Author: Pamela

Olivier Rousteing Wants Balmain Designs to Have More Soul

Photo: Vogue Balmain designer Olivier Rousteing wants his designs to have more soul and is on a mission to revamp the image of the label to have less “glitz”. He explains that fashion is changing to move away from the mini-dresses he once produced and he thinks he is showing a new version of sexy in the new Autumn/Winter 2014 collection. He explained: “Some people think of Balmain as sl**ty dresses; really short, tight and with shoulder pads. But for FW14, it was less about the glitz and more about the soul. This season, the girls were covered up...

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Marc Jacobs Thinks Fashion People Aren’t Loyal With Friendships

Photo: Engagor Marc Jacobs has revealed that he believes many people in the fashion industry aren’t real friends, and only form relationships to get ahead. He says many people aren’t loyal and often behave superficially, so he looks to form authentic bonds with people he sees are genuine instead: “When friendships are genuine, they last – it’s really that simple. In fashion, there is certainly a percentage of people who don’t have the loyalty and integrity in a relationship. They’re looking over their shoulder. They’re being superficial. But when you meet people that you genuinely like, and there’s authenticity,...

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Michelle Keegan Launches Second Lipsy Collection

Photo: Mirror Former ‘Coronation Street’ star Michelle Keegan has just launched her second collection in collaboration with British company Lipsy, who also often work with The Kardashians and other stars on individual designs inspired by their personal style. Releasing the collection for the upcoming Autumn season, Michelle says her new 30-piece selection is “more wintry” and as well as the usual array of figure-hugging dresses, there is a range of other pieces including coats and jackets which make it perfectly fitting for the colder months ahead. She commented that she also had Christmas parties in mind when designing: ‘This...

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Michael Kors Speaks on How Hollywood Fashion is Changing

Photo: TimeInc American fashion designer Michael Kors believes Hollywood fashion is changing rapidly. Speaking on the idea of celebrity style, Michael comments that the whole concept has changed completely, and with it, so has celebrity red carpet style. He thinks the internet has had a huge influence on how people think about stars these days: “We’ve seen the idea of Hollywood glamour go from the very done-up, lacquered, and shellacked women of the twenties to the undone beauty of the late sixties to the blend that we have today. The idea of celebrity has changed as well. I think...

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Kelly Cutrone: Kim & Kanye Have “No Influence In The Fashion World”

Photo: TheSeoulJournal Fashion critic Kelly Cutrone has made some disparaging remarks regarding celebrity couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and how much they influence the fashion industry. Kelly thinks people in the industry don’t really care about them or their fashion choices, and she thinks Kim’s style isn’t even particularly unusual, fashion-forward or experimental. She gave her opinion: ”I don’t think there’s one person who really works in the fashion industry who gives a flying f**k about Kanye West. The truth of the matter is that Kim Kardashian is not doing anything fresh in fashion, either. She’s not getting...

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