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China Entering New Era of Haute Couture with Difré

We were excited to learn that Fashion Designer Frédéric Luca Landi and Artistic Director Diana Law have announced their joint collaboration in a series of Fashion Projects for the upcoming year around the globe. These projects envisage to a strong French-Asian concept and works through the fine craftsmanship of Parisian Haute Couture. Their first showcase […]

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Cfda Honors Rei Kawakubo

Photo by Pierre Antoine via Huffington Post Comme des Garçons founder Rei Kawakubo is to be honored 4th June with film director John Waters handing her The International Award at the CFDA Awards. Kawakubo is credited for bring a palette of black, dark gray, and white to our wardrobes along with an anti-fashion attitude. Next […]

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Behind the Label with Fashion Designer Persy Yaniv

Designer Yaniv Persy moved to Paris in 2007 where the classic Parisian elegance and masterful drape of local fashion designers influenced him. Persy went on to collaborate with John Galliano, Donna Karen, Lanvin  under Albert Elbaz, Apostrophe, Roberto Cavalli, in 2009, Yaniv Persy finally established and  launched his own label,  Ltd. His researched pieces, of net embroidered craftsmanship with classical sophistication […]

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Beauty Trends: Pretty Pouts

Here are the main lip trends for this fall – dark red, classic red, and nude. DARK ROMANCE Darker shades of red, such as cherry and burgundy, dominated the runway during fall 2012 shows. Deep and delicious hues were seen at Gucci, Botteg Veneta, Rochas, and Viktor & Rolf. Keep the goth chic vibe on […]

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Beauty Trends: Focus on the eyes

Fall season is coming closer, which means that it’s time to update the careless summer make-up routines to a new level. For inspiration, I’ve gathered my favorite trends from the runway for fall 2012. ALL IN THE BLUES Blue comes in variety of shades, from muted lavender shade at L’Wren Scott, to electric blue at […]

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Beauty Inspiration: good save the queen

 Mask by Vittorio Ceccoli For Spring Summer 2013, we are looking at different directions to channel our inner queens from around the world. Italian stylist Manuela Mezzetti along with Make-up artist Barbara Montanari have created different looks drawing on some of the directional beauty trends of the season from aqua hued blues, statement colors, bold primaries, pewter […]

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Beauty Inspiration: Doppio Sogno by Anna Breda

Italian photographer Anna Breda teamed up with stylist Manuela Mezzetti for the new editorial Double Dream. Make-up artist Barbara Montanari takes us into fall beauty with a feast for the eyes with two directional looks. Dusted chestnut eyes are having their moment as the autumnal shade warms the face. Dark romantic nails and lips create […]

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Beauty Editorial: Candy Crush by Regina Davertzhofen

Our latest beauty editorials checks in to 90s clubbing all grown up and now playing house with rose and  pistachio colored locks that lead back to perky, playful, and punky attitude to suit what could best described as Victorian Punk aesthetic. If you are scared to bleach and then color, opt for frosted rinse instead, or […]

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Mountain Maidens at Christine Phung

Photographer Donald Gjoka goes backstage at Christine Phung’s highly anticipated show at Paris Fashion Week following up on her ANDAM prize last year in category “First Collections”. You can see Phung’s strong appreciation of prints and materials, not just by looking at the runway, but by exploring her inspiring moodboards backstage. Her little details like […]

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ASVOFF 7 Opening Ceremony in Paris

ASVOFF Founder Diane Pernet with the evening’s Master of Ceremonies Caroline De Maigret This year for the seventh edition of A Shaded View on Fashion Film Festival we were in for some real treats at the opening ceremony, and the talents on showcase continued throughout the weekend. Works from illustrious names such as Alejandro Jodorowsky, […]

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