September 18, 2012
Bold eyebrows and eyes dyed in vivid color are the 2013 make-up trend. Models pose during backstage of the Antoni & Alison show at London fashion week.
August 19, 2011
London is the new fashion capital according to the Global Language Monitor. London has overtaken New York City first place as the Top Global Fashion Capital for 2011. New York had reclaimed the crown from Milan last year.
For London’s first place contributed two fashion icons. First is Kate Middleton who married The British prince William and became the duchess of Cambridge. And the second event is the tragical death of British designer Alexander McQueen. The media interest focused on this two events.
London and New York were followed by Paris, Milano, Los Angeles, and Hong Kong. Barcelona, Singapore, Tokyo and Berlin rounded out the top ten. Previous to this, New York had been the top fashion capital for five years running. Berlin and Singapore broke into the Top Ten for the first time.
The Top 10 Global Fashion Capitals for 2011, change from previous ranking, and commentary follow.
July 28, 2011
Model Anna V is wearing an exceptional Bvlgari watch at the Oscars 2011. Extremely elegant Bvlgari snake watch for every formal attire at every glamorous occasion and red carpet event. The jewellery goes perfect with the elegantly cut formal gown with deep slits.
Ponytail hairstyles at the Oscars 2011.
Reese Witherspoon’s 60′s mod retro hairstyle with major volume at the crown by Sylist Renato Campora. And Nicole Kidman’s Brigitte Bardot-inspired voluminous ponytail hairstyle by David Babaii.
April 14, 2011
A fuller figure appears to be all the rage this season, especially with hit TV shows such as Mad Men taking center stage this year! The must-see shows stars have featured in a variety of style magazines, revealing tips on how you too can look both sophisticated with a fuller figure.
The plus size dress industry has also grown vastly in the past couple of years and has allowed those with fuller figures to purchase high fashion clothing with the correct fit for their shape. There is also an assortment of plus sized dresses available that work to enhance the fuller figure by accentuating those enviable curves.
The key to looking good whatever size you may be is to invest in plus size clothes that fit your shape perfectly. The best way to do this is to invest in a piece that has been tailored to your shape solely. By getting your dress handmade you will not only ensure the perfect fit, you will also be able to ensure it keeps in with your own unique style. Of course this can be pricey, but luckily certain sites out there, such as One Stop Plus, have tailored clothing, especially made for fuller figures.
The fashion scene is quickly evolving to tailor to those with fuller figures and now on trend pieces are available in an assortment of sizes, there are in fact a variety of boutiques and brands that have recognize the demand for larger sized labels and therefore specialize in plus sizes alone.
Your everyday basics and must-have essentials are possibly the easiest to source in larger sizes and come in the shape of denim, casual tees, shirts and skirts. Dresses are probably the trickiest to source, especially if you wish to purchase something for a specific occasion. However, there are many popular brands who have all the latest trends for plus size ladies, allowing you to invest in a look that consists of elements taken from all the latest fashion trends.