29 novembre 2014

More Plot Twists Than ‘The Maltese Falcon’

Seventy years ago, Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart burned up the silver screen as they fell in love while filming “To Have and Have Not.” “You know how to whistle, don’t you, Steve?” she uttered in her husky voice, leveling her gaze at his. “You just put your lips together and blow.” He let out a wolf whistle, and after the fictional couple shimmied off the island of Martinique, the real-life actors married in Ohio. But the romance between the couple’s son, Stephen Bogart, and Carla Soviero didn’t combust à la Bogie and Bacall.... [Lire la suite]
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27 novembre 2014

Ugandan designers seek cut of Africa fashion market

Mention African style and the fashion crowd thinks Lagos, or Johannesburg. But Uganda's emerging designers — using a mix of local craft and global savvy — are hoping to give them a run for their money. Fashion in the east African nation may be viewed as frivolous by many, with the industry under resourced and local designers facing fierce competition from cheaper secondhand clothes and Chinese imports. But tickets for Kampala's first ever Fashion Week earlier this month sold out swiftly, with models strutting the catwalk showing... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2014

Lady Gaga nearly flashes all in plunging harlequin dress as she steps out in Paris

She is hardly a conservative dresser. But fans of Lady Gaga got more than they bargained for when she stepped out in Paris on Sunday night wearing a harlequin iridescent dress - and nearly exposing her nipples. Gaga's visually stunning ensemble was created by costume designer Jack Irving, a 21-year-old recent graduate of Central St Martins College of Art, London The chart-topping star, real name Stefani Germanotta, celebrated the final 24 hours of her Artpop tour by being typically exhibitionistic in the French capital. Source:... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2014

Fashion notes: The black (tie) and white of formal menswear

Fashion etiquette. There’s a contradiction, if ever there was one. Fashion refers to trends; etiquette refers to what’s traditional. Sounds ever so simple, doesn’t it? Yet as much as we like to disagree with the role that our clothing choices play in terms of opinion, and how much we love to boast that we’re beyond the days of dressing for dinner, it manages to cause its fair share of distress. Most (if not all) of this is caused by our fine selves, and all of the rather unnerving terms that we use to categorise and label one... [Lire la suite]
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19 novembre 2014

Polo club: the power of a white turtle-neck

With the days growing shorter and the snow piling up, winter is here seemingly quicker than Ohio could have expected. This means a whole new realm of fashion, filled with boots and sweaters, has opened its doors and keeping up to date on all the latest winter fashion trends can be a formidable task. Heather Marcello, store manager at Express Southern Park, detailed the trends for this upcoming season. “One trend that should meet every closet is capes and ponchos. They should be paired with a tight pair of leather or patterned... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2014

BEST DRESSED: 2014 TeenNick Halo Awards

The 2014 TeenNick Halo Awardsmay not air until the end of this month, but the stars have already walked the red carpet - in style! This is the one award show that honors kids (like you) and their contribution to their communities, and the stars cannot help but want to help celebrate. Some of our favorite stars walked the red carpet to show their support and wanted to be a part of honoring these incredible kids! Even though the night was about five amazing kids, take a look at our five best dressed stars of the night! Be sure to let... [Lire la suite]
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12 novembre 2014

Chelsea Clinton Debuts Svelte Post-Baby Body on Red Carpet

One hot—and inspirational—mama! Since giving birth to her daughter, Charlotte, on Sept. 26, Chelsea Clinton has been at home getting to know her little lady. But on Monday, Nov. 10, the former First Daughter finally stepped out for her first post-baby public appearance at Glamour's 2014 Women of the Year Awards in New York City. Clinton, 34, walked the red carpet in a black, sleeveless dress with floral embroidery—a look that showcased an already slim waistline. She also added metallic pumps to her ensemble for a dash of shine. The... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2014

Victoria Beckham's Fashion Flair Evident In Women Of The Year Awards

Another one of Victoria Beckham'ss fashion inspiration was revealed during the recent Harper Bazaar's Women of the Year Awards. Meanwhile, it has been reported that the fashion icon is supporting her son, Romeo Beckham, all the way as he leads the Burberry Christmas campaign 2014. The 40-year-old fashion icon was stunning at the Women of the Year Awards held recently at Claridge's hotel in London where she wore an elegant black halter neck maxi dress. The former pop star revealed another stunning Victoria Beckham fashion style as... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2014

Miranda Lambert CMA Awards Outfit Changes: Which Look Is Your Favorite?

Miranda Lambert basically had the best night ever at the CMA Awards. Not only did she take home four trophies, but she also had an epic number of outfit changes. Okay, maybe not Carrie Underwood-level epic, but the “Platinum” singer did change a total of five times, a personal record. Catch a recap of all her looks below. Picture by white formal dresses “I tried on pretty much everything that exists in Nashville,” Lambert told PEOPLE of her pre-show style prep. “I have five changes to make. I’ll be sprinting in my heels... [Lire la suite]
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05 novembre 2014

Boilersuits bring on fashion’s industrial revolution

Ghostbusters? On the Style pages? Bear with us. The 80s classic might not seem like the most fashionable of film references but, with its 30th anniversary prompting a rerelease this year, and a new film looming, it’s time to reassess the sartorial influence of the guys who saved Manhattan from the Marshmallow Man. Forget Sigourney Weaver’s line in possessed seduction, or Janine the secretary’s collection of statement earrings, and focus on the boys. It’s all about the boilersuit right now. The work uniform of Venkman, Stantz and... [Lire la suite]
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