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How to: knotted fauxhawk hairstyle

A ‘fauxhawk’ usually refers to hair that’s been combed up in the middle section and slicked back at the sides to give the impression of a mohawk – sans the need for any shaving. But here we have a unique take is something else entirely: it’s tough, careless, but still feminine. In a way, it’s almost a cross between a mohawk and a topknot. Sound…
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com

Makeup how to: a dusting of pink

It’s an almost surprise contrast: the rough, textured side braid with its tomboyish quality, and a beauty look centered around the colour pink. But far from being the sugary pink icing of Chanel’s resort beauty look, or the hot pink you might expect from the ’80s, this is just a soft dusting of lilac-pink that adds the merest touch of girly to any look. Shev…

Hair how to: textured side braid

It’s the cool girl’s go-to; the style that’s both easy to create and effortlessly stylish. You can wear it as the icing to a grungy off-duty look, or as the chic accompaniment to a sporty tomboy getup. Either way, it’s one to keep on hand as part of your 2012 hairstyle repertoire. Here, Annika Bowen shows how to create the perfect textured side braid that…
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com
Shauna Sieger by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com

Basket-weave hair & bronze skin at Christopher Esber

Braids and dewy skin are having a moment in the world of beauty. Or perhaps, it might be more legitimate to say that they have had a moment at 2012 showing at Australian fashion week (MBFWA) this year. You might benefit if you add another page to your inspiration diary for coping with summer’s heat with the hair and make-up look from Christopher Esber’s show.…

Reflections at Lisa Maree

With beachy crochet aplenty, the first swimwear show of Australian fashion week (MBFWA) belonged to Lisa Maree. This shot of the closing was snapped by Kelly Defina for Fashionising.com.

Warm but cool in NY

A cool girl’s way to do warm-yet-stylish: a primitive, pelt-like fur coat provides warmth and volume on top, while the the skinniest of skinny silhouettes on the bottom half keeps it balanced and chic. Even with the addition of masculine accessories – hat, motorcycle boots – the overall feel is confidently feminine. This look was snapped outside Karen Walker’s show at New York fashion week

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