brides : […]
The cold weather brings a serious issue with it : icy hands and there is only one thing that can resolve this problem : gloves. Don’t worry long gone are the times when gloves were just a boring accessory. Now the gloves can be found for every taste. Choose the Rick Owens black leather gloves above the elbow for the image of the femme fatale . Black-and-gold Rochas and DVF gloves if you are looking for a metallic touch. The gray with pink […]
Vogue Italia December 2013 issue : Editorial : Model Cards Models : Anna Ewers, Ophelie Guillermand, Cindy Bruna, Lexi Boling, Mariana Santana, Elisabeth Erm, Ola Rudnicka, Imaan Hamman & Gracie Van Gastel Photography : Steven Meisel Styling : Marie-Amélie Sauv Related articles ‘Vogue Beauty’ By Emma Summerton For Vogue Italia November 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com) Dita von Teese for Vogue Italia November 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com)
Inspired by the everyday life of Victoria Beckham, the Vie Privée (Private Life ) editorial from the December/January issue of Vogue Paris ,shot by the controversial photographer Terry Richardson and portraying model Caroline Brasch Nielsen on the streets of Paris in the steps of the much followed Lady Beckham. Vogue Paris December 2013 / January 2014 issue : Editorial : Vie Privée Photographer : Terry Richardson Stylist : Emmanuelle Alt Model : Caroline Brasch Nielsen Related articles Petition : Stop using alleged sex offender Terry Richardson […]
It is that time of the year again. So let the magic begin! Starting from today until the 24 of December we will help you to find the right gift for the loved ones presenting you gifts ideas from luxury to affordable, for her and for him or why not just for you! But remember that the most important is to give with your heart! Handsome, hand-blown, cultured, camouflaged, exotic, dandified, gilded, sparkly, spiked, surreal, vintage, fluorescent, fringed, fabulous, perfumed, precious […]
For its Art issue W magazine invites the American actor George Clooney to be its star. The magazine is catching up with Clooney that plays the leader of a special organization of museum directors, curators, and art historians who join forces to rescue the art stole by the nazi during World War II in the movie The Monuments Men which will make its debute in theaters in early spring. The actor that coproduced, cowrote, and directed the movie opens up about art and his love […]
The cover of the much waited of the 60th anniversary issue of Playboy magazine starring the one and only Kate Moss appeared today online. The British model shot by the duo Mert & Marcus dressed the iconic Playboy’s bunny costume for this anniversary issue . The photos are not high quality but until they’ll be made officially public you can quench your curiosity. To celebrate the event designer Marc Jacobs is hosting a soiree at the Playboy Club in London to celebrate his model friend Kate Moss’s turn on the […]
On the shelves of the concept store Colette in Paris and Miami( at the colette x Alchemist temporary drive-thru) is about to appear the Damien Hirst ABC clutch-book by Olympia Le-Tan to celebrate the annual art fair Miami Art Basel, from 2-8 December. The exterior of this unusual accessory defines traditionally the real cover of the album which is an anthology of the works of the most expensive contemporary artist , ordered in the classic alphabet. For example the letter D , is accompanied by the word «diamonds» and the photo of the famous […]
18 amazingly shades of nail polish in an understated glass bottle with an hourglass shape create the new nail polish collection by Giorgio Armani, which guarantee bright colors, incredible shine and easy application. The secret is the new formula that during application the gel texture transforms into liquid and hardens quickly . And also the use of two types of resin and crystal polymer that give shine and dry fast , and a special brush , wide enough , but with a thin edge for […]
A little less than a month before Christmas, Rimmel London reveals the backstage photos that portray the one and only Kate Moss with a sparkling festive look for the new campaign, titled Out Of This World Christmas 2013. The make up proposed by the British brand for this party season is a bright and intriguing : the eyes are marked with black, but with a touch of light (thanks to a silver eyeshadow from the Christmas Collection 2013 line) , […]
Vogue Japan January 2014 issue : Editorial : Thinking Sporty Model : Karlie Kloss Photography : Patrick Demarchelier Related articles Karlie Kloss for Vogue Brazil November 2013 (thecitizensoffashion.com) Video: Karlie Kloss Gets Fitted for the 2013 Victoria’s Secret Show (nymag.com) Karlie Kloss Shows Off The Underboob (refinery29.com)
White and candid. Or black, studded with colorful stones. Necklace of pearls.Micro clips with brilliants and rhinestones, with a touch of colorful plexi, large hoop earrings, bracelets with fluorescent plastic details and rings.It is the new Bijoux collection signed Miu Miu. Available now in all stores of the brand. Related articles Miu Miu’s jewelry shoes for Christmas (thecitizensoffashion.com) Lea Seydoux and Adèle Exarchopoulos for Miu Miu Resort 2014 Ad Campaign (thecitizensoffashion.com)