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Demi Lovato Goes High-Fashion For Allure

Demi Lovato makes an appearance in the January issue of Allure magazine. Rocking an edgy two-toned unkempt ‘do, above, the 22-year-old singer goes high-fashion in a cleavage-hugging… 35 more words


Throwback Thursday: Vintage Perfume Bottles

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about my visit to the “Sensorium” organized by Sephora and Firminich in 2011. Here’s another photograph from that event, showing four vintage perfume bottles: one from Guerlain (Coque d’Or, in the front), one from Hattie Carnegie (in the rear), and two from Elsa Schiaparelli (Zut on the left, Shocking on the right). 24 more words


Schiaparelli at Kerry Taylor Auctions

By Felicia Scicluna

During the past few months, I have been lucky enough to intern at Kerry Taylor Auctions, through whom some of the most important pieces of fashion history have passed- from Audrey Hepburn’s Givenchy gowns to rare McQueen runway pieces.   619 more words

London College Of Fashion


Shocking, launched in 1937 by Schiaparelli is a sweet, spicy olfactory treat with notes of rose, jasmine honey and tarragon.  Wearing it is like wrapping a warm vintage sweater around you on a chilly day… 135 more words

1930's Fragrances

Lost in Translation

One of the highlights to travelling through France is the delight in trying to make you understood to the natives. This usually involves a smattering of secondary school French, a little sign language and lots of shouting (It is true that if you shout loud enough foreigners will understand). 428 more words


Amy Adams Goes Once Upon A Fairy Tale For Vogue

Over the weekend, we got a first look at Amy Adams on the cover of the December issue of US Vogue magazine (Checkout the cover here… 158 more words