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Dressing the SATC girls

Posted in fashion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 21, 2009 by LPB

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The girls shall be back soon, meanwhile i could so see each one of them in these breathe taking pieces…..

Carrie – please keep your big,wild curls and your eclectic style

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Bring show-stopping sparkle to lavish evening attire in La Petite S*****’s lipstick red silk sequined dress. Lipstick red silk sequined dress with a black contrast velvet bow at waist. La Petite S***** strapless dress has draping through the front, ruching at back, a zip fastening through back and is fully lined. 100% silk; attachments: 100% sequins.

Clutch a little piece of opulent after-dark splendour with Emilio Pucci’s black and white silk satin box clutch with gold-tone metal cage embellishment.

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Marni’s signature horn flower bracelet is given the Midas touch with a 24-karat gold leaf finish and the tough-luxe chunky chain is given a delicate touch with contrasting satin detailing.

Trade your fail safe black platforms with Lanvin’s dramatic scarlet satin pumps for extra cocktail spice. These hot heels are guaranteed to up the luxe factor of even the simplest outfit. Heel measures approximately 5 inches with a 1 inch platform.

Samantha – be bold, be a vixen, be Hollywood

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Vivienne Westwood Red Label’s crepe coral dress updates a classic ’40s silhouette with a strong shoulder and a louche draped fit. Complement this rich fall hue with a midnight clutch and add sculptural heels for a dramatic finish. Coral crepe long-sleeved dress with a draped front. Vivienne Westwood Red Label dress has a draped boat neck, puff shoulders, an asymmetric vent at front, a concealed zip fastening at the side and is fully lined. 100% viscose; lining: 100% viscose.

Alexander Wang’s studded black leather shopper is big, soft, slouchy and packs a stylish punch. Tote it by day or after-dark to stamp your look with signature cool. Black large leather Hilary shopper with contrast studs at front. Alexander Wang bag has double shoulder straps, a plain leather back, seam detailing at sides, a zipped inside compartment and is fully lined. 100% leather.

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Sharpen the sleekest of silhouettes with Temperley London’s black leather figure-defining belt. Cinch it around a fabulous LBD for cocktails with a twist.

Heat up every off-duty look with Camilla Skovgaard’s burnt orange cutout sandals. Wear these fierce heels to rev up denim or with an LBD to be fabulously fashion-forward at cocktails. Heel measures approximately 4.5 inches with a 1 inch platform.

Miranda – please keep your auburn maine,  you have got potential to surprise us

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Go for gold this season and set your sights on Marni’s 24-karat gold leaf flower necklace. Plated on a signature horn base and embellished with green stones, this fantastic focus-piece will lend a minimalist tailored trouser-suit effortless elegance.

Glide effortlessly through an evening soiree in Camilla and Marc’s ivory silk-blend strapless gown. Compliment this exquisite style with fine jewelry and accessories for a classically chic ensemble. Ivory silk-blend strapless gown with a contrasting organza layered skirt. Camilla and Marc gown has a layered bodice with a slight sweetheart neckline, gold-tone zip fastening at the back and is fully lined. 55% silk, 45% linen; contrast: 100% polyester; lining: 100% cupro.

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Charlotte Olympia’s suede and kid leather ankle boots will transform your look in an instant. With a ridged patent heel and gold platform, these little black boots will offset your little black dress perfectly. Heel measures 5.5 inches with a 1 inch gold-tone floating platform.

Embrace opulent glamour with Lanvin’s black, green and bronze satin clutch. Wear it with an LBD and other burnished jewel tones for high-voltage glamour with an air of understated chic.

Charlotte – don’t ever grow up, stay in the upper east

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Camilla and Marc’s rose silk-blend tiered strapless dress is a sensational party piece. Rose silk and linen-blend tiered strapless dress with a sweetheart bust-line and boned bodice. Camilla and Marc dress has tonal mesh inserts between lower tiers, rubber tape band on inside back for grip, gold-tone zip fastening at back and is fully lined. 55% silk, 45% linen; lining: 100% acetate.

Oscar de la Renta’s lavish statement necklace will fast become the center piece of your day look. Layer this indulgent accessory over a LBD for show-stopping style.

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Bottega Veneta’s intrecciato box clutch is a timeless style that will add refined sophistication to all of your evening looks now and for years to come.

Lanvin’s bow-embroidered blush satin pumps are the last word in ladylike luxury. Slip into these leg-lengthening heels and team them with a demure dress to hit your sartorial stride this fall. Heel measures approximately 4.5 inches with a 1 inch platform.

Fabulous Fall

Posted in fashion, makeup with tags , , , , on September 18, 2009 by LPB

It’s fall and let’s get serious about deep autumnal shades. Smudge your liner for the smoky eyes, add some subtle glitters in your crease; Double dare yourself to wear an ultra matt jewel tone lipstick.

I see deep purple hues and coloured mascara!

Be bold with your jewellery, be a chic grown up; let gets serious and immaculate about your style, summer is long gone.

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Marni’s light-reflecting 24-karat gold and semi-precious stone-embellished necklace is a sensational new-season centerpiece. Black cashmere and wool felt necklace with 24-karat gold leaf ceramic flower embellishment. Marni necklace has Swarovski crystal stones and a designer-stamped satin ribbon to self-tie at the neck.

Give your working wardrobe a dramatic makeover with Vivienne Westwood Red Label’s high-collar charcoal wool-blend shirt dress. Replete with signature Westwood intricacies, wear this pleated style with statement heels and accent with a studded cuff.Charcoal wool-blend shirt dress with pleating at front. Vivienne Westwood Red Label dress has a high vented collar, three-quarter length sleeves, button fastenings at front, side-slit pockets, a detachable self-tie belt at waist and is fully lined. 55% wool, 43% viscose, 2% elastane; lining: 65% viscose, 35% polyester

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Tote Mulberry’s gray crocodile-stamped suede Bayswater bag and infuse your uptown cache with classic city chic. Carry this hero-piece in the crook of your arm to complement soft seasonal tones.

Hot-step it through the streets in style with Lanvin’s black patent leather basket-weave platform sandals. Contrast the textures and team these classically chic shoes with a wool dress to walk the corporate catwalk. Heel measures approximately 5.5 inches with a 1 inch platform.

Glittery glamour

Posted in fashion with tags , , , on September 13, 2009 by LPB

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Decorate your décolletage with Marni’s delightful precious stone-splintered gold-tone flower chain necklace. Accent the high shine by paring this floral fancy with make-up tones to bring chic to your week.

Indulge in sheer luxury with Red Valentino’s diaphanous cream silk organza ruffle-front blouse. Cream silk organza sheer blouse with ruffle front. This blouse has covered buttons through front to fasten, vertical pleating, cuffed button-fastening full sleeves and a round neck. 100% silk.

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Black quilted leather high-waisted skirt with silver-tone chain detail at hem. Balmain skirt has silver-tone zips to fasten at sides, tonal piping at front and back and is lined. 100% lambskin; lining: 52% viscose, 48% cotton.

DAY Birger et Mikkelsen’s brown wood, horn and silver plated brass Ying Yang bracelets are the perfect accessory to a boho-luxe look.

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Valentino’s intricate bead, jewel and paillette-embellished tote is both opulent and exquisite. Black satin bag with multicolored all-over paillette and bead embellishment. Valentino bag has a stone and jewel-embellished panel at front, two leather handles to hold, a clip-fastening shoulder strap, a leather base with silver-tone feet, magnetic press-stud to fasten in the middle, two pouch pockets and an internal zipped pocket and is fully lined.

Valentino’s scarlet patent leather pumps are the perfect look-at-me heels for fall. Wear these red-hot heels to add spice to an LBD and let the sculptural bow elevate your style to haute fashion heights. Heel measures approximately 5 inches with a 1 inch platform.

Wear nothing other than a pair of dramatic false lashes on your face ( polished dewy foundation and understated beige lips allowed ). Let your accessories do the talking.

Transitional chic

Posted in fashion with tags , , , , on September 9, 2009 by LPB

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Make the ultimate statement with Lanvin’s brown and black feather fascinator. Wear this delicate headpiece with loosely pulled back hair to exude old-world glamour

Lanvin’s impeccably handcrafted gold-tone disc and ribbon crystal necklace is the last word in statement luxury.

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Supersize your fashion credentials this fall by wrapping yourself in DAY Birger et Mikkelsen’s oversized dark gray cotton and cashmere-blend cardigan. Dark gray cotton and cashmere-blend oversized cardigan with black satin ribbon self-tie fastening front. DAY Birger et Mikkelsen cardigan has oversized batwing sleeves, cocoon draped back and a fold-over collar. 95% cotton, 5% cashmere.

Christopher Kane is London’s hottest new designer and it’s no wonder with directional yet wearable designs like this ribbon embellished nude mesh pencil skirt. Nude mesh skirt with black velvet trim. Christopher Kane skirt has an asymmetric squiggle trim, stitched darts, a silk underskirt and a concealed side zip fastening. 100% nylon; lining: 100% silk.

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Carry Marc Jacobs’ black quilted leather studded clutch to add some hard-edged embellishment to any ensemble. Wear this fabulous forever piece to ground a fluid dress.

Reach thigh-high fashion heights with Stella McCartney’s seductive black perforated faux-leather boots. Heel measures approximately 4.5 inches with a 0.5 inch receded platform. Balance this statement footwear with a voluminous coat and stride into new fashion territories.

Theme this look with porcelain fine complexion, matt but ferocious scarlet lips, a touch of this season must have coloured mascara (preferably garnet in shade) sans the liner.

Field’s treat

Posted in fashion with tags , on April 24, 2009 by LPB

Can’t stop myself drooling over Patricia’s sophia sleeve shirt &  brass knuckle  heel.

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The ultimate party gears for spring; the knuckle brass heel must be the  affordable version of Chanel’s pistol heel.

Black & Colourful

Posted in fashion with tags , , , , , , , , , on February 7, 2009 by LPB

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Give the gothic trend a glamorous twist with this stunning Luella mini dress. Black-and-gold silk blend strapless dress with long ribbon detailing, this dress has a layered net underlay skirt with an underwire hook-and-eye fastening boned corset on the inside.

Inject a pop of color into your spring wardrobe with Lanvin’s bubblegum pink shoulder bag. It’s the perfect piece to update to your warm weather repertoire.

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Enhance your spring look with a pop of berry brights by contrasting Chloé’s gorgeous raspberry toned leather clutch with a block color evening ensemble. 

Dare to bear in Marchesa’s asymmetric party dress – black asymmetric stretch crepe dress with pleated organza overlay.

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Take a glorious step back to the 1930s with this fabulously decadent Deco party dress – an investment piece that is timelessly chic. 

Freshen up your evening looks with this miny Marni clutch and wear it with an all-black ensemble for a suprising pop of color. 

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Brighten up your favorite LBD with this bold green Jimmy Choo clutch, it’s the perfect style to make a color statement. 

This fabulous ’60s dress has been lovingly embellished with metallic beading transforming it into a super-glamorous ’20s-style cocktail dress.

Monochromatic chic

Posted in beauty, fashion with tags , , , , on February 2, 2009 by LPB

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Black silk embellished collar with rhinestone and bauble detailing.3.1 Phillip Lim collar has a chiffon trim and a contrasting self-tie at the back. 

Vanessa Bruno’s asymmetric LBD is an artful example of tailoring and drapery. 

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Blue denim small shoulder bag with silver-tone hardware. Lanvin shoulder bag has two chain straps, a turnlock fastening flap at the front, two black tassles, a coin style charm, a zipped pouch at the back, a part patent lining, a small zipped pocket on the inside and a logo lining.

Black cutout strappy shoe boots with a textured heel that measures approximately 4.5 inches high. Givenchy shoe boots have crossed straps, an open toe, textured panel detailing and a zip at the back to fasten.

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Complete the look with clean but noticeable navy black liner & berry tone matt lipstick. ( I like NARS Sephora Flame – a rich, deep red-brown, semi-matte formula with a long-wearing, velvety finish )