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My Week with Marilyn Monroe

My Week With Marilyn, has spurred an influx of enquiries as to how to achieve the classic look Michelle Williams wears so well as she play timeless style icon Marilyn Monroe. In addition Williams was photographed by Annie Leibovitz for Vogue in character; a further legacy to Monroe’s immortal image.

Christmas Collection – Les Scintillances De Chanel

Discover the Gold, Red and Light Harmonies of Les Scintillances de Chanel. A complexion sculpted in ivory, shimmering eyes, vibrant red lips and nails. The promise of radiant beauty.


Harrods unveil their Christmas display revealing an enchanted crystal forest. On each floor select goods are customized and in the beauty department some classic products have been embellished with the Swarovski luxe.


Shaggy coats, shearling jackets and wool gilets. It’s time to get tactile as outerwear turns textured for winter.


For the Heros issue V Magazine, Lara Stone dresses up as a pink haired Elizabeth Taylor, strutting her stuff for legendary photographer Mario Testino, in a fashion editorial titled Big Girls Need Big Diamonds.

Oscar de La Renta Live in Love

Oscar de La Renta knows that fragrance is about who you are, not about what celebrity is pushing it. So, he has created a beautiful scent that women will wear for years to come.


McQ announces the opening of the McQ flagship store in Spring 2012 and a debut show at London Fashion Week.

Miu Miu Banned Advertisement

It’s quite disturbing that one of the countries that I love the most, that supports & breathes fashion perhaps more than the city we reside in (New York City) are banning one of Hailee Steinfeld’s Miu Miu ads.

Roberto Cavalli Tel Aviv Fashion Week

Headlining the week’s festivities, Roberto Cavalli showcased his Spring/Summer 2012 collection on Monday, November 21st.

Daphne Guiness for MAC Cosmetics

Heiress, muse and fashion icon Daphne Guinness is the latest to hop on the MAC Cosmetics capsule collection bandwagon.

Arizona Muse, Stella McCartney SS2012 Runway
Dita Von Teese Lingerie Collection, Von Follies by Dita Von Teese, Launching Exclusively at Target Australia

Dita Von Teese Lingerie Collection, Von Follies by Dita Von Teese, Launching Exclusively at Target Australia

Gagas Workshop Barneys

Barneys New York, the luxury specialty retailer, opens GAGA’S WORKSHOP and unveils its holiday windows.

Versace Boutique

If you’re about done hearing so much about Versace these days, well… Get over it, because there’s a hell of a lot more where that came from.

Valentino Museum

With the accelerated advents in technology, social media outlets in particular, the general public is becoming more and more acquainted with the real people behind the big fashion labels.

Fashion Icon Donna Karan Launches Urban Zen Integrative Therapy Program at UCLA

When world-renowned fashion designer Donna Karan’s husband, Stephan Weiss, was dying of lung cancer in 2001, she was distressed that there was no place in the New York hospital that offered yoga and other meditative therapies to ease his suffering.

Miranda Kerr by Terry Richardson 1

Miranda Kerr photographed by Terry Richardson for Terry Richardson’s Diary

Tom Ford SS2012 Collection Preview 7

The collection was not without its interspersed winners – the raffia work was astonishing, particularly in those long sheered skirts banded in leather – the collection’s best offerings for sure, but the overall feeling felt borrowed, displaced.

Laura Mercier Limited Edition

As a lover of all things Laura Mercier I was excited to discover their two new Limited Edition Portfolios.

Lady Gaga Terry Richardson Book

During an almost year long global odyssey, renowned photographer Terry Richardson brilliantly captured the intimate, random, behind-the-scenes moments of Lady Gaga in all aspects of her life.

Alexander McQueen Backstage Video

Alexander McQueen introduces a short backstage film, created by Sean Frank, featuring exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of Sarah Burton and the Alexander McQueen team.


On Thursday 17 November, The Very Best of Versace for H&M launches at Selfridges, women’s street on the Ground Floor.

V74 by Terry Richardson

The bold bright colors that Aaron de May used were brought to life even more by the amazing and tight shapes he kept to on the model’s lids.

Christopher Kane Runway SS2012

The beauty of no makeup can be as beautiful as adding it. These runway shows decided on a natural no mascara look.

Joseph Altuzarra CFDA

As could be expected from such a fete, the crowd pedigree was top-tier, with designers, industry insiders, models and the young Hollywood starlets all making the rounds, schmoozing between drinks and the chicken pot-pie main course (nice touch CVFF).