Anne Hathaway Oscars 2011

Anne Hathaway: Atelier Versace crimson silk chiffon gown, Casadei pumps

This morning, I spent a total of six hours tweeting you every fashionable and entertaining moment of the Oscars – from red carpet to Best Picture. Though my brain is now mush, the Academy Awards had such an exceptional fashion showing that I had to share my best dressed list with you in time for the Western timezones’ morning blog check! Prominent trends were nude colouring, sparkles, burgundies and lilacs: see below. View Post

Cynthia Steffe Fall Winter 2011
If you are not already obsessed with Cynthia Steffe, brace yourself. Designer Shaun Kearney is a creative dream. The most impressive attribute of their Fall/Winter 2011 collection is the elegant take on the sweater materials that usually scream “Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest Possibiltiy”. Heavy wools and leather are remarkably challenging to work with, let alone look sculpted and flattering. Kearney – in case you are pondering ‘One Hit Wonder’ status – even designed a tawny brown plissé-satin dress with sculpted ruffle peplum that could detonate your fashion brain. Can it please be Winter all year round? Top five looks are below. View Post