bette franke


Bette Franke after Cavalli

The most flawless mix of masculine and feminine, Bette Franke’s off duty model style mixes slouchy pants and loafers, boyish wet hair and masculine attitude, with her full lips and feminine peachy skin.

You don’t need to speak Dutch to enjoy this video of a barely-dressed Bette Franke (NSFW)

You probably won’t understand much of the story being narrated in Paola Kudacki’s short film, except if you speak Dutch, but then again there’s no real need for words when you have the gorgeous Bette Franke filling a Parisian hotel room with her delicate presence. Sporting nothing but a full white skirt by Azzedine Alaia and messy bed hair, Bette is the pure embodiment of youth…

Marni Fall 2013: conservative cuts & controversial fabrics

Those to the anti-fur side of the ongoing debate will be up in arms this season. Fur is always a Milanese staple and fall / winter 2013 proves there’s no slowing down. Marni’s fall collection was one that used fur profusely. Fur bands on skirts, trim on collars and finishing on boots; alpaca, shaggy long haired shansi and beaver. One of the most striking uses…

How to: Alberta Ferretti’s ocean goddess hairstyle

Like Goddesses emerging from the water… That was how Redken Creative Consultant Guido Palau described the models backstage at Alberta Ferretti’s spring 2013 show. And for a collection inspired by the sea, what better choice than a wet-look hairstyle? Rather than a slick, smooth combed-back style though, this was a bit textured and rough – waved like the sea itself. “It feels very light and…

How to: a glossy natural beauty look

Strong and beautiful are words that encapsulate Alberta Ferretti’s fall / winter 2012 collection which was shown during Milan fashion week. We are used to seeing romance and glamour in her collections but we fawned over her new collection which was darker. It was an ode to the modern woman who despite the problems in the world today, would still walk with her held high…