Essence and truth nestles in dreams, where time does not exist and reality is the result of imagination. Haute Couture lives of imagination as well, distinguishing itself from attentions and rituals that place themselves out of time. The more its value is intimate, secret and personal, the more it is real.
A seamless fusion of geometry, metallics, graphic florals and an underlying essence of athleticism; the Spring/Summer 2017 collection explores the coexistence of urban and natural spheres, interpreting contemporary femininity through its opposites.
Transpose the ambiance of 31, rue Cambon without copying every detail. That’s what Karl Lagerfeld had in mind for the presentation of the Spring-Summer 2017 Haute Couture collection at the Grand Palais. In a décor inspired by the 1930’s and Art Deco, the setting recalls the mirrors that reflect the grand staircase leading up to the CHANEL Haute Couture salons.
“La La Land” ruled Sunday’s Golden Globes, winning a record-breaking seven statues, including best musical or comedy, and acting honors for Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in the musical or comedy category. In fact, the movie won every prize it was nominated for.
Editorial Let It Bleed blends the boundaries between simplicity and sophistication, the subtle backdrop dominated by classic elegant clothes perfectly flows with colors that are bright and gaudy, sometimes mixed to form patches of colors sometimes individually applied all over the outfit.
Through his music acclaimed Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi added his voice to the eight million people from across the world demanding protection for the Arctic. Einaudi performed one of his own compositions on a floating platform in the middle of the Ocean, against the backdrop of the Wahlenbergbreen glacier (in Svalbard, Norway).
Daughter of one of the most iconic fashion queens of the 1990s and 2000s CR (for Carine Roitfeld), now director of her own fashion magazine, Julia is also mother of a little 4 year old daughter, Romy. A model, muse, stylist, designer and art director, Julia chatted with L’Officiel on her life as a kid and growing old. READ MORE
Deadly Ponies is thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration with renowned French Jewelry house, Atelier Paulin. The ‘Pony Girl’ collection celebrates Deadly Ponies’ distinctive moniker in a series of striking pieces; hand toiled in silver and gold. READ MORE
The KENZO X H & M collection … now we have only 24 days to wait and it will hang in stores. You keep it up? Your hunger for this collection is quite evident and to appease here is the lookbook of the collection. READ MORE
Bars? Been there. Fancy gym? Seen it. Of all the perks of a luxury hotel, a solid day spa trumps any facility – unsurprisingly, it’s nothing less than five-star service from the moment you set foot onto the mezzanine at QT Sydney, home to the hotel’s award-winning designer day spa ‘SpaQ’.
We’ve seen her on the Victoria’s Secret runway but this time, she is lending her Mediterranean Renaissance beauty to another fashion giant, Bulgari. The Italian jewelry house introduces supermodel Lily Aldridge as their newest Brand Campaign Ambassador for their Larger than Life Campaign. READ MORE
Summer, especially Aussie ones can bring out some of our best sun kissed memories, also reflecting a little bit in the mood as well. That feeling is perfectly encapsulated in a jar that we know today as Mediterranean Honeysuckle . READ MORE
Ninety years ago, today, Fendi came to be. This powerhouse of a brand started humbly as a fur and leather goods dealer by Adele and Edoardo Fendi. It’s after the five Fendi sisters took over is when the house saw a new wave of appreciation. READ MORE
Madeline Poole (better known by her Instagram moniker, @mpnails) has been instrumental in making nail art a fixture in the fashion world. Her clever, eye-catching designs have been seen in various publications (Vogue, Bazaar, Numero,Wonderland) and runways (Stella McCartney, Prabal Gurung, 3.1 Phillip Lim). READ MORE