Military style is one of this season’s most sought after trends. Gold braiding, double-breasted brass buttons, shoulder epaulettes – military frogging combines all the best fashion features of aviator chic and Russian Tsars’ period.
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Everyone’s wearing studded bags! Studs are a must-have fall trend twice in a row (last fall studs were also very en vogue) and they are a key element of a Boho style which is especially popular among celebirties.
Eye make up is playing first fiddle in the current season, so it’s understandable that it has to be both eye-catching and colourful. The trendiest eyeshades for fall 2009 are: violet, blue, gold and pearly.
For the couple of seasons the main beauty trends were based on either accentuation on eyes or lips. But this fall is the time of a so called Total Look, extreme eyebrows and daring red lips!
Resort 2010 offers the conception of “options for the hunter and the hunted”, which means that on one hand you can choose animal prints and be a game and on the other one you can turn to a hunter and go for a classic khaki and beige.
Nicholas Kirkwood is not Christian Louboutin’s competitor in the shoe industry, just because his shoes – apart from the killer heels – are totally different. He is a 28-year-old Central Saint Martins’ graduate and a luxury shoe designer whose name is getting bigger and bigger on the designer scene.
Fur has always been a leading trend for fall and winter and this time it is hotter than ever. Stoles, boleros, coats – fox, mink, sable. It can be subtly dyed or just natural. Julien Macdonald, J. Mendel and other designers present their suggestions for the upcoming season.
As seen on almost every catwalk, a strong-shoulder trend with its 1980s roots will help you stay en vogue this fall. Strong shoulders are related to a Dynasty-style look and it has been promoted by BCBG Max Azria, Anne Valérie Hash or Hervé Léger.
Cannes is said to be an international film festival, where critics concentrate more on films and their artistic values rather than on commercial issues. This may sound like the stars themselves are not that important part of the festival, but let’s be honest – we care about what Angelina and Aishwarya wore and how they strut their stuff on the red carpet.
A show to die for! This year it was called The Model as Muse Embodying Fashion Costume Institute Gala. Who was there? Rihanna, Victoria Beckham, Mary-Kate Olsen, Kate Hudson, Jessica Alba, Kate Moss etc.