Chanel. One of the most luxurious fashion houses of our times. Creatively ruled by two of the most notable figures in the fashion world, Coco Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld.
Karl Lagerfeld has been the designer for Chanel for 36 years, one of the most stabile and long term relationships in fashion love affairs. He was not fond of one-night stands when it comes to work, the Kaiser was a designer for Fendi’s fur line for 52 years.
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“Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world!” – Marilyn Monroe, famed for her sex appeal and love of fashion, once stated.
Well I say “Give a girl a Ferragamo shoe, and she can conquer the Universe!”
When it comes to design and practicality, no one can out-stand Italians. They are genetically inclined of producing beautiful things that can be useful in everyday life. There’s one particular Italian who used his talent to create a luxury company wearing his name and leave a mark in the broad world of design. No, his name is not Enzo Ferrari, the man I’m admiring today is Salvatore Ferragamo.
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There’s an old saying in the fashion world, that goes “Never ever, under any circumstance, wear red and pink! They don’t do well together.”
Huh, says who? Brandon Maxwell is here to prove everybody wrong. How come the two most socially feminine colors aren’t compatible? They make such an appealing combination. The strength of red is calmed by the innocence of pink. A perfect blend.
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America – The land of opportunities. How does one achieve their big American dream? By wearing it, of course.
America came quite late in the world of design and fashion, but quickly managed to became one of the world’s most prestigious trendsetters’ cradle. New York, the big city of dreams, with its fast and furious lifestyle, is the place to be if you want to succeed. Everybody’s tryna make an impact of the world we live in, and the best place to do that is in New York. The modern capital of the world.
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We live in a time when access to information is the smallest problem one can have. God bless the internet, and its huge database. Besides the tons of particular facts that live in the cyber space, the internet is a habitat for people’s opinions. Everybody has something to say and the best place to say it is on the Net. The cheapest psychotherapist in town!
The recent event, that had people divided, angry and encouraged is the #TimesUp movement, and one person in particular – Harvey Weinstein.
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All human beings enjoy celebrations. Especially women.
Birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, baby showers.
Because of the gentle, yet strong nature of the female gender and the restrictions we have faced because God gave us a vagina, after many date alterations, in 1914, 8th of March was chosen to be the International Women’s Day.
In honor of these magical beings called women, here’s an alphabetic order of some women who changed and shaped the world of Fashion.
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One beautiful sunny day, the next biggest designer, Simon Porte Jacquemus, was enjoying the Moroccan air. All the colors, all the people, all the animals he saw there affected and inspired him that day. “That has to be my next collection”, he said. So that is how Jacquemus Fall Winter 2018 was born.
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The collection of all collections.
For Chanel’s Spring 2018 Haute Couture collection, Karl Lagerfeld presented us the history of the house of Chanel. He used silhouettes from previous seasons, upgraded them to be prettier than ever. Pretty was the theme. Parisienne chic was the mantra.
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There has always been a debate in the art world how closely linked together are fashion and art. In almost every painting from the beginning of art history depicting people, garments, clothes and accessories are shown. Fashion influences and imitates art and art influences and imitates fashion. These two social phenomenons along with architecture, literature and cinema, expresses their time, and show us what a human hand is capable of creating, at a specific point in time.
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Every human being has its own special curves and angles, proportions, and colors. We are so diferent, and in the same time so similar to each other. Human differences is somehow a taboo, because of the constant media pressure of looking a certain way. Society has made us so aware of other people’s filtered perfections that we often forget to look at our own magnificence and the strength and beauty that our bodies manifest.
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