02 mars 2015

‘Wild Tales’ Boldly Catalogs the State of Civilization

Road rage, parking fines and weddings are unlikely subjects designed to showcase criminal inhumanity, but “Wild Tales” – from Argentina – takes those common themes and provides some lessons on the breakdown of our civilizaton, in a momentous prologue and five stellar stories. Personally, this is the nominated film that should have won the Best Foreign Language Film, because of its commonality and recognizable expression. After the audacious prologue, the titles are shown over animals in the wild, which in actuality we still are, and... [Lire la suite]
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26 février 2015

Ellie Goulding's dress is fit for a princess at Elle Style Awards

'Love Me Like You Do' singer Ellie Goulding channeled her inner princess last night as she stepped out wearing a beautifully elegant gown for the Elle Style Awards. Dressed to impress, Ellie made sure to stun on the red carpet in her pink and lace gown and we're loving her girly look! Wearing an Alberta Ferretti design, the blonde beauty looked fit for a fairtytale in her designer dress. Her gown featured a sheer pink skirt - giving onlookers a glimpse of Ellie's enviable pins - with intricate lace detailing on top. As she made... [Lire la suite]
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14 février 2015

Bollywood actors back Jabong Online Fashion Week

Actresses Neha Dhupia, Kalki Koechlin and Esha Gupta along with actor Kay Kay Menon and supermodel Carol Gracias spruced up the Bollywood quotient at the preview of the second season of Jabong Online Fashion Week (JOFW), aimed at providing a platform to budding talent. The exclusive preview, which took place here at The Grand Wednesday evening, witnessed the actors walking the ramp for various designers. Kay Kay, who flaunted a creation by designer Rahul Singh, looked dapper in a cream coloured traditional kurta-pyjama. He completed... [Lire la suite]
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12 février 2015

Talking theater with ‘Bridesmaid’ Traci McGough

Weddings can be a crazy thing. Just ask Traci McGough, who takes on the role of Charlie in “Always a Bridesmaid,” the story of four friends who promise to be in one another’s weddings regardless of what happens. The show’s on stage at the Titusville Playhouse’s Second Stage weekends of Feb. 13-22. We asked McGough, a veteran actress at the playhouse and Titusville High grad, a few questions about acting, life and food. Photo: www.graziadressau.com Just the facts How old are you, ballpark? “Let’s just say we’re in our 40s.” ... [Lire la suite]
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10 février 2015

Get a chic preview of Sacramento Fashion Week 2015

This year's Sacramento Fashion Week kicks off Feb. 15 with a Launch and Boutique Show at the California Auto Musuem. From Feb. 15-21, Sacramento Fashion Week hits city runways over seven days filled with style-related events designed to help Sacramentans embrace their inner Anna Wintour. From three shows highlighting the region’s hottest talent to a film exhibition connecting the two creative industries, here’s a rundown of what’s going on during the city’s biggest fashion showcase. Launch and Boutique Show Feb. 15 To kick off the... [Lire la suite]
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07 février 2015

Best Looks of the Week: Gabrielle Union's Floral Sheath Dress, Jessica Alba's Black Crop Top Combo & More

No shortage of chic this week! (So much was going right on the red carpet, in fact, that we've upped the best looks count from five to six.) We were smitten with celebs in Valentine's-ready colors, like Lily Aldridge, who sported a slim pink Roland Mouret shift dress for a photo call at Victoria's Secret Herald Square in New York City on Feb. 5. The supermodel paired her look with red lips and brown leather sandals, further proving that mixing warm tones can work in winter. Photo: cocktail dresses adelaide Gugu Mbatha-Raw,... [Lire la suite]
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05 février 2015

6 places you never knew you could get married

In recent years, wedding planning has become somewhat of a competitive sport, with couples constantly feeling the need to one-up each other in the quest for the perfect “big day.” Even though every couple has a different view on what constitutes the ideal venue for their special occasion, the one thing that isconsistent among all brides and grooms is the desire for it to be memorable.And who doesn’t get excited at the prospect of being somewhere unique andfabulous to say “I do!” In the past couple of decades, we has seen a huge... [Lire la suite]
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03 février 2015

Couple cancels traditional wedding to give back to others

"Shocked and frozen." Those are two words that Mark and Ismini Svensson say perfectly describe their families' reaction to their unique wedding plans. Instead of having a typical ceremony, complete with cake and family photos, the couple chose a different path: To celebrate their love by sharing good deeds across the country with people they'd never met. For past two years, the newlyweds have been spending their wedding budget to perform one act of kindness in each of the 50 states. The Svenssons plan to complete their mission this... [Lire la suite]
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30 janvier 2015

Don't let these February fashion events pass you by

Is it just me, or is 2015 just whizzing by at warp speed? I can still taste Christmas dinner, and yet Sunday marks the start of the second month of the year. My conclusion: Planning ahead is a must! So, my friends, here's the heads up on three fab fashion events happening in February: *Remember RunwayTranslator.com editor-in-chief Michelle Bremer, of Deal Divas Fab Friday fame? From 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 11, she's hosting "All Access Neiman's" at Westshore Mall. Michelle -- a fashion expert, stylist and blogger with more than 20... [Lire la suite]
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28 janvier 2015

Woman Who Married Herself Says ‘Wedding’ Was About Self-Love

Over the weekend, news quickly spread of a woman who had staged an elaborate wedding ceremony to marry herself on her 40th birthday. Yes, you read that right.Herself. Yasmin Eleby, a kindergarten teacher in Houston, hadn’t been in a serious relationship for six years. But the lack of a significant other didn’t stop her from getting hitched and inviting 160 guests to the Houston Museum of African American Culture to witness the occasion. She went all out, buying a ring to mark the occasion—an amethyst-and-diamond eternity... [Lire la suite]
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