Archives for June 5, 2009

Chanel Rumor Alert! Lagerfeld out Elbaz in?

Barbie by Karl Lagerfeld

Rumor has it Karl Lagerfeld will not renew his contract at Chanel. Not only that, but Albert Elbaz will take his place and Olivier Theyskens will take Elbaz’s place at Lanvin.

Earlier today [Read more…]

{iStyle} A tribute to Christian Lacroix

As you may have heard, Christian Lacroix filed for bankruptcy, as many others in fashion have done or are desperately trying to avoid. Lacroix’s name has been synonymous with high fashion and french luxury for over two decades. He has designed for Pucci, Hérmes, Patou, and his label was founded with LVMH.

Christian Lacroix "Absynthe" Parfum: Vlada Roslyakova by unicorn.humper

His work has been displayed in museums, his advertisements have been stuided in schools and he was given the Chevalier de Legion d’Honneur for his work. However, Lacroix [Read more…]

{iStyle} Dress Me Up in My Love

Cinderella by *slumberdoll via DA

This week’s {iStyle} will be guest blogged by: Sasha H. Muradali

Every little girl dreams of that one day; that faraway day in never-neverland when Peter Pan would swoop down onto her window sill and take her away into the forest of imagination.

I find as we get older we grow out of our childhood fantasies and tastes; often we hide them and indulge secretly. It’s a hidden part of our lives that no one sees. We keep it hidden away because exposing it exposes us. No one likes to be exposed: open and raw for the world to see. It’s a weakness. We don’t like [Read more…]