FocusOnStyle.com – Focus on Style, the online fashion magazine for can-do chic. Get your edge on everyday style and make the most of what you’ve got in our magazine + blog! Renew your look with scads of fashion tips, beauty hints, runway fashion photos, and shopping from former stylist and fashion expert, Sharon Haver. So chic, so you! It’s the fashion advice that you don’t want to miss.Published on January 20, 2009
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Narciso Rodriguez to the front again…Michelle Obama in Narciso RodriguezHope in modern elegance continues with Michelle Obama’s selection of a gorgeous, simple chic and timeless beige coat and slender skirt ensemble by Narciso Rodriguez for yesterday’s We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration At The Lincoln Memorial.Published on January 19, 2009
“Oh honey, he speaks the ugly truth about Carrie Bradshaw doppelgangers…The Saturday Dish: There really can be too much of a good thing when it comes to trends. As William Sledd rants on in his newest video this week, he speaks the trendy truth, “When you have on a bunch of trends, you tend to NOT look trendy at all… just like you’re trying to hard.”Do William’s math: trendy dress + trendy gladiator sandals = hot mess.”Published on January 18, 2009
“Goldie (Golden Globe) Locks…Christina HendricksI have to say that glamour was the name of the game in Hollywood for the 66th Annual Golden Globe awards! I am a big believer in “less is more” when it comes to fashion and that was evident in the style of most of the ladies. The gorgeousness on the red carpet this time around looked line new Hollywood returned to the 1950′s old Hollywood allure.Rene ZellwegerThe red carpet fashion is amazing, however many of you can’t just run out and buy Christina Hendricks’s awesome black gown, Kate Winslet’s well-structured sophisticated black dress, or you may not wanna try Renee ZelweggeraPublished on January 16, 2009
Do not fear the Blush…Blush applicationOk, here’s the skinny on blush… People tend to fall into two categories when it comes to wearing just the right amount of blush: none and none!A bit of blush can take you from appearing sickly to snazzy in just a few seconds. Going paleface is especially important at this time of year when a little flush of warm cheeks is just the beauty picker-upper that you need.You cannot help but notice the women who wear an overload of cheek color that makes them look like they escaped from the circusaPublished on January 15, 2009
“Jennifer LopezOkay, we have our red carpet fashion favorites at tonight’s Golden Globe Awards, and even one big “what was she thinking?” Love it or leave it, Jennifer Lopez , pictured right, in an almost recreation of her past pluging Versace, La Diva Lopez knows how to get attention… we are really hoping that it looks better in person and sorry that Mr. Blackwell isn’t here to tell us why.”Published on January 12, 2009
and even one big "what was she thinking?" Love it or leave it, in an almost recreation of her past pluging Versace, Jennifer Lopez, La Diva Lopez knows how to get attention... we are really hoping that it looks better in person and sorry that Mr. Blackwell isn't here to tell us why.", pictured right, we have our red carpet fashion favorites at tonight's Golden Globe Awards
Most fresh-faced fashionistas associate the British-born French singer and actress Jane Birkin solely as the muse for the iconic Hermes Birkin bag.And, perhaps, as the mother of modern muse and singer Charlotte Gainsbourg, from her relationship with Serge Gainsbourg, or her other daughter actress, model, and designer of her eponymous Lee Cooper denim collection, Lou Doillon, from her relationship with Jacques Doillon. That’s a whole lot of French chic pop culture namedropping, which is what makes Birkin’s new autobiogrphical album, Enfants d’Hiver a Francophile must-have.Published on January 12, 2009
“Behind the scenes at the H&M photo shoot and what to wear on a budget…Spring 2009 – H&M; Photographer: Peter Gehrke Spring 2009 – H&M; Photographer: Peter GehrkeRetro Romantic, Timeless Tailoring, and Art & Architecture are the big, affordable fashion trends at H&M for spring – summer 2009.Take a behind-the-scenes video invitation at a photo shoot for ways to style the looks and commentary from Scott Schuman of The Sartorialist, Camilla Morton the fashion journalist Harpers Bazaar & Vogue.com, Sophia Neophitou the Editor in Chief 10 Magazine, Ann-Sofie Johansson the Head of Design H&M, and the photo shoot’s stylist Robert Rydberg.Take note of the style shorthand from the video:”Published on January 10, 2009
“A little sexist, absolutely! But genius just the same…50K to zap out of ZapposHere’s a marketing ploy that falls somewhere between a left-handed compliment, a Henny Youngman wannabe, and a crack that a country club gent would gloat about over a gin and tonic and a smoke, “It only cost me $50,000 to stop my wife from shopping at Zappos.com!” Bah-dum-dum.Noting the company blog, it appears that “due to the tsunami of calls received in 2008 by the Zappos Customer Loyalty Team from spouses of loyal customers lamenting that the web site was causing relationship and”Published on January 09, 2009
Get Focus on Style fashion updates on your cell phone…FocusOnStyle MobileLife is fast and we are always moving, but you don’t want to miss one fashionable thing. Don’t fret, http://FocusOnStyle.mofuse.mobi is all you need to add to your phone and you will have our sparkling beauty, style, and fashion content on the go. So easy, so good, so chic!For a faster set-up fix, snap the FocusOnStyle QR CodePublished on January 09, 2009
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