Created by Peter Philips, Chanel’s global creative director for make-up, mesh lashes were applied to the lash line, edges blurred with graphite pigment, to create the appearance of blown-out black shadow for a deep, dark, eerie eye. The exaggerated mesh cut outs seemed smeared and smudged in effect for a sinister day-after-the-story-before smoky eye. The oversized [...]
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Three of our favourite models: Karlie Kloss, Joan Smalls and Karmen Pedaru celebrating backstage just minutes after the Haute Couture show of Atelier Versace Spring Summer 2013!!!!
For those of you who might not know much about her, Stella Tennant, she is a 42 year-old ex top model who had an extraordinary career and still walks the catwalks now for major fashion houses like Chanel and, in this case, Atelier Versace. She was born in Scotland to Scottish nobility (her mother is Lady [...]
Elie Saab Haute Couture fashion show ended, as in the best tradition, with a bridal gown. Here is a detail of the beautiful lace, hand embroidered with pearls and crystals.
Well, you know I like taking pictures of backstage moments to see what the life in the fashion business is really like. Models are surely really busy backstage, but they sometimes read a book or chat on their mobiles while waiting for the make up session to start. Here is the backstage of Christophe Josse [...]
Here is a picture takes backstage at Christophe Josse Haute Couture collection last week in Paris. Silhouettes are simple and a neutral choice of colours matched with the intricate embroideries result extremely elegant and sophisticated. Of course the gallery we shot backstage will appear shortly, but for now this is the picture I chose to show [...]
Another picture taken backstage at the fashion show of couturier Alexis Mabille. His collection was elegant and charming, feminine and so very desirable. Of course I will show you a larger gallery of this incredible Haute Couture collection, but for now here is a little preview of what to expect. What do you think?