At the Movies - Quintessence
It feels as if spring might actually be on the way. And with the hope of warmer weather comes the urge to get out and go – somewhere, almost anywhere. I’m dying to take a trip, envious each time I … Continue reading →
La storia delle paillettes, il decoro dei faraoni che Joan Crawford portò alla luce del sole
Solo per aristocratici, poi per sole vamp, poi accessorio del glam rock: ne ha fatta di strada il dischetto luccicante, prima di diventare il caro amico di tutti.
Royal Post: Charlotte Casiraghi Graces the Cover of the September Issue of Vogue Paris
Vogue Paris is aligning the fashion issue September 2011 cover to the Royal sympathy wave going strong worldwide with Charlotte Casiraghi as photographed by Mario Testino. Source
Audrey Hepburn and the Holy Tinity of style, a look back at her enduring style
Audrey Hepburn is among what I call The Holy Trinity of Style, the other two being Jackie Kennedy Onassis and Princess Grace. These three women are, in my opinion the most influential and enduring icons of style in the twentieth century.
1966: Paco Rabanne, Spanish fashion designer at work. He started his career in fashion by creating jewelry for Givenchy, Dior, and Balenciaga. He started his own fashion house in 1966. He used such unconventional materials as metal, paper, and plastic for his outlandish and flamboyant designs. In 1968, he began the collaboration with Puig company, and as a result of it perfumes of Paco Rabanne began to be marketed.