I love following fashionistas that I admire who look a little like me. This thinking stems from years of growing up where the beauty ideal was uber-gorgeous blondes that dominated the runways and fashion magazines during the 90s. While I loved the original Supermodels, I couldn’t really relate to any of them (except for Naomi Campbell). I remember even as a teenager being frustrated when women like Claudia Schiffer and Stephanie Seymour would be interviewed, divulging their makeup secrets and favourite red lipsticks and nothing they suggested ever suited me. Case in point, gorgeous blonde model Daniela Pestova being interviewed and stating that her favourite red lipstick of all time was Max Factor’s “Drumbeat Red”. At the time of the interview, I was a 16-yr-old, makeup-obsessed nerd who ran out to buy that too-orangey lipstick that ate up half of my allowance. My thinking was: “If it looks great on her, it’ll look good on me, right?” WRONG. Sigh. Continue reading An Interview with a Fashion Idol of Mine: Harper’s Bazaar’s Chrissy Rutherford
The House of Balmain has just released a sneak peek of its Fall/Winter 2015 campaign featuring famous sister acts Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Gigi and Bella Hadid, and Joan and Erika Smalls (ashamed to say that I didn’t even know that Joan Smalls had a sister).
The campaign is super glitzy, very 80s and very Mario Sorrenti…the famous photographer who shot the campaign. Keep scrolling to see the gorgeous shots. Continue reading Sister Act! Balmain’s Newest Ad Campaign
As spring nears, I’ve been thinking about lightening up my nail colour palette. I am usually drawn to dark rich colours, such as Chanel’s Rouge Noir (also known as “Vamp”), but these can feel pretty heavy for spring time.