Christmas Made Extraordinary by Selfridges and Bruce Weber
November 29th, 2012
Selfridges has captured the magic of Christmas with creative director, Alannah Weston and world renowned photographer, Bruce Weber.
Drawing on all things extraordinary, Weber has crafted a surreal interpretation of Christmas — an eccentric concoction of the contemporary, traditional and wondrous, the cast of characters includes a bewitching ballerina, an impactful boxer, a Rasta Santa, wistful fairies, a Grace Jones-inspired vision alongside miniature ponies and sleigh trotting nonchalantly through the Beauty Hall, a truly extraordinary vision of Christmas.
POLISHED AT POLISH FASHION WEEK
November 1st, 2012
Fashion is a universal language of personal expression and creative vision, and nothing proves how fluent the global fashion community is more than the dozens of “fashion weeks” that occur each year. Right now Polish Fashion Week has just begun and we’re already starting to see some inspirational photos of bundled up attendees. Check out this extensive slide show to see who’s wearing what!
THE FASHION SCENE
October 31st, 2012
There are few events in LA that bring in the most stylish personalities quite like a private film screening. For Hollywood starlets, this is the place to showcase their latest fashion acquisitions with well known NY fashion photographer. Take a peak into the elite film scene and catch a glimpse of some of the most coveted outfits to grace the (off) screen.
CREEPING INTO FASHION
October 30th, 2012
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and sometimes fashion can straggle away from the divinely gorgeous all the way to the grotesque and bewildering. In light of All Hallows’ Eve, take a peek into some of the “creepiest” editorial photos taken over the years, featured in some of the most revered publications. But beware, these eerie photos are the stuff of nightmares.
CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY
October 27th, 2012
With all the holiday advertising campaigns coming out this week it’s hard to remember that we haven’t even celebrated Halloween yet, but we’re far too distracted embracing all the Christmas cheer to care. Just make sure you don’t miss Asos’ New Year’s Eve video featuring chart topping singers Azealia Banks and Ellie Goulding. The teaser is just a taste of the online superstore’s entire campaign, which will feature each of the singers channelling their inner Christmas spirit!
KRAZY FOR KARLIE
October 26th, 2012
The success of a model greatly depends on her ability to “blend” into any show for any designer, but there are a privileged few who rise above the mass of faces walking down the runway to the status of icon, and Miss Karlie Kloss is well on her way to this level. The 20 year-old model has already been featured in about a dozen campaigns this season, and that doesn’t even count all of her featured editorials. Click the link to check out her best campaigns so far, and remember to keep your eye on Karlie.
October 25th, 2012
It seems like collaborations are what’s trending right now, and this most recent bit of news could be the pièce de résistance of the season. Academy Award-winning actress, Penelope Cruz, and her sister, Monica Cruz, have taken their fashion talents to a new level by partnering up with Agent Provocateur to produce a fifteen piece luxury lingerie collection entitled L’Agent. Check out Monica Cruz modeling some of the new pieces in the video commemorating this exclusive collaboration.
BOOK OF MOSS
October 24th, 2012
There are few models who have achieved as high a level of recognition around the world than the über-famous and ultra- fabulous Kate Moss. In her new book, which reads like a visual journey of travelling through her extensive career in front of the camera, the British model makes clear that she’s got brains as well as the obvious beauty. Be sure to preorder the book so you can show it off as soon as possible as a centerpiece on your coffee table. Click the link to flip through some of the images featured in the book.
October 23rd, 2012
Ivy league schools tend to set the highest standards when it comes to receiving the best undergraduate education, but for students of fashion there is only one elite university that matters. Teen Vogue University is actually a weekend-long conference hosted by the publication, offering the top stylist and fashion students in the country the chance to attend over 500 lectures and speak with fashion insider icons. Click the link to see which students stood out the most at their 7th annual event, predicting the next decade of fashion with their individual takes on style.
MEMOIRS OF A FASHION EDITOR
October 20th, 2012
If you think being the creative director of Vogue Magazine has a glamourous lifestyle, then you would be correct; but you have to imagine that it wasn’t always like that. In her soon to be published memoir, Grace Coddington traces over the bumpy path she followed throughout her career, starting out as a young model and making and breaking her way up to the industry’s most prestigious publication. Click the link to read an exclusive excerpt at Vogue.