Friday, 23 September 2011
Cartier the famous french jewellery house has launched this season's must-have sunglasses. Exclusively adorned with an exquisite array of 188 collet diamonds weighing in at 7.5 carats, it screams sheer retro glamour. These custom made 18k beauties are truly one-of-a-kind luxury and are priced at $25,000.
Thursday, 22 September 2011
La Triennale in Milan is currently hosting the LV exhibition celebrating Marc Jacobs' helm as creative director. It is showcasing 30 key looks dating back to 1998 when Jacobs took control. Katie Grand has curated the exhibit and true to form, added a quirkiness to the mannequins - speedy bags as heads! The exhibition coincides with a store opening on Via Montenapoleone and Milan fashion week - let's hop on a plane.
Wednesday, 21 September 2011
Wednesday, 7 September 2011
Designer Jac Langheim is taking latex to the next level - couture! Latex is usually associated with fetish and dominatrix's but this designer is carving a niche in the high-end market. Her AW'11 collection featured corseted dresses, tops, suit pants and skirts that look futuristic but upon closer inspection, are a sophisticated take on the classics. The rubber she uses receives the "silk" treatment which leaves the rubber silky smooth and eliminates the need for a lubricant or powder dressing aid. Langheim's work is timely given that many established designers are taking inspiration from fetish - she is definitely one designer to watch.
Monday, 5 September 2011
The beginning of spring means time to think about gorgeous spring fashion. So what's on my spring hit list? Colour blocking, the maxi dress (or skirt) and something striped, teamed with stunning shoes to reflect your style and personality. Don't forget the bag for your must-have tube of red lipstick! Ladies, you are now ready to look amazing!