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Givenchy’s “Chola Victorian”

My first thought when I glimpsed the beginning Givenchy model as she strode onto the runway with her hair slicked into kiss-curls around her temples, and braided into rows at the back, along with her pronounced septum rings and striking face … Continue reading

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Yo, Bro

Father’s day can be a smidgen tough for me. My father wasn’t there with me from a very young age, and I wonder sometimes, on this day in particular, what it would have been like – if he had been … Continue reading

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Say Good Bye To Paris (For Now)

“I was in search of simplicity,” Ackermann said backstage, and women around the world are rejoicing. Not only did he create lucidity within the clothes he sent done the runway, but a collection with a chic, elegant and graceful slant … Continue reading

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Cannes Fashion Still Going Strong

The movies, festivities and jaw dropping fashion continue at the 66th Cannes Film Festival. Nicole Kidman once again to WOWS in a strapless blue printed L’Wren Scott (from their public displays of affection, her husband Keith Urban agrees completely), and … Continue reading

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Canne’s Best Looks – Nicole Kidman A Standout

Hollywood, actors, models and directors from around the world descended upon the French Riviera yesterday. The 2013 Cannes Film Festival will showcase over 90  movies – with about 20 films competing for the Palme d’Or, from May 15th to May … Continue reading

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More Musings On Paris Fashion Week

I doubt I could describe Alexander McQueen’s latest foray on Fall fashion any better than vogue.com’s Mark Holgate, so I won’t. I’ll leave it to his summation of the collection which captured my reaction distinctly, “Sometimes, like at the small … Continue reading

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Last Night’s Oscar Fashion Standouts

Last night’s red carpet looks were a tad on the safe side yet with the 85th Oscar telecast holding no surprises and somewhat of a snooze fest, the pre show extravaganza outside Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre was the most memorable part … Continue reading

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Trend Report – Accentuate The Waist

This fall is all about accentuating your waist, it’s the trend to emulate this fall – the hour-glass figure of the ’40’s and ’50’s. Think Bridget Bardot (20″ waist) and Elizabeth Taylor (21″), who both managed to have the tiniest … Continue reading

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My Wish List

I hit up my usual favorite haunts for this weeks list of wishes. Mostly I dreamt big, and of course my #1 favorite is the Alexander McQueen unicorn, skull and flower knuckle box (for a whopping $2455.00) – the embroidery … Continue reading

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