Shop of the Week – Lucy’s Lounge

Shop of the Week – Lucy’s Lounge

Hello world, For this week’s shop of the week, I thought it’s about time we cover something other than the high street and here I recommend my absolutely favourite vintage shop in Dublin, Lucy’s Lounge in Temple Bar. This shop holds everything from women’s clothing to knick-knacks, to vintage accessories, to toys, home decor and …

Dolce and Gabbana autumn/winter 2010 ad campaign and Madonna

Dolce and Gabbana autumn/winter 2010 ad campaign and Madonna

Hello world, The new ad campaign for Dolce and Gabbana autumn/winter 2010 collection were released a few days ago and here and the images. Just like the spring/summer collection, it is once again fronted by Madonna themed around an Italian family setting. The photographs were shot by Steven Klein in Harlem, New York, and Milan …

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Armani Privé

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Armani Privé

Hello world, Armani Privé’s haute couture collection for autumn/winter 2010/11 debuted in Paris yesterday, and while it may not get as much celebrity or press attention as the likes of Elie Saab, Chanel or Christian Dior, for me it never fails to disappoint. Georgio Armani in my opinion has always been the king of understated …

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel

Hello world, Today it was the turn of Chanel, Armani Privé and Givenchy to showcase their latest haute couture collections, but I’ll focus on Chanel first. This season proved to be much darker in theme than the Spring/Summer couture collection, with colours such as ochre, burgundy, navy and camel. the dresses resembled a dark tapestry, …

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – John Galliano for Christian Dior

Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 – John Galliano for Christian Dior

Hello world, The first of the couture shows of the week was Christian Dior, and as usual John Galliano pulled out all the stops for his couture show. This collection was heavily inspired by flowers, as can be seen in the props on the catwalk to the dresses and to the Stephen Jones created headpieces. …

Forget the high street – Paris is hosting the Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 collections

Forget the high street – Paris is hosting the Haute Couture A/W 2010/11 collections

Hello world, For the next week, I’m gonna take a week off from covering fashion on the high street or vintage wear, and focus purely on my first love, designer and couture wear. It’s the most fabulous time of the year, when we get to oggle the beautifully crafted outfits and sigh with longing as …

Louis Vuitton Autumn/Winter 2010 Ad Campaign

Louis Vuitton Autumn/Winter 2010 Ad Campaign

Hello world, Look what came out yesterday! It’s the new Louis Vuitton ad campaign for autumn/winter and they look absolutely fabulous. Shot by the acclaimed photographer Steven Meisel in New York, it features three generation of supermodels posing in a very ‘Mad Men’ scenario. Christy Turlington, Karen Elson and Natalia Vodianova star in this beautiful …

Shop of the Week – Dannii Minogue’s Project D at ASOS

Shop of the Week – Dannii Minogue’s Project D at ASOS

Hello world, Dannii Minogue’s first collection with her friend and designer Tabitha Somerset-Webb to launch her Project D capsule collection. Now for the first two weeks it will only be available online or at Selfridges and Harrods, but after that period the rest of us can get them on ASOS or mywardrobe.com. These dresses are …