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Best Beauty Looks Spring Haute Couture 2018

It was a colourful backstage at many of the couture shows in Paris last week. Peter Philips at Viktor & Rolf and Pat McGrath at Margiela created amazing graphic designs with glitter. Phillips switched to liquid eyeliner at Dior. The result was exaggerated liner perfectly framed with fabulous masks.

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Best of Men’s Fashion Week AW18

As fashion week runways continue to evolve, this seasons men’s collections showcased beautiful tailoring that wasn’t just for the boys. Across the board we saw a bevy of well groomed male models. Click here for some of my fave grooming products for men.

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Best of Paris Fashion Week SS18

It goes without saying that perfect, flawless, hydrated skin was a huge look on the runway. Balmain, Saint Laurent, Givenchy, and Giambattista Valli all showcased impeccable skin finishes on their girls. Chanel took a maximalist approach with frosted blue shadow blended up to the brow bone, and shiny red  lips.

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Best Makeup Looks Fall 2017 Couture

 

The couture shows were a concoction of statement makeup, see Chanel, Valentino, Valli, Armani and Fendi compared to the minimalism of Rodarte, and Dior. Of them all Maison Margiela was my absolute favourite. Pat McGrath took the classic red lip and turned it into a modernistic version with a chrome highlight and red foil.

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Chanel Resort 2018

Karl Lagerfeld transported Greece to the Grand Palais for the Chanel Resort collection this week. I loved the neutral tone colour palette accessorized with bright knee high grecian sandals. Lower winged liner that came to a point in the inner corner gave the girls a strong eye focus.

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Best Makeup Looks of Couture Fashion 2017

The makeup masters were hard at work last week in Paris. Peter Philips created starry looks at Dior. Tom Pecheux went alien like for Iris Van Herpen, to ultra pretty at Chanel. Pat McGrath taped back the models faces at Givenchy, while Terry Barber was mad for colour at Jean Paul Gaultier.

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Front Row: Paris Couture Fashion Week SS17

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The couture shows in Paris this week have brought out a few well dressed celebs. Familiar faces were at Dior today from social media fave Chiara Feraggni to ASAP Rocky. As well as Diane Kruger, who arrived looking stunning in a classic Dior design.

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Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2016

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A plethora of “angels” descended on Paris over the past few days for the highly anticipated Victoria’s Secret fashion show. Amongst the typical attire for such an event, Millie Mackintosh stood out in the coolest black tuxedo setting the chic factor a bit higher on the pink carpet.

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Kenzo for H&M

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After three years in a row of queueing up in the early hours of the morning for H&M’s designer collabs, I thought I might take my chances online this year. After last years Balmain¬†disappointment I was pretty much over the whole thing, plus Kenzo was never my go-to label not like Wang or Marant.

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Best of Paris Fashion Week Spring 2017

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The beauty looks from the Paris shows ran the gamut from the fresh faces at Lanvin and Dior to Louis Vuitton’s bright graphic eyes and Issey Miyake’s circles. I loved everything about the Balmain look, the girls all looked incredible. But that high blush that blended into the eyes at Kenzo was definitely my fave of the week.

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