Monthly Archives: February 2014

Dior’s Blooming Bouquet with Natalie Portman

It comes as no surprise that Dior features actress Natalie Portman in their latest campaign for their newest fragrance – Blooming Bouquet, which is an expansion to their iconic Miss Dior fragrance. It’s launch celebrates the anniversary of the original Miss Dior fragrance and Christian Dior’s first runway show. The campaign, photographed by Tim Walker features gorgeous portraits of Natalie Portman wearing a Haute Couture Dior dress designed by Raf Simons. The video campaign titled “La Vie En Rose” and was directed by Sofia Coppola....

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Lebanese Christina Debs Joins Forces With Mounir Moufarrige

Mounir Moufarrige, president of luxury watch firm U-Boat has joined forces with Franco Lebanese designer, Christina Debs to roll out her fine jewellery creations worldwide.  Inspired in the main by the Phoenician princess “Europe”, whose name was used 600bc to define the boundaries of what is known today as the Europe Continent, Christina Debs presented her collection during Fashion Week, in Paris this February. Since May 2013, Europe’s effigy is on all 5 Euro banknotes and will adorn within 18 months all Euros denominated banknotes. Christina Debs started her fine jewelry business in 2008. She holds Diamond grading Certificates from the GIA and HRD, and in jewelry from L’AFEDAP. L’Ecote de la rue du Louvre, and L’Ecole Boule in Paris, where she lives since many years. Christina is a new wave designer, merging craftsmanship with contemporary accents, with a clear idea on Identity. Her inspiration...

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H&M Studio Brings Nonchalant Elegance to Paris for Autumn 2014

H&M Studio, the new name for H&M’s seasonal collection of key pieces, presented its autumn 2014 catwalk show during Paris fashion week. The look of the season: nonchalant attitude of the 21st century, mixing feminine with masculine styles. The collection will be available in around 250 stores worldwide, as well as online, from September 4, 2014. The mood of the collection was dominated by a mix of feminine with masculine, with slip dresses and draped tops worn under men’s blazers, biker and aviator jackets. Fabrics included silk crepe, silk satin, fine cashmere and velvet. fake fur coats added texture, with detailing from sequin and stone embroidery. For the show, the historical Grand Palais was transformed into an abstract cityscape, with graphic architectural lines and billboards punctuating the space. At the head of the space was a stage, on which HollySiz gave a live performance throughout...

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Jennifer Lawrence in Miss Dior’s New Campaign

The new campaign for Miss Dior’s bag reflects a young woman who has a strong personality with a unique self-confidence and back to represent the brand for third time is Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence. Photographed by Patrick Demarchelier, the campaign combines Dior’s elegance and Lawrence’s glamor with Demarchelier’s artistic touch…  ...

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Add Some Faux Tattoos to Your Cuticle

Would you like to add some oomph to your manicure? You can easily do so with Ciaté, a British brand that has recently introduced an innovative nail trend that’s will definitely be the next big thing in nail art. Meet the Ciaté Cuticle Tattoos, a faux tattoo for the cuticle. From intensely pigmented colors to designer-inspired manicures, Ciaté’s original polishes, textures, kits, and treatments will transform your nails into the ultimate statement accessory. These super simple transfers make a cute fashion statement and a tattooed look without the needle. The Ciaté Cuticle Tattoos set includes 10 sheets in 5 different designs and it sells for $12. Available at Sephora.com These transfers easily wash away when required. To minimize damage to your design avoid contact with oils....

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