Tag Archive: fashion

An old school beauty lesson

I came across this video on YouTube today (from glamourdaze) and thoroughly enjoyed it – it’s amazing to see just how make up was applied in the days before foundation! Historical curiosities aside,… Continue reading

Downton chic in season 3, episode 2

Downton chic in season 3, episode 1

Last night brought us the long-awaited return to Downton Abbey, and what an episode it was! The roaring twenties seem to be smiling upon the Crawley family, with their new wardrobes and haircuts,… Continue reading

How to wear as many diamonds as possible and still look stylish

Wearing fine jewellery is an art form, and the most challenging aspect of this skill is learning how many items you can carry off in one ensemble. Queen Mary, the wife of King… Continue reading

Selina Kyle, Style Icon.

Note to self: must dress like this. Always.

Diamonds and Dynasties: Joan Collins Meets H. M. The Queen

Celebrated glamour icon Joan Collins, infamous for her fabulous roles in The Bitch and Dynasty (as well as her entertaining Twitter feed), celebrated her birthday last night in London. Dressed to kill, and dripping… Continue reading

Wallis Simpson’s Cartier Legacy Lives On

Cartier’s new advert is an audio-visual onslaught of pure style. Starting with a dark, cold and empty street, the camera zooms into the shop window and focuses on a small panther crafted entirely… Continue reading

Downton Abbey on the Catwalk

To the tune of Downton Abbey’s opening music, Ralph Lauren launched his new collection this weekend at New York Fashion Week. The collection owes much to the period fashion screened in Downton Abbey, which is… Continue reading

“Hello Britain, ’tis Moi” Miss Piggy Interviews Stars at the 2012 Baftas

The undisputed highlight of this year’s Bafta awards in London was Miss Piggy’s interviews with stars on the red carpet. Miss Piggy, in a stylish pink dress with her signature pearls, interviewed Michael… Continue reading