The Overhead Compartment with M.J. Arlidge The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo was the first thriller I'd read in which the investigative character – Lisbeth Salander – was more interesting than the psychopath she was hunting. Normally the baddies are so much more interesting, but not in Larsson's work. He inspired me to make my heroine a...
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If you loved Lisbeth Salander this one is for you. The 4th Millenium book written by a new Swedish author who called himself "Lisbeths's ghostwriter". Let's see if he will make the loss of Stieg Larsson a little less sad. Coming out worldwide - in different languages - August 27th.
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There's a reason why nearly every kick-ass female character in TV and film owns a biker jacket — from Sons of Anarchy's Gemma Teller to The Good Wife's Kalinda Sharma, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo's Lisbeth Salander, and so on and so forth. Even if you don't know the first thing about...
Rooney Mara vs. Penelope Cruz: Who wore Givenchy Couture better?
On the other hand, Rooney had a touch of the rebellious Lisbeth Salander about her look – which was slightly modified to add lace inserts at the shoulders – going with a dark lip and slicked back hair; almost sinful (pardon the pun) in comparison to Penelope's angelic take on...
Rooney Mara named face of new DOWNTOWN Calvin Klein fragrance Mara rose to international fame for her portrayal of Lisbeth Salander in the Hollywood version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011), which was directed by Mr. Fincher. For the role, Mara was recognized by the National Board of Review for Breakthrough Performer and nominated for a Golden...
Boots = Power Smashion Babble Here are some of my favorites:
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And yes, I know Sloane Peterson doesn't quite fit in with the other characters, but I'd...
Look We Love: Joan of Arc
On the Runways
Joan might not have been the most common reference on the runways-that honor would go to The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo's Lisbeth Salander-but the two are certainly stylistic counterparts. Think about it: both chose traditionally male professions (soldier, in Joan's case,...
6 ways to incorporate fall's edgy black-on-black leather look into any wardrobe), one of fall's most dominant trends is undoubtedly the black-on-black leather look made staple by fictitious mastermind Lisbeth Salander in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Since such a tough as nails getup isn't, well, everyone's cup of tea, we challenged our Style Panelists to appropriate...
Noomi Rapace Is Prometheus Ready In Dazed And Confused June 2012 I can never look at Lisbeth Salander and see someone else other than Noomi.
But, as she said, after being Lisbeth for a year and a half, Noomi had enough of her character and just wanted to get out of her skin. Totally understandable. After starring in Sherlock Holmes, Noomi Rapace is...
Mail Bombs: Keke Palmer's Taffeta Skirt, Kanye West's Tom Ford Velvet Blazer, and Miley Cyrus's Pilates Class Two Tone Leather Sleeve Zara Jacket!
Talise writes, "As a motorcycling riding, Helmut Lang loving, Lisbeth Salander type of gal I had to find out about Miley Cyrus's leather army jacket."
".. It's just so me. She wore it after leaving her pilates class. It's pretty hardcore. Who do you think it is? but most of all I hope its...
Chanel Iman Movie-Chanel Iman's Short Film With Jenna Elizabeth The quick-change is thanks to Jenna Elizabeth's short film, Thirst, a collaboration with BULLETT magazine and luxe accessories brand Reece Hudson, where a feminine Iman turns hardcore (read: Lisbeth Salander) femme fatale. We watched the flick slack-jawed with a clutch of other fashion girls...
GIVEAWAY: Win a copy of The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo on DVD I blame Lisbeth Salander (aka Rooney Mara)... that's right... the fictional character from The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Her hard-edged look has been replicated up and down the high street this season and made us all look again and again at buying in from brands such as Helmut Lang, Rick...
Milan Fashion Week FW12: Versace, Dolce & GabbanaMilan Fashion Week FW12: Versace, Dolce & Gabbana
What it made us think of: Lisbeth Salander takes the veil.
What we liked: studs, leather, gothic motifs, velvet, baby bangs, coats, yellow, orange, padded hips, chain mail
What we didn't: big purses without handles, mesh boots,...
Best-Dressed at Academy Awards 2012 It's Old Hollywood meets Lisbeth Salander goth all in one, and it works.
What Say Thou? // Nose Piercings Fitz and at Givenchy Couture spring 2012 it gave a nod to Lisbeth Salander of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
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Come out of the dark, Rooney Mara She displayed serious commitment to her acting career when she landed the role of tattooed hacker Lisbeth Salander in the film adaptation of Steig Larsson's best-selling novel 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo', and underwent a total image transformation to fit the part – including, bleaching...
Look of the Day Rooney Mara in J MendelRecently thrust into the spotlight by her outstanding portrayal of character Lisbeth Salander in the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo movie, we are used to associating Rooney Mara's petite frame and pixie haircut with a tough don't-mess-with-me mystique. Yet, when it comes to Hollywood events,...
Dress the Nominee: Oscars 2012 A delicately embroidered empire waist dress is exactly what Lisbeth Salander wouldn't wear. Also not in her neo-goth punk wardrobe: bright colors. Jason Wu's recent color block gown has a smidge of black, but the red and pink are shockingly vibrant after a dark season.
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NYFW: Wes Gordon F/W 2012What do you get when you mix Lisbeth Salander and Downton Abbey?
I'm not a girl who gets to go to galas but if I was I'd want 25-year-oldWes Gordon'screations to help me glide through the evenings.
Originally from Atlanta, Gordon graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2009 and has been...
Oscars Spring Trend 2012of the Southern belles of "The Help," or badass digital hacker Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo?" According to a WSJ article, apparently, we're not the only ones admiring on screen costumes. Designers are looking to our favorite Oscar movies this year for inspiration in...