Category Archives: Celebrity Fashion

Celebrity fashion and style news

Paul Poiret and the Annual Costume Institute Gala

Do you like fashion history and celebrity fashion? Then here’s a fun one for you: Paul Poiret [pwah-rey] was a French designer of the early 1900’s who was instrumental in changing women’s fashions from the strict corsets of the 19th Century to more comfortable, free-flowing styles.  Women around the world adored him. The Metropolitan Museum of…

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Celebrity Fashion: Angelina Jolie — Fashion Muse?

Actress Angelina Jolie has raised brows for years.  From tattoos and boyfriends to movie roles and children, Jolie has marched to her own drummer.  Which is why she wasn’t the most obvious choice when she was named the face of venerable luxury giant St. John Knits in 2006. It was a tumultuous time for the retailer. …

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Celebrity Fashion: Movie Star Moms and Maternity Clothes

Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Rachel Weisz, Salma Hayek — there’s “something in the water” in Hollywood, and it’s got plenty of people buzzing.  Oddly, the talk isn’t just about the celebrities or their babies, but about their clothes; or more specifically, about their maternity undergarments. If you’ve ever been pregnant, you know that the selection of maternity…

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Penelope Cruz, Fashion Designer

Oscar-nominated actress Penelope Cruz is the latest celebrity to join the ranks of the actress/fashion designer group by announcing that she and her sister Monica will design a 25- piece collection for Spanish fashion chain Mango.  The pieces will be available for Fall 2007, and the sisters will be featured in Mango’s advertising campaigns. The…

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Christina Ricci Packs Her Bags

Actress Christina Ricci has signed on to be the face of Samsonite’s relaunched Fashionaire line, which will hit stores soon. Originally introduced in 1968, Fashionaire mixes the renowed Samsonite durability with a fun, fashionable look.  The current collection comes in two flavors:  white with large black flowers and vines all over it, or black with white…

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