Check out Vanessa Paradis’ new Fall 2008 campaign for Miu Miu. She looks hot as a futuristic superhero, but I personally think Ms. Paradis is better suited to boho-chic labels like Sonia Rykiel or the classic Chanel. Not familiar with Vanessa Paradis? She’s the French singer/actress/model keeping Johnny Depp’s feet warm at night. The couple [...]
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Check out Kate Hudson’s stunning new ad for David Babaii for WildAid, a styling product line featuring natural and renewable ingredients such as volcanic ash, blue algae, and white ginger among many more. And, the products are not only great for your hair, but also great for the environment; they’re free of sulfates, parabens, petrochemicals, [...]
Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola and his daughter Sofia are the latest to be featured in the Louis Vuitton core values campaign. Shot by Annie Leibovitz, the ad features dad sitting with script in hand, in the middle of an engaging conversation with his daughter amongst the beautiful scenery of Buenos Aries, with a Louis [...]
An estimated 900 mourners attended the June 4 funeral for fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent, including President Nicholas Sarkozy and first lady Carla Bruni (who modeled for the designer at one time), actress Catherine Deneuve, and designers Vivienne Westwood, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Valentino, and John Galliano. The funeral was held at Saint-Roche church near the Louvre.
Angelina Jolie appears ravishing on the cover of the July issue of Vanity Fair. In it, she speaks of pregnancy, motherhood and her always-expanding jet setting family. On being pregnant: “I love it. It makes me feel like a woman. It makes me feel that all the things about my body are suddenly there for [...]
Apparently, SJP is a little irritated that she wasn’t told that the silver Nina Ricci creation had in fact been worn before, by none other than Lindsey Lohan in a Harper’s Bazaar shoot a few months back. At least Sarah Jessica can take comfort in knowing that she looked much more fabulous than LiLo.
French fashion legend Yves Saint Laurent died late Sunday at his home in Paris. Battling illness throughout most of his life, the designer succumbed to a brain tumor at the age of 71. Yves Saint Laurent’s 40-year career revolutionized the way women dressed, introducing menswear to women’s fashion putting women in pants and tuxedos. Catherine [...]
Not quite. The footwear company has reportedly tapped LA based designer Rozae Nichols to design a 14-piece outerwear line. The collection will feature a selection of jackets and sweaters, all with Ugg’s signature stitching. There have apparently also been talks for an Ugg 2009 handbag line.
Patterns are IN, IN, IN this season! Which is why you should try plaid. This classic style gets a modern update all over the runway this year with new and interesting details. This Elizabeth and James Bonfire shirt stands out as a mix between masculine and feminine (side note: it was designed by the Olsen [...]
I am so thrilled to announce that Coco avant Chanel is in production, starring French actress Audrey Tautou (of Amelie fame) set to play legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel. Directed by Anne Fontaine, the film will cover the designer’s life pre-Chanel, from learning to sew in an orphanage as a child, to making costumes for [...]