The Oscars 2012 gala and the afterparties including Vanity Fair and Elton John’s bash brought Hollywood’s A-List together to honour the night’s big winners in style. As of the fashion trends, there were mostly classics: impeccable shades of red, beautifully shimmering gold ensembles, timeless long sleeve gowns and elegant all-white.
Monthly Archives: February 2012
Fashion is (not) for the birds when it comes to this Spring. The time is now to experiment with colours and prints so why don’t you try a free-spirited, and visually flattering bird print? Dozens of fashionable avian interpretations were presented in Marc by Marc Jacobs, and Carolina Herrera to inspire fashionistas all over the world to refresh their wardrobes.
Wherever you are, one thin’s for sure: the ladylike floral print on your dress will make heads turn! Enliven a tired wintery wardrobe with these fresh and flattering editor’s picks from Issa, Mary Katrantzou, Matthew Williamson, Milly, and Valentino Red.
Want to get gorgeous, on-trend hair you’ve seen on the red carpet? Let Katy Perry, Mila Kunis and Kim Kardashian inspire you to try on a new hairstyle! Achieve an unforgettable look by incorporating 20s finger waves, a cute braided bun or a bold beehive.
Cap toe pumps? These shoes are just the thing for ladylike polish! Take back your elegant empire and rule with the stylish sovereign of the classic and iconic cap toe pumps and sandals as seen in Louis Vuitton’s Spring 2012 fashion show.
2012 Grammy Awards was not only a star-studded music award gala but also one of this year fashion’s biggest nights. From top-notch hair including slick ponytails, and blown-out hair to the most desirable Haute Couture gowns, it was a pretty intense “fashion” show filled with memories of the late Whitney Houston.
Check out the latest beauty trends to get your eyes, brows, cheeks and nails ready for Spring 2012! Take advantage of flirty faux eyelashes, perfectly groomed strong eyebrows, fresh bronzed cheeks and flawless vintage-y half moon manicure.
Sail smoothly through the seas of style in aquatic pieces. This season, designers are fascinated by the underwater world as an oceanic wave was riding the Spring 2012 catwalks. Modern Mermaids were seen in: Peter Pilotto, Giorgio Armani, Versace and above all, Chanel where Florence Welch arose like Botticelli’s Venus on the giant mock shell.
Spring 2012 Haute Couture fashion shows were either girly: adorned with lace and floral detailing (Christian Dior, Elie Saab, Giambattista Valli), or edgy: featuring bright neon colours and extravagant silhouettes (Versace, Jean Paul Gaultier). Let’s see what designers suggest just in time for the award season.
In Spring 2012, makeup artists have gone two separate lip ways by adapting either a bold classic red lipstick (as seen in Christian Dior, Jean Paul Gaultier) or a demure nude pout (Burberry Prorsum, Rodarte). Both ways are equally trendy now so read on to find your own way to the perfect pout!