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PFW Autumn/Winter 2014: Chanel’s Beauty Details

PFW Autumn/Winter 2014: Chanel’s Beauty Details

I loved the neon looks that the models were wearing on the supermarket catwalk. It’s fun and its a fun twist to the classic cat-eye look. I’m not sure how wearable the pink is in real life, but the neon green… A perfect Summer beauty look! If you’re interested in the exact products that were(…)

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PFW: Valentino Autumn/Winter 2013

As a Dutch girl, Valentino’s latest collection certainly struck a chord with me. Inspired by the Old Dutch masters, particularly Johannes Vermeer (the painter of Girl with a Pearl Earring), it was nice to see Maria Grazia and Pier Paolo’s interpretation of the old Dutch culture. I love the thigh skimming embellished shift dresses, especially(…)

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PFW: Alexander McQueen AW13

I’m guessing that Sarah Burton must be enjoying reruns of The Tudors during her pregnancy, because this latest collection certainly seems inspired! More fitting for the haute couture week, I don’t quite see how this master pieces will transition to the shops later. Absolutely stunning pieces, almost magical with the way they have styled the(…)

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Elie Saab Spring Summer 2012

    “Color Shock” was the theme behind Elie Saab’s latest collection,  and in the designers speaking terms (where soft shades usually reign) a surprise it was.  I have always adored his designs, they are utterly stunning. I spoke about the couture show here, and as usual I was not let down by his latest(…)

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Paris Fashion Week Backstage Beauty

Here’s our PFW beauty looks that caught our eyes so far:   3D Make-up at Gareth Pugh The Ghost with orange lips look at Rick Owens The I’m a bit “cooky” look at Haider Ackermann Bold and bright at Viktor and Rolf The 50′s tattooed rebel at Jean Paul Gautier The wet look still goes(…)

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Chanel Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

The invitation hinted at perhaps an aquatic theme, with the wishy washy colours… It did not say that the entire Grand Palais would be transformed into a massive underwater world, complete with rocks, coral and shells (all in white). This season, pearls are Karl’s new must-have accessory, but not as we know them. Models wore the(…)

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