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Fashion & Beauty

There are so many amazing new blues out this season, but these two have caught my eye… and my heart.


Carola Remer wears not only Tom Ford’s clothing perfectly, but also his new makeup line (heavily anticipated, yet to be released) in Vogue Germany’s September issue.

W Magazine Makeup 8

If you didn’t think that Freja Beha Erichsen and Sasha Pivovarova could have anymore of a WOW! Factor, well just check out their amazing spread in this month’s W Magazine photographed by Mario Sorrenti.

Fflur Hiraeth Collection 1

Fflur’s spectacular final collection has been populary received. Flowing and feminine in style, it features elaborately hand-cut leather detail.

Bliss Lau 1

Bliss Lau’s fall 2011 collections features leather creations with leather fastenings, that are much more romantic and soft that anyone would expect. Campaign shot by Eric Guillemain.

Arizona Muse Coming Step 1

Arizona Muse is the face of up and coming Korean label, Coming Step. Arizona teams up with photographer Daniel Jackson to create the understated yet stylish fall 2011 campaign.

ALLEGRI Fall 2011 1

Allegri is known for its extensive fabric research to create garments that are stylish, functional and waterproof without loosing their softness and supple features.

Century Properties and Missoni Officials

Two companies from opposite ends of the world, both rooted on the same foundations of a rich history, respect for family values and a culture of passion, creativity and quality, have forged a partnership for a one of a kind condominium development in Asia.

Sam Fine

The global prestige cosmetics brand for women of color appoints celebrity makeup artist Sam Fine as its Creative Makeup Director.

Kim Kardashian Wedding

Well, no one knows if Kim Kardashian’s marriage will last, but her wedding day makeup sure did. Kim, who is known for her over the top makeup, surprised us all by keeping her signature look. Personally, I think she even toned it down a bit.

Documentary Jacquelyn Jablonski New York Fashion Week 1

For, Kevin Tachman accompanied Jacquelyn Jablonski on the first day of NYFW earlier this year, creating this series of black and white images, titled Snow Day.

Coco Chanel Paris Apartment 3

Here we are able to take a look into Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel’s luxurious Paris apartment, which exudes glamour, sophistication, style and elegance above the Chanel boutique.


The new and highly anticipated Burberry fragrance Body is due out in September, but they respect your opinion so much they are asking us, the consumers, to be the samplers.

Fashion Night Out

Global sensation, actress, designer, best selling author, and mom Nicole Richie is set to kick off Fashion’s Night Out at Beverly Center on Thursday, 9/8. Following Mayor Villaraigosa’s welcome of the event to Los Angeles at Beverly Center’s Center Court, Nicole Richie will be the hostess for the first of two runway fashion shows.

Frederique Constant

Frédérique Constant’s incredible success story started back in 1988, when married couple Aletta and Peter Stas founded the brand in hopes of creating and developing luxury watches at reasonable prices.


Set to debut during New York Fashion Week, on Fashion’s Night Out, the new Fiat 500 by Gucci limited-edition models represent the perfect combination of craftsmanship and style, and bring together two of Italy’s most respected brands.


Barneys New York, the luxury department store, announced today that it will be participating in Fashions Night Out on September 8th by donating 10% of Barneys’ Madison Avenue flagship store’s sales and 10% of sales from the entire day and evening to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.


The Park Avenue Muff Clutch from Bodhi FW 2011 is no different: an ingenious bag that fuses elegant uptown looks and practical versatility.

Christian Louboutin Shoes

Fashion is one industry where copyright laws are often unclear. Christian Louboutin is accusing Yves Saint Laurent of mimicking their iconic signature red soled shoes.


If they weren’t hot enough at the moment, Olivia Wilde and Emma Stone have been named the new ambassadors of Revlon. Joining huge a-listers like Halle Berry, Jessica Biel and Jessica Alba, Stone recalls her early love for the brand watching her mother use the brand and also recalling the moment she was finally able to wear it herself.

Proenza Schouler Spring 2012 RTW 1

Googie architecture. Ever heard of it? Probably not. But you’ve definitely seen it. The roadside architecture that defined the diners, hotels and motels of 1950s Americana was the jumping off point for the hotter than ever Proenza Schouler boys.

Candice Swanepoel Terry Richardson 4

Fashion photographer Terry Richardson shoots Candice Swanepoel for his online photo diary, without all the glamor and gloss you may expect from a Victoria’s Secret Angel.


Monique Péan, Wall Street banker turned eco-friendly jewelry designer & philanthropist, creates sustainable fine jewelry inspired by indigenous cultures. Monique uses eco friendly, sustainable, conflict free and fair trade materials and donates 10% of its profits to a charity.

I Can't Seem to Get Rid of the Horses 4

The collection is a transformation of her own recurring childhood fantasies of wild horse adventures into wearable jewellery pieces.


Allesandra Guerra Lanvin, 30, daughter of an Italian father and Turkish mother, raised in the middle of a family where elegance, beauty and art were important. Lanvin is married to the grandson of Jeanne Lanvin, founder of the couture house.