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Shaped by all things beautiful and feminine, Nicoleta Parascan’s first steps towards entering the captivating world of fashion were taken somewhere around the young age of six, when she received her very own first fashion magazine. Discovering an entirely new universe, filled with pretty ladies and beautiful clothes, there was not much able to ever beat or compete with the fantasy land that was suddenly opening up. Surrounded by books, constantly thinking about the next best outfit, in search of a signature style and defined by a nostalgic calling towards the past, Nicoleta believes in taking chances, in destiny and in building her own path in life. When she’s not writing, you can easily find her playing with her cat, reading an old book, watching movies, exploring the city or blogging her own daily adventures.

Nicoleta Parascan

Winter wear caught in motion

Perhaps they come closest to define perfection when they’re displayed motionless, with every line faultlessly stretched, and every detail seemingly undisturbed. But no matter how stiff the silhouette, or how thick the fabric, clothes – and accessories alike – are meant to be caught in motion, their perpetual state of flux intended to be inspiring, to speak of a life on the go, to breath…
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh
State of Flux by Jeremy Choh

Gramercy Eight does wearable edge: lookbook you need to see today

When it comes to elegantly understated pieces of jewellery, one can’t never truly have enough of the “wearable edge” so gorgeously laid forth in Gramercy’s Eight Holiday 2014 lookbook. Paying homage to ’90s cult classics like Marla Singer and The Craft, the collection epitomizes the “incredibly strong, yet impossibly delicate” juxtaposition, each design imagined to look extraordinary on its own, while still paving way for…
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection
James Norton shoots Gramercy's Eight Holiday '14 Collection

11 secrets to dressing thinner

Relish in the festive spirit while still looking your best, with the help of some simple styling secrets. Looking svelte and slim during the holiday season never tasted so good. Read on for all the tips.

All eyes on the everyday cool girl

It takes mastering a certain level of confidence to be able to walk down the streets rocking the “I’m too-cool-to-care” attitude, to make the everyday uniform look like the most fashionable thing ever, to draw all eyes on you without having to compromise your fresh spirit, or your individual style. Yet Ksenia seems to have it all figured out, her attitude a perfect mix of…
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr
Stop Watching Me! by Ratnikov Aleksandr

Rocking the platinum

While frilly headpieces and lavish jewellery numbers go up against each other in striving to enrich Anique Van Tol’s retro-inspired party looks, it’s her peroxide blonde bob set against a pair of bright blue eyes to ultimately serve her as the best accessory. A bold, graphic eye make-up and matching nails round off the lacy looks photographed by Y-PHOTO.
The Blonde by  Y-PHOTO
The Blonde by  Y-PHOTO
The Blonde by  Y-PHOTO
The Blonde by  Y-PHOTO
The Blonde by  Y-PHOTO
The Blonde by  Y-PHOTO

Beneath the weight of our absent selves

The world crumbling, the innocence and beauty striving to survive, the earth asleep beneath the weight of our absent selves: Remi Rebillard‘s inexhaustible motifs build way for yet another breathtaking photo shoot, one sublimely depicting the world at float between hope and despair. A gorgeous and powerful Raphaëlle, stripped down of any element that may have tied her to humanity, distances herself from the audience,…
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard
Love, Never Desert Her by Remi Rebillard

All white, utter radiance

A scene of vintage china and pastel balloons, a story about whites and off-whites, a modern-day heroine veiled in weightless silks and pretty lace: these are the elements to make David Broadway’s photo shoot overflow with heavenly romance. A mix of easy glamour and utter radiance, Aniqua Toquero’s dainty looks are rounded off with impeccable hair by Jessica Pettit and perfect make-up by Renee Pettit.
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway
Eradescence by David Broadway

Cool chicks are street wise

Cool chicks make ruling the streets seem like the easiest thing in the world. In between their urbane attitude, their brilliant-meets-breezy wardrobe and their spirited disregard for the fashion rules, little remains unmarked, uninfluenced, unaltered. Epitomizing the sporty luxe while rocking stylish bombers, chic varsities and glorious caps, Maybelline Victoria is playing it smart and cool for Sas Terpstra.
Street Wise by Sas Terpstra
Street Wise by Sas Terpstra
Street Wise by Sas Terpstra
Street Wise by Sas Terpstra
Street Wise by Sas Terpstra
Street Wise by Sas Terpstra

5 beautiful and easy hairstyles to try for the holidays

Carrying through with the holiday-inspiration theme, more precisely with all the gorgeous ways you can style your long hair this December, this week’s video round-up is all about those beautiful and easy hairstyles that are just perfect for the holiday season. From glamorous waves to effortless braids, topped with the prettiest hair accessories, find the 5 hair tutorials after the break.

London by night and a stroke of magic

What happens on a cold night when beauty intersects with the best of creativity in a city as wonderful as London, can easily be called magic. Having Luca Meneghel draw out its marvelous vision from the heart to meet a stunning Doina Ciobanu halfway, is enough of a promise that the empty streets are to become the stuff of dreams. And while deep sleep falls…
Ombra di Bianco by Luca Meneghel
Ombra di Bianco by Luca Meneghel
Ombra di Bianco by Luca Meneghel
Ombra di Bianco by Luca Meneghel
Ombra di Bianco by Luca Meneghel
Ombra di Bianco by Luca Meneghel

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