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In a nod to the iconic images Richard Avedon shot for Gianni Versace throughout the 80′s & 90′s, Steven Meisel’s latest campaign for Spring 2012 features Naomi Campbell, Karen Elson, Kristen McMenamy and Daphne Groeneveldare striking glamorous Amazonian poses set against a simple backdrop.
Together they embody an evocative state of strength and modernity and bring Cavalli’s heady vision to life in a series ofREAD MORE »
Photographed by Alasdair McLellan, Emporio Armani’s latest campaign for S/S 2012 features a trio of models on the streets of Hong Kong in the label’s graphic, minimal separates under the creative control of Giorgio Armani.
Shot in signature black & white, the campaign serves as a visually stimulating reminder of just how easy to wear and classic Mr. Armani’s sartorial vision is.
Each look, from theREAD MORE »
While designer collections make their runway debuts months before they hit sales floors, it’s not usually until we see the ads circulate that we get a clue to the bigger picture behind the season’s story and along with that a dynamic dose of dreamy inspiration.
And judging by the Spring 2012 ads that have hit the web so far, it’s clear that many of our favoriteREAD MORE »
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I’ll Have What She’s Having: A cashmere wrap that does double-duty from red carpet to staying snuggly on an airplane
Finding something to elegantly top an evening gown is no easy matter when, realistically, you’re not on the glamourella circuit. Wouldn’t it be fab to find a wrap to stay warm on your way out from the limo to the venue and wear it to stayREAD MORE »
Camping out on a long line is not for the chic of heart. Here are some top Black Friday and Cyber Monday fashion and style sales so you don’t have to deal with crazed crowds…
Shopbop has got to be a favorite e-tailer at FocusOnStyle. Well-edited fashion pieces and an easy to navigate web site.
Perfecto just got better when you type the special code, BIGEVENT fromREAD MORE »
Kristen Stewart and Ashley Greene, the starlets of Twilight’s “Breaking Dawn,” are being touted as striking a fierce fashion face-off against each other at the movie’s recent premiere and while we think that’s just a bunch of Hollywood hype for you, we have to admit that in our books, Stewart’s ensemble(and date!) clearly make her the winner.
For one, Greene’s(above & below) strapless scarlet floor-lengthREAD MORE »
Gorgeous designer dresses at fantastic savings: YES
Dealing with crazed crowds and internet crashes: NOPE
Scheduling your day for a “flash” online sale: FORGET IT
>> READ: Discount Designer Style Tips- Life secrets for looking great on the cheap
It’s sample sale time in New York, but there are some warehouse-friendly prices online too. I pulled a few timeless chic pieces for you to think about… click fast, theyREAD MORE »
The elegant, controlled theatricality of Dita Von Teese’s work, lifestyle and sense of dress made for a fitting match as she escorted designer Jean Paul Gaultier to the opening of his retrospective at the Dallas Museum of Art this week.
We’re loving her JPG gown with its asymmetrical military inspired bust and haute Parisian dose of subtle flair. -NaveedREAD MORE »
Besides the now iconic cone bra’s he outfitted Madonna for in the early 90′s, the highly controversial Hasidic-inspired collection for Fall 1993 and the many in-your-face ethnic influenced collections ripe with rigorous tailoring that have followed, fashion’s original enfant terrible, Jean Paul Gaultier, will forever be a designer who’s done much more than that in our books.
Long before today’s mega names associated with showmanship like John Galliano and Alexander McQueen,READ MORE »
Late morning lushness break: Watch the the new film directed and styled by Anna Dello Russo featuring Karolina Kurkova in the Giorgio Armani Fall/Winter 20111-12 Boudoir collection.
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