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Tom Pecheux For YSL Beauty

Salvatore Ferragamo was the very first international fashion show I worked way back in the 00’s. Tom Pecheux was the lead makeup artist. It is no wonder that from all the gorgeous makeup he creates backstage for top designers, and

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Front Row: Paris Couture Fashion Week SS17

The couture shows in Paris this week have brought out a few well dressed celebs. Familiar faces were at Dior today from social media fave Chiara Feraggni to ASAP Rocky. As well as Diane Kruger, who arrived looking stunning in

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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2016

A plethora of “angels” descended on Paris over the past few days for the highly anticipated Victoria’s Secret fashion show. Amongst the typical attire for such an event, Millie Mackintosh stood out in the coolest black tuxedo setting the chic

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Naomi Campbell for W Magazine

  W magazine is closing out the year strong with this fabulous editorial featuring Naomi Campbell. Makeup artist Renee Garnes, photographer Steven Klein, and fashion editor Edward Enninful were a few of the creative forces behind the shoot. Images from

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CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Gala 2016

These were my four best dressed from last weeks CFDA gala. Cindy Bruna looked elegant in a cream Jonathan Simkhai dress. Solange Knowles is never one to blend in with the crowd, and she looked fabulous in a silver trouser

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Kenzo for H&M

After three years in a row of queueing up in the early hours of the morning for H&M’s designer collabs, I thought I might take my chances online this year. After last years Balmain disappointment I was pretty much over the

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Aya Jones for Nars

I am obsessed with these images of Aya Jones who looks absolutely stunning. The latest Nars collection is called Powerfall and that’s exactly how Aya looks in the sixties inspired look by makeup artist James Kaliardos and creative direction by Francois Nars.

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Naomi Campbell Covers Vogue Brasil

Naomi Campbell stuns on all three covers of Vogue Brasil’s anniversary issue celebrating important black women in history. Naomi herself is one such woman having been a force to reckon with in the fashion industry. The first black model to

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Model of the Moment: Lineisy Montero

Natural haired beauty Lineisy Montero was discovered in her home town of Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic. In the fall of 2015 she burst on to the scene walking exclusively for Prada as the first black model on their runway in

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Cara Delevingne for Saint Laurent

Hedi Slimane’s final campaign for the house of Saint Laurent is perfection. Hedi has captured the return of Cara Delevingne, who looks like the epitome of the past and present of the Saint Laurent brand. So it’s au revoir to

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