From The Great Gatsby to Moulin Rouge, Get Inspired by Baz Luhrmann's Fashionable Films Plus, Luhrmann has been infiltrating the fashion world more than ever lately, having just directed several short films for the Miuccia Prada/Elsa Schiaparelli Met exhibit (for which his Daisy Buchanan, Carey Mulligan, co-chaired the opening gala).
To see how the fashion in his films has...
Our favourite hair trends from the Met Gala 2012! Elsa Schiaparelli would 100% approve of all that pink!
Jessica Alba and Lea Michele's vintage Hollywood waves
Jessica Alba was one of our best dressed ladies of the entire evening... she looked the epitome of Hollywood glamour in her golden Michael Kors dress, and her loose, ultra-glam...
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Conversations between Versace and Riccardo TisciIf you live in NY, or are visiting anytime soon you definitely need to go and see the Prada/Schiaparelli exhibit at the MET which covers the design span and similarities between two iconic designers: Elsa Schiaparelli and her contemporary Miuccia Prada.
I have not yet seen this exhibit but...
Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible ConversationsSchiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations, is the latest exhibition presented at the MET Costume Institute which explores the affinities between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, two Italian designers from different eras. The exhibition is inspired by Miguel Covarrubias's "Impossible...
At the Met Gala, Calvin Klein Collection Shines This year's exhibit, Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations (May 10 – August 19, 2012), explores the striking affinities between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, two Italian designers from different eras.
For more information, please visit metmuseum.org.
Top stories this week: Kate Middleton gets sexy, Brad Pitt for Chanel No.5 and Schiaparelli to be relaunched!5 perfume, with the ad campaign being shot in London this week! Read more here!
Almost 40 years after Elsa Schiaparelli's death, her iconic Schiaparelli brand is set to be relaunched, although it's currently unknown which designer will take the helm. Read more here!
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Schiaparelli Relaunch- Designer Of New Schiaparelli BrandWill Galliano Be The New Designer For Schiaparelli? Answer: Maybe
Commit this name to memory: Diego Della Valle, founder of Tod's, Parisian businessman, and the current owner of the Elsa Schiaparelli name. He caused quite a stir earlier this week when he announced plans to revive the...
ViewonFashion Magazine: SCHIAPARELLI AND PRADA: Impossible Conversations
Another piece available for viewing is a series of videos directed by Baz Luhrmann, about the conversation between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada. It features statements like "whether fashion is art or whether even art is art doesn't really interest me. Maybe nothing is art. Who cares!"...
The madness of the met
This year it was - Impossible Conversations: Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada
The exhibition explores the connections between Schiaparelli and Prada, two Italian women whose design was motivated by a desire to challenge conventional notions of beauty and chic.
Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett, Scarlett Johansson, and More at the Costume Institute's 2012 Gala. Rather than try to come up with another single-designer blockbuster, this year the museum has boldly (you might even say provocatively) put two designers head-to-head, in Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations.
One has long belonged to the history books and the other is still...
The Return of Schiaparelli
It's always easy to analyze a situation in the light of the final result, but how can one not make the correlation between the stormy electricity that preceded war and the sputtering of Schiaparelli's genius at the same time?
It should be pointed out in passing that...
Now & Then: The Met Ball's Most Memorable Dresses
Every year the gala is themed in accordance to an exhibit at the museum, this year is Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations. It's a theoretical "discussion" between the late designer Elsa Schiaparelli, and Miuccia Prada. You can count on lots of the the shocking pink invented by...
Best-Dressed at the Met Costume Institute Gala, Rooney Mara, Coco Rocha, Camilla Belle, Emma Stone, Carey Mulligan, Cate Blanchett, Nina Dobrev,Are there two more deeply intelligent and influential designers of the past century than Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada? So it's only logical that for Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations, the Met Gala's glamorous attendees brought out all the stops, with looks that ran the...
The Schiaparelli brand is returning next year!
It's been revealed that almost forty years after Elsa Schiaparelli's death, the Schiaparelli brand we know and love is set to make a huge comeback, although it's currently unknown which lucky designer will be at the helm.
"The idea with Schiaparelli is to propose the brand with all its...
Models At Met Gala 2012: Karlie Kloss In Pink Jason Wu Dress Their fashion pair is explosively stylish and joyful! Karlie's pink Jason Wu dress for the Met Gala 2012 did more than compliment Karlie's personality and looks: it was a very poignant homage to Elsa Schiaparelli trademark pink shade, honoring this year's Costume Institute theme. Chapeau!...
MS. FABULOUS: Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations
Elsa Schiaparelli was an artist's designer. She was known for bringing surrealism into her work. She was famous for her "shocking pink", fanciful circus motifs and trompe l'oeil effects like printed rips. Salvador Dali and Jean Cocteau were an influence. Cocteau's lip illustration became...
The MET Gala's Best Dressed Red Carpet Co-chaired by Vogue's Anna Wintour, this year's exhibit celebrated Muicca Prada and Elsa Schiaparelli and was one of the most star-studded yet. Though it was difficult to sift through all the looks and pick our faves, we managed to narrow it down to 5 celebrities who made it onto our Best...
What They Wore: Met Gala 2012 It's noteworthy to point out that a number of them paid homage to two powerful Italian female designers and the focus of this year's exhibit, Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada!
As the late Schiaparelli was a prominent designer during the Art Deco era in the '20s and '30s, and Prada is one...
Met Museum 2012: Impossible Conversations With Elsa Schiaparelli And Miuccia Prada Inspired by Miguel Covarrubia's "Impossible Interviews" from Vanity Fair (back from the 1930s), the new exhibition simulates conversations between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada organized in seven themed galleries.
The new exhibition is available through August 19, 2012 and, after the...