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For a split second I almost thought I was at New York Fashion Week. Backstage, top models like Georgie Badiel, Alek Wek and Oluchi Onweagba were getting beautified, while at front of house an army of street style photographers stalked the front row for candids of celebs and it-girls. Outside, copies of an all-African daily (suspiciously similar to T ..read more.. 

The Best Shoes From the Spring 2012 Shows – Fashionista: Fashion Industry News, Designers, Runway Shows, Style Advice

While everyone else had their eyes firmly glued to the clothing trends of the spring 2012 season, I was fixated on the feet. Shoe trends for spring come in two varieties, crazy and over-the-top or minimal and functional. The most obvious extremes are Versace’s see-through mega heels (6 inches or more!) versus Comme des Garçons’ white, almost st ..read more.. 

Oh, Here’s Tom Ford’s Entire Fall 2012 Collection – Fashionista: Fashion Industry News, Designers, Runway Shows, Style Advice

Oh, nothing. It’s just TOM FORD’S ENTIRE FALL 2012 COLLECTION! We have no idea how this came to be, but we stumbled on this video montage of still shots this morning on The Fashion Spot. It certainly looks like the fall collection we’ve heard so much about. Exotic skins? Check. A few show-stopping gowns? Check. Yep, and there’s Gwynnie’s O ..read more.. 

love the cocoa – cafe-Au-late tone of this beaded gown!


Elie Saab RTW Fall 2012

Futuristic films tinged with melancholy — particularly “Metropolis” and “Blade Runner” — have proved a gold mine of inspiration for designers this European season, and Elie Saab let their dark, urban spirit seep into his rich-lady clothes. Vangelis’ “Love Theme” from the latter film swelled on the soundtrack, and out strode a robotic army of models with blunt bangs and icy stares.