Archives for January 2012

The 2012 Best Dressed of the SAG Awards Goes To…

Rather than droning on about what we loved, lusted and loathed from the Screen Actor’s Guild Awards this past weekend, we’ll just tell you about our absolute, without a doubt favourite, to-vie-for outfit… [Read more…]

Empire State of Sasha: Becherovka Liquor Tour Edition

Every once in awhile, I get the opportunity to see and do really cool things in New York City.

One of the latest things that I got to experience was a luxury liquor [Read more…]

Be a Total Sweetheart with Victoria’s Secret!

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We all know I’m obsessed with Victoria’s Secret. [Read more…]

Spring 2012 Couture: Valentino

Airy elegance.

Without a doubt our favourite collection from S/S 2012 Couture belongs to Valentino.

Looking at the pieces feels like Pier Paolo Piccioli and Maria Grazia Chiuri channeled their inner English garden and traveled back in time to inquire after such with Jane Austen. [Read more…]

Spring 2012 Couture: Jean Paul Gaultier Remembers Amy Winehouse

Why don’t you come over, Valerie?

While, Amy Winehouse was musically a unique talent with a powerhouse voice that can’t easily be replicated, her style, however, can.

For his S/S 2012 CTR show in Paris, Jean Paul Gaultier did just that.

From her winged eyes, to the beauty mark, to the ciggies, to her beehive — Amy was in da houseee! [Read more…]

Spring 2012 Couture: Christian Dior [VIDEO]

Between the black crocodile patent scales and floral designs, the Spring 2012 Couture collection from Christian Dior is extremely [Read more…]

Amnesty International + Bob Dylan = Chimes of Freedom 2012

Pete Seeger is on there, as is Joan Baez.

Queens of the Stoneage is one there, as is Carly Simon.

K’NAAN is on there, as is Dave Matthews Band.

Adele is on there, as is Jack’s Mannequin.

Kronos Quartet is on there, as is Flogging Molly and Joe Perry. [Read more…]

Butter London “Rosie Lee” Ombre Tutorial & Swatches

Ombre is in!

Whether it’s on the red carpet or the catwalk, it’s the latest trend.

What is ‘ombre’ you ask? [Read more…]

Autumn/Winter 2012: Versace Menswear

If you paid attention to the Versace collaboration with H&M, between the vibrant prints, plunging cuts and short hems, you probably were, like me, curious to see what the Italian label would produce for the runway.

Disappoint, Donatella Versace certainly did NOT.

Excess, theatrics, bold use of colour and a nearly subversive-military [Read more…]

Autumn/Winter 2012: Dsquared² Menswear

It’s kind of like a Hipster met James Dean met Kurt from “Glee” met a member of a contemporary version of the Rat Pack.

That’s what I think of when I see Dean and Dan Caten’s AW12 menswear collection for Dsquared² at Milan Fashion Week.

For some [Read more…]