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Best of London Fashion Week AW14

Last week in London I worked on some fabulous shows keyed by top industry pros. Up and coming designers like Lucas Nascimento and well established design houses like Burberry, make for a mix of avant garde and easy to wear makeup looks. The gold leaf look at Simone Rocha keyed by Sam Bryant was everything.

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London Men's Collections AW14

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The London Men’s collections are happening this week. Most shows groomed the guys so they looked like better versions of themselves, with the exception of the McQueen show which featured contoured eyes and faces, and  black feather headdresses.

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Best of LFW SS14

I have a special place in my heart for London fashion week! The spring looks were fabulous from the feminine makeup at Burberry to the  mad painterly faces at Westwood Red Label. London knows how to do fashion week.

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The Best of London Fashion Week AW13

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The runways in London were quite a neutral state of affairs as far as the makeup looks were concerned. The rare red lip was spotted at Berardi. There was a almost a somber neutral palette throughout the collections this season, slate, taupe,

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Pre-Fall 2013

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These are my Pre-Fall collection favourites. Number 1 on my wish-list is a toss up between the Stella jumpsuit, the Versace floor length dress, and the Givenchy cape.

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Spring Campaigns 2013

Spring campaigns are here! The Burberry metallic brights are fab, the frills at Balenciaga are a must-have. Doutzen Kroes and Adrian Lima are so stunning in Miu Miu. Dior is all minimalistic and artsy.

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Burberry Lip Velvet Lipstick

Burberry’s new Lip Velvet lipsticks are inspired by the lush richness of velvet. The lipsticks are silky yet matte in texture, and very long wearing. There are 12 shades to choose from–pale nudes to burgundy reds all based on the AW/12 collection.

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Sneak Preview: London Fashion Week SS13

 

Here’s a quick recap of some of the London shows. We saw beautifully glowing skin, and pops of colour on the lip at Burberry and Giles. Antoni and Alison was all about the eyes, with the girls wearing either blue, green, or purple shadow.

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Top 4 Spring Makeup Trends

 

We’ve broken down makeup trends for this season into 4 categories. As always it starts with beautiful skin. Skin that’s radiant and glowing was a major theme throughout the collections.

There weren’t many shows that had alot of colour but tangerine warm hues kept popping up for eyes,

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Winter Whites

No white after Labour day no longer applies, because there really is nothing chicer than winter white. As seen at YSL, Burberry, and Stella McCartney the white trend is a must-have for the season. Your makeup palette can be anything you want it to be. It just depends what you want to stand out more–your outfit or your makeup look.

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