Alexander Wang x H&M Campaign Features “Dream Team” of Supermodels and Athletes

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We already got a sneak peek at the Alexander Wang x H&M capsule collection courtesy of Style.com, and now the official campaign images have arrived! The campaign features Wang’s “dream team” consisting of supermodels Joan Smalls, Raquel Zimmermann, Isabeli Fontana and Natasha Poly, and soccer player Andy Carroll and kickboxer Rivaldino dos Santos. Wang told WWD that each campaign star was tasked with embodying the “ultimate warrior” of his or her sport. Mikael Jansson shot the print campaign, which launches today worldwide. The campaign also includes an online film and TV commercial, which will start airing October 30. The campaign has only further cemented our need to get our hands on Wang’s sporty-chic collection, which hits stores worldwide November 6.

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Images via Women’s Wear Daily

4 Fashion Month Runway Beauty Trends To Try

25 September, 2014 All, Beauty No comments

Among the many style tribes, off duty models, and to die for collections one thing you couldn’t miss were the fall beauty trends sweeping the runway. This year we saw it all from graphic liner and metallic shadows to red lips and burgundy lids. Although completely different, each designer brought a fresh new take on the typical fall makeup trends we see each year.

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Tom Ford showed us exactly what a smokey eye should look like while debuting his glam rock inspired collection. Charlotte Tilbury was in charge of creating the overall grunge look and instead of giving us the smokey eye we are accustomed to, she added a slight twist by using metallic grey eyeshadow and smudged black liner.  Black liner was added to the waterline as well as the metallic shadow beneath it to finish off the eyes. As always when going for a darker eye, a nude lip was paired to balance out the entire face. Tom Ford succeeded in giving us a new smoked out metallic look to try that will bring out the inner rocker in all of us.

Image via Vogue.co.uk

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Sophie Theallet brought us to life with her models sultry makeup consisting of glossy burgundy lids and nude lips. The focus on the bold burgundy eyes contrasted beautifully with the nude lip creating an ethereal effect I’m sure we’d all love to achieve. The glossy burgundy shadow was blended out to the likes of a smokey eye and smudged underneath the waterline.

Image via Fashionising.com

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Everyone loves a good cat eye but this year we got introduced to a slightly hardcore version of the liner. Described by the makeup artist Yadim, its “Cleopatra goes to the Hamptons” vibe was a complete success for Cushnie Et Ochs. The eyeliner is extended from the inner corner of the eye all the way to the tail of the eyebrow in a thick line drawn slightly over the crease and is winged out to create a graphic liner look.

Image via Behindthescenesmakeup.com

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The last runway beauty trend you must try comes from Burberry Prorsum. The makeup consisted of radiant skin, matte red lips, and subtle eyeshadow. The focus of the face is obviously the gorgeous matte red lip that demands attention. To balance out the bold lip, makeup artist Wendy Rowe used a variation of shadows according to the models skin tone to give off a subdued eye look that wouldn’t distract from the lips. As for the skin, it was all about highlighting and creating a “candlelight” glow.

Image via Vogue.co.uk

Victoria Beckham To Open First London Boutique

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Victoria Beckham has unveiled her first London boutique, which perfectly embodies the designer’s minimalist-chic aesthetic. The space is located on Dover Street in London, and boasts 6,040 square feet that spans three floors. The stunning boutique features polished concrete floors, stainless steel counters, golden chain hangers and oversize dressing rooms.

Beckham acknowledges her long-term fan base that predates her high fashion days, telling WWD that she wants all visitors to feel welcome at her store, whether they intend to make a purchase or simply wish to admire the architecture: “There are a lot of people — the general public — who’ve continued on this journey with me, and I want everybody to feel welcome, whether they’re going to buy something, or whether they just want to come and check out the architecture. And I really wanted people to get a sense of me the minute they walked through the door.”

The store is set to open on Thursday, and according to WWD, will stock Beckham’s ready-to-wear and denim lines in addition to “exclusive sunglass styles, small leather goods, key rings and a skate chain inspired by the one her husband David Beckham wears.”

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Images via Women’s Wear Daily

You’re Only A #Selfie Away From Landing A Marc by Marc Jacobs Campaign

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Marc by Marc Jacobs is turning to social media to find fresh faces for its Spring 2015 campaign after successfully casting its Fall 2014 campaign on Instagram and Twitter. The Fall 2014 campaign featured an eclectic group of young men and women sporting geek-chic glasses and rainbow colored hair in teal and cotton candy pink. Aspiring models have until September 26 to submit their selfies via Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #castmemarc. The lucky winners will score a trip to New York City to shoot with British fashion photographer David Sims.

Image via The Hollywood Reporter

Karl Lagerfeld To Launch “Monster Choupette” Collection

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Karl Lagerfeld has designed a “Monster Choupette” collection for his eponymous label, which features a scary cartoon version of his adorably fluffy pet. According to Women’s Wear Daily, the playful collection includes totes, small leather goods, shoes, scarves, a t-shirt, sweatshirt and socks, and will hit stores in November. This has been a busy year for the famous cat, as she is the subject of her very own lifestyle book, “Choupette – the Enchanted Life of a Fashion Cat,” set to be released tomorrow, and is also the inspiration behind Shu Uemura’s upcoming makeup and skincare collection, appropriately titled Shupette.

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Coach Debuts Second Fall Campaign Starring Zoe Kravitz, BANKS

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Coach released its second fall campaign, entitled “Coach Dreamers,” featuring four rising talents: Lolawolf frontwoman and Divergent star Zoë Kravitz, indie songstress and NYFW favorite BANKS, The Giver actress Odeya Rush and Christopher Abbott, who is best known for his role as Charlie on HBO’s Girls. Both BANKS and Kravitz showed off their musical talent at this month’s Coach Backstage party during New York Fashion Week.

Mikael Jansson shot the black-and-white images, which capture the four young stars in a scenic forest outside of New York City. Coach creative director Stuart Vevers shared the inspiration behind the campaign with Women’s Wear Daily, stating that “The starting point was the idea of ‘of the moment,’ with a photograph that your best friend or boyfriend could have taken.”

The campaign will makes its debut in November print publications, and replace the first fall campaign in Coach stores starting November 1.

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Moschino Takes Fast Fashion To A New Level, Releases Spring Capsule Hours After Its Milan Fashion Week Show

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Moschino’s Think Pink: Shop the Dream Runway Capsule Collection is available to shop on Moschino.com now, just hours after its Barbie-themed Spring 2015 ready-to-wear collection debuted at Milan Fashion Week this morning. Full runway looks are included in the capsule collection, including a leather moto jacket and skirt, long-sleeved sweater dress, and cropped sweatshirt with matching skirt. The collection also includes a variety of fun accessories including a Barbie mirror-inspired iPhone case, backpacks, clutches and leather shoulder bags.

The capsule will be available at select Nordstrom locations starting tomorrow, and on Nordstrom.com September 21. Check out additional Barbie-tastic looks from the Jeremy Scott designed collection below.

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H&M Launches Conscious Denim Capsule Collection

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H&M is launching a denim capsule of their eco-friendly Conscious label in-stores and online October 2. The collection will feature 40 pieces for men, women and children including jackets, skirts, shirts, knits and jeans. Helena Helmersson, H&M’s Head of Sustainability, told Yahoo! that “We’ve worked hard to reduce the environmental impact from the washing processes alongside using materials that are more sustainable. The collection is full of great pieces, and proves how sustainability can equal great style.” The collection is reasonably priced at under $50, except for the wool coats, which range from $79.95 to $99.

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Naomi Campbell Channels Diana Ross As W’s October 2014 Cover Star

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Naomi Campbell graces the October 2014 cover of W Magazine, which features the supermodel looking glamorous in a white gown with plunging neckline by Roberto Cavalli, and a necklace and earrings designed by Dutch photography duo Inez & Vinoodh, who shot Campbell for the cover. Stay tuned for the magazine’s additional October covers featuring Charlotte Casiraghi and model of the moment Cara Delevingne.

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Jennifer Lawrence Stars in Fall 2014 Miss Dior Campaign

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Jennifer Lawrence is sleek and sophisticated in the Fall 2014 Miss Dior campaign, which marks the Oscar winner’s fourth consecutive campaign for the brand. Lawrence is fresh-faced in minimal makeup as she sports slicked back hair and sexy pantsuits designed by Raf Simons. The ads feature the new “Be Dior” satchel in powder blue, pastel pink and a luxe crocodile version in canary yellow.

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Images via Fashion Gone Rogue