Misquotations to quote during all those dinner party conversations (just don’t misquote the misquotations), animals you never knew existed, rare natural phenomenon and how to look great in photos. Plus in our weekend reads, the story behind the real-life Bling Ring and how Sarah Burton became fashion royalty. After the break, a fashioniser’s guide to the weekend.
English actress Emma Watson proves everyone has left Hogwarts far behind, now posing as the epitome of ladylike elegance for this summer’s issue of W Magazine. It’s all about demureness, from her perfectly placed side part to high-cheekbone blush. But the cover comes with a high of thigh-high stockings.
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There comes a time in any Harry Potter star’s life when they wish to shed their magic-wand yielding, evil-defeating persona. For Emma Watson it’s evident in her latest turn as a pole-dancing bad girl in Sophia Coppola’s The Bling Ring. GQ got Watson into character for their May 2013 cover, on which she wears a cutaway dress, hoop earrings and Ben Amun neon rubber bangles.
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The highly anticipated Mercedes Benz Australia Fashion Week (MBFWA) is coming up in a few weeks and IMG has released the schedule of the different shows that feature established brands, returning designers and those up and coming. The autumn / winter 2013-2014 collections will be shown from April 8-12, 2013 at Carriageworks in Sydney and you can read on after the break for the complete…
A little bit of blue eyeshadow goes a long way, as we’ve noticed given how strong a beauty trend for spring 2013 it’s turned out to be. Lancome’s ‘In Love’ makeup collection gives turquoise blue eye-pencil a girlish touch on campaign face Emma Watson, by pairing hers with soft pink lips and a pink dress.
Emma Watson’s new film The Perks of Being a Wallflower had its Los Angeles premiere yesterday – the actress opting for a nearly nude, pale yellow Giorgio Armani gown with sheer layers and scattered beading, made the more elegant with simple slicked hair and deep red lips.
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There’s not much about Emma Watson’s cover shoot for the New York Times T Style magazine that you’d call youthful. That’s an inevitability of spending your youth known to all as a sweet, magic wand yielding school girl. Watson seems keen to remind the world that she’s not that little girl anymore. Rather than do that by way of sexed-up dresses, her shoot for T…
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The allure of a normal, beautiful model is now lost somewhere between the changing seasons, trends and society’s ideologies. The emphasis on ‘a normal model’ is vital here because, initially, it revolved around their perfection and no one poked a finger at them. Everyone admired the healthy hair, enviable curves and irresistible features. That normalcy is not appreciated in the industry anymore, it’s often labelled…
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It seems like only yesterday that Emma Watson appeared on screen for the first time in the beginning of the intensely successful Harry Potter franchise. But that was actually a whole decade ago. Now the series has ended and Watson is ready to move onto other things, and part of that process is showing the world she’s more than just Hermoine. Sticking to her pixie…
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