Tag Archives: Yves Saint Laurent

Event | Latest Royal Ontario Museum exhibit celebrates all that is BIG about fashion and textiles

The Royal Ontario Museum‘s latest exhibit is huge in every way, shape and form. Aptly named BIG, the 40-artifact strong show celebrates all that is big – socially, culturally and historically – in fashion and textile. Advertisements

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Beauty | Manicure Monday: Metallic marble nails

There are a few nail art effects and combinations that I’ve been meaning to try but have been reluctant to attempt (didn’t want to disappoint you guys with a Manicure Monday no-show) but I decided to try them out and … Continue reading

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Men’s Fashion | Paris Spring 2012 Fashion Week wrap-up by Marcus Kan

Marcus Kan’s coverage of menswear fashion weeks continues with a Paris Spring 2012 fashion week wrap-up. For more detailed coverage visit his blog a la mode. By Marcus Kan Paris Fashion Week is finally over and now let’s take a little … Continue reading

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Men’s Fashion | Part 2: Paris Men’s Fashion Week wrap-up by Marcus Kan

In the final instalment of the Paris men’s fashion week wrap-up guest blogger Marcus Kan, fashion photographer, founder and editor of à la mode and fashion director of Ukamaku will be telling you what’s hot, what’s not and what to expect on … Continue reading

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Quote, Unquote…

“We must never confuse elegance with snobbery.” -Yves Saint Laurent, via @elle_com -Septembre

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Quote, Unquote…

“I see, you think this has nothing to do with you. You go to your closet and you select out, oh I don’t know, that lumpy blue sweater, for instance, because you’re trying to tell the world that you take … Continue reading

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The Adaptation Knock Off Debate Continues

  So I was cruising various sites online seeing what I could see and I stumbled upon some footwear that look uncannily similar to some IT shoes that have graced the feet and runways of various models, celebrities and fashion … Continue reading

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