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Fall 2015 Campaigns

Judging by at least 3 of autumn’s major fashion campaigns, graphic eye makeup is going to be a big deal.




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Beyonce for September 2015 Vogue

Obviously this is the best September issue cover for the year! Beautiful Bey was shot by Mario Testino with make up by Francesca Tolot. Absolutely stunning.




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Makeup Artist: Pep Gay

Super talented makeup artist Pep Gay‘s work in this editorial for Sunday Times Style mag is fabulous. The choice of colour and texture, huge attention to detail and, phenomenal blending is thoroughly inspiring. Images from models.com




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Balmain AW15

Balmain’s fall campaign is absolutely stunning. Makeup artist Aaron de May who I remember assisting one of my first seasons in Paris, did an incredible job on the makeup.┬áThe ultra glamorous sister combo is everything, and serves as style inspiration




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Special Feature: The Short Shoe History

This post from Farfetch fashion website gives a cool rundown of some of the most inspirational style icons throughout the decades, and the shoe styles that left their mark on history.




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Model of the Moment: Bella Hadid

  She may be the younger sister of Gigi but Bella is a beauty in her own right. Chocolate brown locks, hazel eyes, and pouty lips give her a quite an exotic look perfect for editorial.




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2015 CFDA Fashion Awards

As the fashion industry celebrated the best in the business tonight, those in attendance were dressed to impress. Gigi Hadid and Diane Kruger shimmered. Natasha Poly, Chrissy Teigan and Janelle Monae were draped perfectly. Kim Kardashian continues with her penchant




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Topolino for Vogue China

One of my favourite models Eniko Mihalik, with makeup by one of my fave makeup artists Topolino altogether in one editorial for Vogue China. Brilliant! Images from models.com




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Rihanna for Dior

Not only is Rihanna stunning in her new campaign for Dior, but she is also the first black female to be the official face of Dior.




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2015 Met Gala Part II

  Now this is how you bring drama to the Met Gala. Rihanna nailed the theme as did Gaga and Sarah Jessica Parker. Kerry Washington in Prada and Solange in Giles were outstanding and exactly what this event called for.




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