Category Archives: Celebrity Fashion

Celebrity fashion and style news

How Jimmy Choo Became a Luxury Brand

Manolo Blahnik, Christian Louboutin, and Jimmy Choo are the three big names in high-end shoes right now.  They’ve been duking it out in the luxury market for decades, and while each deserves to be profiled here, today we’ll focus on Jimmy Choo, who got famous by shodding a princess. So is there a real Jimmy…

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How Max Factor Created the Modern Cosmetic Industry

Next time you smooth, brush, or spray on foundation makeup, take a moment to thank Max Factor.  For without his obsession for makeup perfection in front of the camera – and all the women around the world wanting to look as glamorous as their favorite stars – he might never have created makeup for regular…

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Royal Wedding Fashion Review

So what did you think of the royal wedding?  The dress?  The hats?  The shoes? I was up at 5 am, flipping between the information-packed coverage on BBC America and the gossip-filled coverage on E! What a hoot!  You got all the history, protocol, and traditions on BBC, and all the secrets and dirt on…

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Costume Institute Gala 2011

With the Royal Wedding stealing all the headlines, the Costume Institute Gala 2011 came and went with comparatively little fanfare this year.  If you’d like to catch up on who wore what, here’s where you can find the top – and often hilarious – stories: The Metropolitan Museum The reason the Gala exists in the…

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Elizabeth Taylor, Trend Setter

In the weeks since Elizabeth Taylor passed away, I’ve been reminded of what a style icon she was. While she’s often remembered more for her many husbands than her fashion choices, and falls behind Audrey Hepburn, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Grace Kelly in the fashion icons of the 50’s and 60’s lists, the reality is that…

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