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10 cool ways to dress up a classic ponytail this summer

It’s the go to hairstyle for both the laid-back summer days, and for the fancier nights; it holds the power to look divinely classy without requiring complicating techniques, and it may build upon simplicity but it’s still set at the very core of this summer’s key hair trends. We’re talking about the trustful ponytail, but we’re thinking about new cool ways to dress it up.…

When statement jewelry gets mystical and dark: SCHIELD fall 2014

Veiled in black and spelling out the lack of boundaries building the core of a dangerous relationship, sisterhood gets a twisted makeover in SCHIELD‘s controversial fall / winter 2014 campaign. Titled “Sisters”, the disturbing story unveils right before your eyes. As conceived and lensed by photographer Diego Diaz Marin, every single element aims to give emphasis to the mystical and dark collection of statement jewellery.
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign
SCHIELD F/W '14 campaign

11 of the coolest boho wide-brimmed hats for summer

It seems nearly impossible at the moment to round off a great outfit without using a cool wide-brimmed hat as the ultimate accessory, and maybe that’s a good thing. Trust the right fedora to completely change your attitude this season by infusing it with the best of both bohemian, and western influences. After the break, 11 of the coolest wide-brimmed hats for summer, spanning from…

Alive or undead, vampires are pure indulgence

It’s been long since we first witnessed all things vampiric taking over the realm of fashion, yet the influence of the underworld doesn’t appear to have lost its intensity, nor its drawing power over the years. Like superheroes but way more stylish, creatures of the night with no endings written for any of them, restless souls who have their identity carefully built upon layers and layers…
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston
Les Vampires by Wade Livingston

The 2 Bandits “Western Romance” look book

A bit of cowboy style goes a long way, as The 2 Bandits prove in their 2014 “Western Romance” collection. Starring model Allie Crandell, the jewellery label’s new look book features Western inspired pieces of denim-coloured lapis stones and geometric shapes of antique plated silver. More than anything, though, is Coryn Madley’s styling and Harper Smith’s photographer a pairing that makes for visually inspiring images.

Isabeli Fontana & swimwear: your beach styling inspiration for the day

You know your daily dose of #fitspo and summer mood inspiration have both arrived when you see the words Isabeli Fontana and swimwear in the same sentence. And there they both were. The latest Morena Rosa beach campaign has Isabeli looking goddess-like in flower garlands and stacks of jewellery, while at other times she’s the classic Italianate bombshell in headscarves and balconette bikini bras.
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign
Morena Rosa Beach summer '15 campaign

Quirky chic: Candela Novembre

I’m not sure how to describe the strange tasselled adornments on Candela Novembre’s vest, but – to my overactive imagination at least – they could equally be googly round eyes curtained by thick cartoon lashes, or black anemones waving their tendrils curiously across a white sea. It’s a top I’d venture to say is downright strange, yet Novembre’s elegant frame, mesh-panelled skirt and dainty black…

5 DIY face masks for dry skin using only natural ingredients

Every type of skin comes with its own share of problems. Those of you familiar with the discomfort dry skin causes are also aware of its tendency to flake easily, of its loss of radiance and overall unhealthy appearance. The homemade facial masks using nothing but natural ingredients from your kitchen are the best way to add moisture and a fresh-looking glow to your dry…

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