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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…

8 easy hairstyles that will save you on those bad hair days

Those days when your hair seems to completely misbehave can be the absolute worst, all the more when you’re faced with little to no time to properly wash, blow-dry and put together a whole new hairstyle early in the morning. Luckily, there are plenty of up-do’s out there meant to be concealing a bad hair day, and we’re talking easy, effortless styles that are versatile…

5 hairstyles that will save your morning: video roundup

There’s something about the rainy, chillier mornings of autumn that pushes you to prolong your cozy stay under the warm blankets just about until reality hits, and those few extra minutes spent in bed suddenly become necessary elsewhere. So either you skip breakfast and put all of your time and effort into starting the day looking your absolute best, or you go for a barely…

5 hairstyles for the lazy days to try out this summer

We all have them and it’s quite alright to cave in to their long for nonchalance every once in a while. We’re talking about those lazy days, be them Sundays or Mondays, that don’t beg for fancy hair do’s, nor tens of minutes to be spent in front of the mirror. But a lazy day doesn’t necessarily involve letting go of all things designed to…

Family ties: love triangles and well kept secrets

Family relationships are a thing of beauty, but most of the times they are based upon foundations hiding a complicated string of connections. Set on a luxurious estate, the kind you know to host a remarkable existence and plenty of well kept secrets, Fulvio Maiani‘s lavish photo shoot for Tirade Magazine puts the focus on family ties, on values and emotions that might just cross…
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine
Family Ties by Fulvio Maiani & Michael Dye for Tirade Magazine

How to: Margiela’s grungy up do

Mix the concept of a messy up-do with the grunge trend and you’ll end up with something rather different. As far as spring 2014 hairstyles go, this one seen on the Margiela runway is part up, part down, and wholly grungy. Redken’s Guido Palau was responsible for putting together this rather unconventional look that works for that very reason: it’s unconventionality. For the complete how…

A fashioniser’s guide to Marrakech

We’ve already shared some of the beauty of the area and its surrounds in our photo diary from Morocco, but when a fashioniser finds themselves in Marrakech (alternatively known as Marrakesh – both spellings are correct), what should they do and where should they go? Away from the most common of tour guides, away from the polish of those guides focussed only on fabricated luxury…

How to: Diesel Black Gold’s sporty french braid

Hairstyles come and go, but braids are rarely far off the radar. Variations on the braid made their way into the list of 2013 hairstyles, with the spring 2014 shows carrying on the trend. The longevity of the braid can be attributed to the fact that it’s very accessible to women all over the world. Its flexibility gives us room to be creative and it…

Carolina Herrera Spring / Summer 2014

Those anticipating elegance and femininity from Carolina Herrera – New York’s reigning queen of both – got even more than they bargained for at her spring / summer 2014 show. One could just imagine the walking directive contained words like unhurried, graceful, Grace Kelly even. Elegant French twisted in hair and razor shoulder blades held back with high society precision, every girl belonged in the…

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