Balenciaga's Fall 2017 Bags Run the Gamut from Tidy and Tailored to Giant, Fancy Laundry Bags This collection focused mostly on workwear, and for shoppers mostly familiar with the designer's more avant-garde ideas, the number of traditional accessories that graced the runway might be surprising.
In addition to the boxy day bags and crossbodies, though, were plenty of the...
Range Rover Velar launched at the Design Museum: Jaguar Land Rover bets on a future design classic
The Range Rover Velar (called Blade during development) is a sleeker, more avant-garde model, with the idea of simplicity driving each stage of its development. The drag coefficient is a low 0,32, a figure seldom seen in this class.
The interior is an exercise in simplicity and calmness, with...
LUISAVIAROMA Discount Codes For December 2016 Ready to wear labels such as Alexander McQueen, Chloe and Lanvin happily sit alongside innovative avant-garde designers including Gareth Pugh and Alexander Wang. The prestigious names integrate with emerging design talent completing the ultimate haven for directional...
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In the Mirror of Maya Deren
In the Mirror of Maya Deren is a documentary on the life of avant-garde filmmaker Maya Deren, who led the independent experimental film movement of the 1940s.
Faux Fur Flies at the Charlie Le Mindu NYC Debut fashion design, indie clothing, style, beauty A cabaret stage had dancers in avant-garde bodysuits and sculpted hair corsets titillating viewers. The mainstage had more dancers representing different body parts. Another dance featured great use of black light with long-haired neon embellishments on black bodysuits.
Burlesque queen was...
Lancôme · Absolue L'Extrait Ultimate Rose Serum Mask Each Ultimate Mask Rose Pearl is individually formulated — drop by drop — using microfluid technology, an avant-garde encapsulation technique that has been patented ten times around the world. This method protects the precious active ingredients and prevents them from becoming damaged, thus...
MoMu announces Martin Margiela exhibition dedicated to his years at HèrmesWhen the Parisian house Hermès appointed Martin Margiela as its artistic director for the women's ready-to-wear collections in October 1997, the mysterious Belgian had already been known for almost a decade as one of the most influential avant-garde designers. His predilection for the...
Needful Things - Tarte Pretty Painbox Collector's Makeup CaseTarte Pretty Painbox Collector's Makeup Case - $77 - a custom print, full-size case that includes a built-in eye shadow palette with 24 brilliant, limited-edition shades, including warm neutrals and avant-garde bolds with mixed matte and micro-metallic finishes and include: Glitter Glue, Nude,...
A First Glimpse of the Nike x Commes des Garçons collaboration The project takes the term walking on air to its avant-garde design realization – and will certainly spark hype amongst fashion collectors and sneaker enthusiasts around the world. Unfortunately, the Nike VaporMax for COMME des GARÇONS will only be available in March 2017 – so until then,...
Sergei Shchukin and the Icons of Modern Art Shchukin began immersing himself into the avant-garde milieus of early 20th century Paris, supporting impressionist, post-impressionist, and modern innovations in art. This included artists such as Monet and Matisse, friendships that came to shape his vast collection in multivariate ways....
Vera Wang Spring 2017 fashion design, indie clothing, style, beauty This is why Vera Wang fans were surprised with an avant-garde sportswear that paraded down the runway.
Celebrities are often in beaded Vera Wang gowns on the red carpet in rich colors while romantic brides are draped in yards of luxury fabric. On this catwalk, the designer went minimalist....
Drugstore Delight: Cover Girl Katy Kat Matte Lipstick There are 11 shades in all ranging from nudes and pinks to red, fuchsia, and more avant garde hues like purple and black. I've swatched them all below for your viewing pleasure.
Aren't these pretty? Neutral, totally wearable for everyday, and great for brightening up the...
How To Wear A Cardigan (And Not Look Like Your Grandad) Or get down with the kids in some trainers: the more avant-garde, the less granddad. Just avoid anything too orthopaedic-looking. And maybe velcro.
If trainers or shit-kickers are too casual for your needs, try some sleek Chelsea boots. Worn by everyone from the Beatles to Kanye West,...
Re-introducing Rouge Dior Lipstick 4 of the mattes are darker and more avant garde shades dubbed Extreme Matte.
I love how Dior's mattes aren't completely flat, which can look severe. Rather, they're a soft velvety matte with light, depth, and dimension—so much more flattering on faces of all ages. The emollient ingredients...
Jacquemus: Bigger Than You Think
Jacquemus Autumn/Winter 2016 | Source: Indigital
Over time, the brand has turned more towards avant-garde designs and playful deconstruction (the designer prefers the word "naivety"). The Autumn/Winter 2015 collection featured trousers with an implausibly wide waist, while one look in the...
Gillian Saunders takes top honours at 2016 World of Wearable Art Awards' Show, with Supernova'
Saunders also won the Avant-Garde section in this year's competition, judged by WOW founder Dame Suzie Moncrieff, Zambesi's Elisabeth Findlay, and sculptor Gregor Kregar.
Dame Suzie said, 'Supernova has the design innovation, the construction quality and vibrant stage presence in performance...
L'Oreal Colour Riche Pocket Palette Swatches on Dark SkinThe Style and Beauty Doctor
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Bottom line: Those who are much lighter in complexion may get better pigmentation from L'Oreal Colour Riche Pocket Palette, but if you have an...
Claudia Li Spring 2017 fashion design, indie clothing, style, beauty There was a yellow head-to-toe look which reminded me of monks I have seen in Thailand, but over-sized lapel and tonal draping made it an avant-garde trenchcoat. The orchid print romper with extra-large cuffed sleeves evoked kimono styling when paired with a contrast red knit top with long...
The Next Subject of the Met And just imagine the Met Gala red carpet, where avant-garde looks will finally make sense — or not.
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'Strife and Exultation': Willie Walters' Life in Education
"I think having run my own business" — Swanky Modes, an avant-garde fashion label based in Camden, which operated from 1972 to 1991 and was shot by Helmut Newton — "helped with that. There was always some problem and when you're young, new and weak, people know that and they just push. Yes,...