Tired of the Winter cold and want to feel as though Spring has sprung? Embrace make-up in pastel tones inspired by lovely garden delights.
Bright Spring shades are feminine, fun and positively glowing. Inspired by a rose garden in full bloom, this editorial from Flair Austria exudes stunning beauty.
In pastel pink, blue, lavender and peach shades, eye shadows in floral tones are the perfect way to welcome Spring colour into your wardrobe. Accompanying lip colour in luxe shades of soft pink make for a luscious pout.
Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! xx
Photos from fashiongonerogue.com
The New Suit
Embrace the New Suit Silhouette For Highly Fashionable Business
From Stella McCartney to DVF, Hermès to The Row; designers are embracing the suit in new, ultra feminine, flattering ways.
The suit is a firm fashion favourite. Sophisticated, sexy and chic – the suit is synonymous with power dressing. Yet today’s suits with a focus on clean lines and refined cuts, don’t need to be a flashback to 80’s ‘Wall Street’. In fact no woman’s wardrobe is complete without one…
Note: Be sure to place a strong emphasis on the fit, quality and silhouette… the perfect suit will slim and flatter your body in spectacular ways – you may never want to take it off!
At Stella McCartney (pictured above & below) tailoring is always a matter of priority. Honing her skills on Saville Row for Edward Sexton, her father’s tailor for a number of years – McCartney has become renowned for her precision cuts. Distinctly feminine and wearable, McCartney’s trousers and tuxedo jackets are cut sharp yet also soft and relaxed to exude comfortable allure.
Stella McCartney – Spring / Summer 2011
Taking its name from London’s historic Savile Row, The Row offers a modern directional take on traditional tailoring. The brainchild of Style icons, Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen, The Row’s aims to provide an updated concept of bespoke tailoring and modern day classics.
The Row – Pre-Collection Fall 2011
Will you cut a sharp silhouette in a suit? xx
Photos from style.com / therow.com
Lover S/S 11-12
Lover’s return to the runway after 10years was a highly anticipated affair. Sleek lines, crisp tailoring and lots of exquisitely feminine lace – the striking collection was brought to life solely in blood red, white and black. There were many contrasting references – the masculine lines of tuxedo suit separates followed by the delicate French lace. It was alluring, feminine and delicately sexy – the Lover girl has grown to a new polished chic…
Zimmermann S/S 11-12
At Zimmermann feather light dresses floated down the runway with ethereal beauty. Laser cut cotton voile prints in white and leather combined to create a beautiful, natural feeling collection. The white and tan were offset perfectly by floaty prints in soft watermelon and turquoise. Zimmermann is no longer just a swimwear label, this ready-to-wear collection was simply exquisite…
Manning Cartell S/S 11-12
Inspired by the landscape and natural wonders of North Africa, Manning Cartell Spring / Summer 2011 was a modern, elegant take on ‘tribal’ dressing. Earthy desert tones; leather detailing; rope fastenings; Manning Cartell’s pieces consisted of beautifully draped silk dresses and crisp suiting. Abstract digital prints and bold metallic collars added the perfect finishing touches…
Josh Goot S/S 11-12
Presented in an abandoned carpark, Josh Goot’s Spring / Summer 2011 collection played off the desolate surrounds perfectly. Light sculptural dresses, bright colours and digital prints looked impeccably crisp and clean…
What do you think of these collections? xx
Photos from vogue.co.uk / fashionising.com