Heavy snow, strong wind, the man going against the elements and the beauty of nature conquered at last; it might sound quite like the idyllic outdoors scenario, but once the long winter gets installed in the northern hemisphere, the fine line between what is the explorer’s dream and what becomes of the adventurous winter reality, gets blurred, allowing for the two separate facts of existence…
Who springs to mind when you think of style icons for the current generation of fashion-loving youths? Cara Delevingne? Rihanna? Any style blogger or model with 100k+ instagram followers? Like it or not, Kate Moss is no longer that one holding that title. She is loved, she is iconic, she is mobbed in the street by photographers and fans (I should know, I nearly got…
With Zara and Topshop having finally reached Australian shores in the past few years, it was only a matter of time before H&M (Hennes & Mauritz) rounded out the high street offering. H&M have now announced their first Australian store and it will be in Melbourne. The store – one of H&M’s largest stores globally – will open in the first half year of 2014.
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This much glitter seems excessive, even for a star like Beyonce who lives in a bubble of shining stardom and girl power. But maybe that’s the point. As the editorial to go with this cover of July / August 2013 Flaunt magazine rightly points out, Beyonce was not so much born as made, and it’s her carefully preened image that keeps her in the spotlight:
View all the look book pictures from the Bally men's spring / summer 2014 collection at Milan fashion week. Read the article to see the full gallery.
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Advertising is based on one thing: happiness. — Don Draper In the mid part of the 20th century, artists like Bernard Villemot turned making art and selling happiness into one and the same job. Imagine an advert for Bally that shows nothing of the season’s styles of footwear; instead just the curves of two legs, drawn as colour-blocked graphic lines, with a brush of bright…
Michael Donovan‘s photography is usually as raw, bold and blunt as it gets, more so when every one of his pictures seems to be carved out from a real-life fantasy that keeps you in a constant awe, striving to find out more, to see more. With a trio of models playing naughty and nice and a full creative team contributing to the puzzling story, Maiden…
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There’s an art to be mastered when it comes to looking casual and yet luxe. Rita Ora knows it, spotted in London this week wearing Balenciaga‘s Take A Weird Trip sweater and carrying a Bally ‘Piaffel’ Perforated Bag for an off-duty look.
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View all the photos of the Bally autumn (fall) / winter 2013 presentation at Milan fashion week. Read the article to see the full gallery.
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The younger segment of Ports 1961’s clientele might not be familiar with the iconic style of Lee Radziwill. But perhaps after Fiona Cibani’s fall 2013 ode to the socialite and less globally-known Bouvier sister, they will. In channeling the “class, courage and composure” of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’ younger sister, Cibani’s Milan fashion week (MFW) runway became a procession of ladylike silhouettes and muted tones occasionally…
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