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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.

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5 French-inspired hairstyles to try this fall

We’ve already talked about the sort of rolled-out-of-bed sex appeal describing the French women, and that sense of effortlessness is bound to become all the more appealing during the cold months of fall and winter. With little time to waste in front of the mirror, but having the French femininity set as the example to follow when it comes to a perfectly undone look, we…

Beware of the underwater temptress

A lot of words could be used to describe Jana Cidral’s kind of beauty: classic, one-of-a-kind, dark, bewitching, absorbing, none coming close to capturing the real essence of her fairness. Perhaps a fusion of them all would be more appropriate in trying to depict the underwater temptress coming alive before Vivia Tan‘s lens. Fierce eyes, powerful red lips and walnut hair cascading down the shoulders, double…
NSFW Photo gallery included.

Dutch babes dancing in a retro-futuristic dream

Yoko Ono’s “You and I” makes for the perfect tune to gently draw one into a universe that instantly feels like no other, a dreamy retro-futuristic world where everything gains an opaline translation. Marking a new collaboration between director and producer, Roger Spy, leading hairstylist, Johanna Cree Brown and makeup artist, Joseph Harwood, the stylized beauty piece stars Dutch beauties Valerie Van der Graaf and…

Boho waves: a spring 2015 hair trend

Strewn across the spring 2015 runways, boho waved hairstyles were prominent enough to be called a trend. Not that you have to wait for warm days to rock it now. From Oceanic Goddess to free-spirited hippie, here are the looks to go for.

Where the Far East meets the West

Shirin Carter photographs a story that is about to take you on a short trip around the world, following a gorgeous Caitlyn King rocking all black, in a series of looks imagined to be born right where the Far East meets the West. At one extremity you are presented with Caitlyn King sporting a half top-knot, a pair of wide-legged pants, and revamped leather that…
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter
Oriental Evolution by Shirin Carter

Jogging into fall, wrapped up in cozy knitwear

Leave it to Benjamin Kanarek to splendidly capture the real feel of a Parisian street on film. Bursting with energy, awash with beauty, Paris is the place where even the most casual of styles is bound to turn individualistic and rich. Jogging into fall, wrapped up in this season’s coziest pieces of knitwear, the amazing Vika Falileeva gifts comfort zone with a whole new meaning.…
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam
The Comfort Zone by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE Vietnam

15 of the best accessories a guy needs for the holiday season

To be a courteous host to friends, and an equally thoughtful guest to the seasonal parties and family lunches ready to fill the upcoming month’s schedule, are two of the main aspects describing the perfect gentleman attitude during the holidays. The rest lies in the details: a classic silver tie clip, a neatly folded pocket square, an elegant fragrance that isn’t too over-powering, perhaps a…

A doll-like face with eyes that pierce the soul

It doesn’t necessarily have to do with the makeup, although the pink lips and the rose blush definitely help in accentuating her heavenly features, but more with the long, blonde hair, the big blue eyes and the porcelain skin eager to paint Paulina’s face so close to resembling a doll. And one that looks equally beautiful in leather and tulle, in leopard print and high…
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc
Ready for Lukrecja by Katarzyna Swierc

The bad boy with the cool tattoos takes over Venice

Venice, Los Angeles. Its perfect weather practically imploring Max Silberman to take on the sun lit streets shirtless. With his cool tattoos taking center stage, and his bad boy attitude on fire, he has no trouble fitting into the dreamy landscape. A skateboard in hand, a cigarette between his fingers and a pair of sunnies adding to his already captivating persona, complement the series of…
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP
Max by Alexi Papalexopoulos for ZPOP

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