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Aline Weber: all about the Chanel bag

Aline Weber knows how to rock a relaxed look, summer or winter. Wearing just an off-shoulder knit sweater over a tank top, denim jeans and boots, she looked comfortable and just perfect for an off duty model who spends her day getting dolled up for shoots and shows. The real highlight of this photo taken in Paris is her Chanel purse.

Grace Kelly meets Geisha: hairstyle how-to

Grace Kelly met ‘Geisha’ on the runway at the Maticevski spring / summer 2013 show at Australian fashion week. With a collection inspired by a refreshed view of a 1950’s Grace Kelly, as seen through the eyes of an Aristocratic European Geisha, Toni Maticevski created beautiful, desirable garments for women to adore and be adored in. Jayne Wild from ghd took inspiration for this elegant…

How to create this unique Dutch braid hairstyle

There are a lot of types of braids out there, though the most popular tend to be are the classic braid and the fishtail braid. This year, it is time to change it up a bit and try something different by rocking this spring 2013 hairstyle seen at the Manning Cartell show. The style uses a flat Dutch braid for an edgier look. A flat…

Hair how to: flicked casual side part as seen at Talulah

Hairstyle partings can sometimes be tricky as they can change the look of your face completely. But what’s not to say that a change in part can’t also be a good thing? If you always part your hair in the middle, why not try to do a side part this time? Side part hairstyles in their various forms have proved popular as a hairstyle trend…

How to create a traditional low plait hairstyle

Ponytails have two extreme styles. A high ponytail that is right on the crown of your head or a low ponytail that is close to the nape of your neck. For spring 2013, low ponytails are one of the big hairstyle trends. There have been a lot of variations of hairstyles that sit at the nape of the neck, and one example is this low…

How to recreate Ellery’s too-cool-to-care beauty look

This beauty look from Ellery for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) is for the misfits, the rebels and the renegades of society and fashion. The mood that make up artist Napoleon Perdis wanted to evoke is that these girls are not pretty in the usual sense of the word, but they are very chic and the coolest misfits imaginable. The make up is barely…

Hair how to: the carefree chignon at Alex Perry

The chignon: it’s the go-to hairstyle if you want to look instantly chic and elegant. It’s a very flexible hairstyle because it can have a clean finish, or have loose ends and be a little bit messy. The hairstyle seen at Alex Perry’s spring 2013 show during the Australian fashion week (MBFWA) is the perfect example of a carefree chignon. It was perfectly atoned to…

Hair how-to: the Pocahontas plait

Free-sprited, native and free is how one would describe the aesthetic seen at Flannel’s spring 2013 show during Australian Fashion Week (MBFWA). To go along with the designs was a hairstyle by Redken hair director Paloma Rose Garcia. This effortless style that perfectly fits to 2013′s hair trends is inspired by an American-Indian, Pocahontas-like look. Garcia mentioned that since Flannel’s collection has a lot of…

How to: Ginger & Smart’s shaggy-chic hairstyle

One would think that achieving a tousled hair look is a no-brainer. It’s that just-got-out-of-bed look that every woman wants to have but can rarely achieve because it just doesn’t happen without the right product and technique. The perfect example is this shaggy-chic hairstyle from Ginger & Smart’s Australian fashion week show. This ideal 2013 hairstyle by Redken’s creative consultant, Richard Kavanagh, accentuates the cool…

Snowy white for winter

Some people think white should only be worn during the spring and summer seasons as it feels very light and it does not absorb the heat like dark clothes. So what happens when winter whites start appearing in the fall / winter runways? You accept and embrace the fact, as it looks gorgeous. Check out this look taken in snowy Paris:

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