Tuesday was all about Chanel Haute Couture in Paris. Karl Lagerfeld's latest offerings were inspired by artist Marie Laurencin, who painted a portrait of Coco Chanel back in the 1920s. The end result: romantic and airy dress with lots of intricate embroidery — 10 millions beads to be exact...

Karl Lagerfeld sent his Chanel Haute Couture collection down the Paris Fashion Week earlier today and it was filled with skinny pants under skirts paired with classic tweed jackets as well as soft pastels, grey and warm whites. The hemlines were mid-thigh or ankle length. There was less pomp...

Last night I kept taking a break from very entertaining dinner chats to check my Twitter feed for images from the Chanel Haute Couture show. Luckily my friend Janet totally got it every time I breathed out and whispered, so, so pretty. It's probably worth mentioning the aspects that stood out...

January 24, 2011 Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2011 The Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2011 show is on Tuesday and it will be shown at the Pavillon Cambon Capucines. Chanel posted a preview of the invite on Chanel News and it's posted below. It's difficult to get a read on what the...

Did you catch my dad's "Pretty Shiny Sparkly" reference (about my sparkly iPhone case)? This year my family and I celebrated Thanksgiving quietly and casually–with good food, friends & family, and sumptuous dessert. My sister Annika and I have officially made seeing a movie (especially a...

Balancing Act: Business & Blogging Panelists: Natalie Suarez, Natalie off Duty• Annie Tomlin, BellaSugar • Aimee Song, Song of Style • Kristina, Pretty Shiny Sparkly • Ari Goldberg, StyleCaster • Coco Rocha, Oh So Coco It was such an honor (and a blast) to be asked to return to the...

This past Tuesday, July 7th, the Grand Palais in Paris was transformed into an actual working casino, creating a lavish backdrop for the CHANEL Haute Couture Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 collection. Drawing inspiration from jewelry sketches drawn in the 30's by Paul Iribe (one of Coco Chanel's...

Wearing blue from head to toe can be tricky to pull off but Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel Creative Director of Makeup Peter Philips proved it otherwise at the Chanel Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012 show. Face After prepping the skin with Hydra Beauty Serum Hydration Protection Radiance...

Pretty Shiny Sparkly has been nominated a 2nd year in a row for best fashion or beauty blog! I'm so touched you guys, seriously. And while I know there's probably no hope of winning against giants like Emily (who won last year), I'm so humbled and sincerely grateful that some of you even...

"Sparrkk" (last seen here) | Nails- OPI gelcolor "Bastille My Heart" It can be so refreshing to just get back down to basics: plain white oxford shirt, boot-cut jeans. Of course, I wouldn't be true to myself if I didn't scratch the itch to sparkle things up a bit. So I throw on my Pretty...

 

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