Archive for the ‘Beauty’ Category

Art Basel: Photographer Greg Lotus’ Show at NiBa

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Rising from the fertile terrain of Miami’s 1990s fashion scene, photographer Greg Lotus is now one of publishing’s most in-demand talents, with his work appearing regularly in the pages of Italian Vogue, Vanity Fair, GQ, L’Uomo Vogue and W. His advertising clients include Escada, L’Oréal, Swarovski, Cartier, Levi’s, Neiman Marcus and Van Cleef & Arpels. Lotus’ celebrity portfolio is equally extensive, […]

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Peter Lindbergh’s “Known and Unknown” at Milan’s Carla Sozzani Gallery

Left: Kate Moss, New York, 1994. Right: Fred Ward and Guinevere Van Seenus, El Mirage, California, 2000. Both images copyright Peter Lindbergh.

In a long and eminent career, photographer Peter Lindbergh has created some of the fashion world’s most iconic images, featuring many of its most famous faces. Supermodels Kate, Naomi, Linda, Cindy, Christy—all glided past his lens at the height of their powers (and, in that legendary 1990 Vogue cover, did it simultaneously). A native of […]

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Rizzoli Launches a Lavish New Book Documenting the Life and Work of Fashion Great Antonio Lopez

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  At a time when photography had replaced illustration as the preferred form of presenting fashion in publications, Antonio Lopez’s immense talent, creativity, sensibility and vision as an artist/illustrator ushered in a second Golden Age of the form. From the 1960s into the 1980s, the Puerto Rican native changed not only the pages of fashion […]

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Steven Klein Directs Lady Gaga’s New Fragrance Advertisement

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Provocative photog Steven Klein has helmed the new campaign for Lady Gaga’s Fame perfume, which will debut next week. A full wrap-up of fall’s hottest new fragrances will appear here soon.

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$250,000 Black-Diamond Nail Polish

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As if Hollywood needed any more dazzle, along comes L.A.-based couturier and jeweler Azature, who has created a nail polish incorporating 267 carats of black diamonds. At $250,000 a bottle, it is perhaps more of an attention grabber than a viable product, but, considering filmdom’s denizens also crave the limelight, we’re sure a few manicures […]

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Fashion Trend: Neon

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If we take even a quick glance at the Spring 2012 runways, the undeniable presence of neon is glowingly apparent. Designers such as Rodarte, Nanette Lepore, Jason Wu and Peter Som featured highlighter hues in designs for the season. Marking an undeniable comeback for neon, advertising campaigns are nodding at the trend in makeup and […]

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Caviar Nails

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New on the nail-art scene is an emphasis on texture. Ombre effects or fluorescent hues are sure to get your manicure noticed, but to really stand out, nail connoisseurs are seeking a more three-dimensional look. Enter the Caviar Manicure. Developed by celebrity manicurist and Ciaté creative director Charlotte Knight, the elaborate nails were first seen […]

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