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Best of New York Fashion Week SS15

New York fashion week had a very strong theme: no makeup, makeup. In the case of Marc Jacobs it was literally no makeup! Francois Nars was said to have used moisturizer to prep and unless the model had a blemish no makeup was applied at all.

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Best of New York Fashion Week AW14

I’m a little behind with my fall collections due to my trip to London last week. That being said this week I will be rewinding to the beginning of fashion month, and starting with my favourite make up looks from New York. The  eyeliner at Rag &

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Prabal Gurung AW14

Prabal Gurung’s collection today was stunning. The makeup look featured flawless skin with subtle sculpting under the cheekbones. Eyebrows were brushed up, terracotta eyeshadow defined the crease while extending out towards the temple, and ivory pencil lined the inner rim of the eyes. Lips were kept nude by knocking out the colour with concealer.

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Sneak Preview: New York SS13

As we say goodbye to New York fashion week here are some of the key looks from the collections. For the most part we’re seeing a lack of colour, and where there is colour it’s been allocated to one feature. The skin has been interesting with some matte,

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Celebs at New York Fashion Week

The New York shows kicked off the Spring 2012 season, and the front rows were occupied by many celebs. Lea Michele looked gorgeous in Alexander Wang, even Taylor Swift looked very pretty at Rodarte. London Fashion Week begins tomorrow!

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Get the Look: Donna Karan FW11

 

 

I love the look Charlotte Tilbury designed for the Donna Karan show. The warm glossy eye lids, matte pink lip, and luminous skin was so perfect. Here are a few tips for how to create the look:

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Makeup Artist: Lisa Butler

Make up artist Lisa Butler does it all – editorials for Vogue, W, Número, and i-D. Make up direction backstage for designers like Prada, Cavalli, Philip Lim, and Herve Leger. Campaigns for H&M, YSL, and Missoni. Butler started doing makeup in the 80’s and was inspired by the London punk scene.

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Sneak Preview: New York Fashion Week FW/11

I’m currently in London, and it’s the first day of  fashion week! After touring around the exhibiton centre at Somerset House, I couldn’t think of a more appropriate location to write about New York AW/11 collections. These 6 are our favourite shows. The glossy gold eye and pale pink lip at Donna Karan was so fabulous.

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Makeup Artist: Charlotte Tilbury

British make up artist Charlotte Tilbury’s portfolio is one fabulous image after another. As one of the most sort after artists for all 4 fashion weeks, when she’s backstage she makes everything she does look so effortless. Tilbury works quickly with her fingers and brushes. The end result is always gorgeous.

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Model of the Moment: Britt Maren


I think new comer Britt Maren’s stock went way up, a few weeks ago in Paris when Guido chopped off her mousey brown locks, and bleached here blonde for Balenciaga. There wasn’t anyone who didn’t comment on how hot she looked, backstage at Balmain when I was doing her make up.

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