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Saturday ESPRESSO NEWS

5 Espresso Shots of Fashion News…

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The Iconic Ruby Slippers To Travel To London

The original ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in The Wizard Of Oz will be travelling to London for an upcoming exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum. The ‘Hollywood Costume Exhibition’ will be the first time the slippers have ever been on public display outside the US. The exhibition will launch on October 20 and run until November 18 {just enough time for the slippers to return home before Thanksgiving… as The Wizard of Oz is televised every year as the traditional Thanksgiving film}.

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Anne Hathaway’s Valentino Wedding Gown

Valentino has released a sketch of Anne Hathway’s Wedding gown and it shows that this exquisite creation was in fact tinted pink.  A representative for Valentino has said: “Mr. Valentino Garavani designed it especially for Anne and our seamstresses at the couture atelier in Rome made it. Anne is like a daughter to him.”

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A Slice of Fendi’s Baguette

In celebration of 15 years of Fendi’s iconic Baguette bag, the Italian label has launched an online pop-up shop on Fendi.com. 63 diminutive styles have been re-issued for the Baguette’s birthday. And crafty customers are especially in for a treat – the ‘Baguette Box’ includes a white fabric Baguette, nine acrylic paint colours and personalised Fendi paint brushes – so you can create your own unique Baguette.

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An Honorary Knighthood For Bernard Arnault

CEO of luxury conglomerate LVMH, will be awarded an Honorary Knighthood. The French, Arnault, will receive this great honour for services to the business and the wider community in the U.K.

5.
Tom Ford Baby Boy Joy

Tom Ford has welcomed the arrival of his first child – a baby boy named, Alexander John Buckley Ford. LOVE magazine broke the news by Twitter, congratulating Ford and his partner of 25 years, Richard Buckley.

Photos from fashion.telegraph.co.uk / vogue.co.uk

Fashion

Make An Entrance

This Christmas make an unbelievable entrance with structured architectural silhouettes that scream timeless, sophistication and unmistakable glamour.

Evoke a timeless bygone decadence this festive season with pieces that will never date; style that transcends time; and ethereal gowns so precious they belong atop a Christmas tree.

This editorial from the January edition of Elle US, transports model Suzie Bird into the effortless style of a 50’s belle. With heaven sent gowns and waisted suits by Fendi, Louis Vuitton, Dior and Sportsmax, amongst others; this editorial channels the likes of screen goddesses Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly. Bold eyeliner and classic accessories – opera gloves, statement jewels and hats – make for an enchantingly chic fashion moment.

 

Photos from fashiongonerogue.com

Accessories, Beauty

Beauty & Accessories

Must-Have Pieces & Wish List

“I believe in manicures. I believe in overdressing. I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick. I believe in pink. I believe happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and… I believe in miracles.”  ― Audrey Hepburn

Your beauty routine and accessories give the perfect finishing touches to your look. A carefully chosen accessory can compliment you and make your outfit pop. For me, make-up and beauty products are amongst my greatest indulgences. I love discovering new products and growing my collection of pretty nail polishes and lip glosses.

I wanted to share with you some of my must-have accessories and beauty products, as well as a couple of items that are on my dream wishlist…

My favourite accessories: Hermès Printed Silk Scarves; Statement Sunglasses; Exquisite Chanel Jewellery; Lanvin Embellished Elbow-length Gloves; Tory Burch Ballet Flats; Tiffany & Co Cocktail Rings; Chanel & Hermès Handbags; Sweet Headbands 

Must-have beauty products: Striking Red Nail Polish; Alluring Red Lipstick; Chanel No5 or Coco Mademoiselle; Mascara; Mineral Make-up

Which beauty products & accessories can you not live without? xx

 

Photos from google images

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