Models Backstage

Bright Eyes

{Backstage at 3.1 Phillip Lim} Our first couple of beauty features have been pretty safe.  A fresh-faced look that is perfect for summer was first, followed by rosy cheeks and lips at Michael Kors.  Today, however, I thought we would take a walk on the wilder side and head in an edgier direction. NARS brand ambassador Francelle Daly created the look using using NARS Lip Liner in Jungle Red and its Eyeliner Stylo in Nuits Blanches.   The bold red eyes were surprisingly subtle at first glance– until of course a blink or downward look …

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Backstage Beauty

I love a fashion show.  It’s not even about the front row seat or watching contently as the clothes go down the runway.  I love the model fittings,  the tangled web of heat tools perfecting each model’s hair backstage, the quick changes– I could go on and on!  My very first job in fashion was in college for a designer who showed her collections at NYFW.  I would skip a week’s worth of class every September and February and not only work on her show, but try to work back of house at as many shows as possible. …

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Stars

I sort of regret how often I use the word obsessed because now I feel it doesn’t properly convey just how passionately I love these star hair accessories from Rodarte’s A/W ’12 show last week.  I want them now.  I have a feeling we are going to start seeing stars popping up in other places as well– bold prints in fabric, hanging wall decor… the possibilities are endless! But seriously, I need these: Images via Into The …

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The Red Lip

 For anyone out there with stylish resolutions for 2012, I bring you Exhibit A from Jason Wu’s Spring 2012 show: The Red Lip It is quick and easy to apply and packs a big punch without a big budget. What are you waiting for?!  This one is as close as your local drug store! …

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