Mary Katrantzou’s Wild 2014 F/W Collection Is A Big Departure for The Greek Designer.

Mary Katrantzou 2014 collection on if it's hip it's here

When I first introduced you to fashion designer Mary Katrantzou in 2008 – 2009, she had barely broken into the fashion world. (more…)

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Actress Tilda Swinton Kills It In These Fabulous Fashions Shots by Craig McDean

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above: Tilda Swinton in Mark Fast

She may look a bit alien, but in this Tilda Swinton fashion editorial, the Scottish actress knows how to strike a pose.  The muse for many fashion designers, you can see why in these stunning photos. AnOther Magazine has a flashback section in which they show the best bits from their archives and these images stopped me in my tracks. (more…)

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Barbie In Bandages and Bondage? Hervé Léger Dresses The Doll In Two Sexy Signature Outfits.

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These darn designer Barbies keep dressing better than I do. And the newest is wearing a designer whose dresses I’ve always wished to own. (more…)

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Dressing In Delft. Valentino’s New Women’s Dresses Take Cues From The Netherland’s Classic Blue & White Pattern.

Valentino 2013-14 Fall Winter Delft Dresses

Italian fashion House Valentino recently unveiled its newest womenswear line for Fall Winter 2013-2014.  The stunning new collection includes some gorgeous dresses and gowns whose patterns take their cue from the traditional blue and white patterns seen on ceramics and earthenware from Holland. (more…)

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Home Decor For The Body – Mary Katrantzou Spring 2011 Collection

Athens born designer Mary Katrantzou, whose first collection I previously shared with you here has ‘decorated’ the female form with her stunning Spring 2011 RTW collection [ all the pieces of which are shown later in the post]. Caning as ruffles, lampshade-like skirts, trains reminiscent of curtains, candelabras as jewelry and textiles printed with photos from ’60s and ’70s issues of Architectural Digest have turned her fashions into wearable home decor. (more…)

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