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Model of the Moment: Adwoa Aboah

British Ghanaian beauty Adwoa Aboah has been strutting up a storm on the runways for the past few fashion seasons. As well as gracing the pages of publications like Vogue and i-D, along with multiple high profile ad campaigns like Miu Miu and Dior. It’s not hard to see why she’s caught the attention of the industry.

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Best Makeup Looks Fall 2017 Couture

 

The couture shows were a concoction of statement makeup, see Chanel, Valentino, Valli, Armani and Fendi compared to the minimalism of Rodarte, and Dior. Of them all Maison Margiela was my absolute favourite. Pat McGrath took the classic red lip and turned it into a modernistic version with a chrome highlight and red foil.

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Best of Milan Fashion Week AW17

The makeup masters knocked out an array of cool looks in Milan for the fall collections. In particular I enjoyed the sixties throwback at Moschino, and the rather painterly, undone look at Prada. Dolce and Gabbana doesn’t really veer away from red lips and winged liner and this show was no exception.

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Best of Milan Fashion Week SS17

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Milan didn’t shy away from colour this season. From Ferragamo to Armani and Ports pops of colour on the eyes made quite the statement, but the pastel pink brows at Gucci were definitely the coolest use of colour. Peter Philips chunky glitter lips were off set with some serious liquid eyeliner.

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Best of Couture Fall 2016

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There were so many fabulous collections and makeup looks during couture fashion week. Pat McGrath, Tom Pecheux, Val Garland, and Peter Philips were some of the lead makeup artists backstage making it happen.

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Pre-Fall Collections 2016

 

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I was reading an article today on Dazed about how fast fashion is these days. Literally speaking there’s barely a moment between seasons before we’re on to the next. As a fashion addict the more newness for me to pore over the better, but as a designer I’m sure it’s a completely different story.

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The Best of Milan Fashion Week SS16

The beauty looks from the Milan runways seemed more varied than in seasons past. Prada’s gold lip, Missoni’s cyan eyes, and Fendi’s exaggerated banana line were a few of the stand outs from the week.

Images from fashionising.com & vogue.com

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Best of Milan Fashion Week AW15

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Beautiful, feminine makeup so synonymous with Milan made up a lot of the looks for the week. The deconstructed eye makeup at Fendi designed by Peter Phillips being one of the stand out looks.

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Best of Milan Fashion Week SS15

These 9 shows from the Milan collections showcased some rather beautiful makeup. Full strong brows were in effect at Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, and Armani. The single line eyebrow courtesy of Pat McGrath at Prada was also a fave. Fendi’s strip eyeliner designed by Peter Philips, was cut from leather hair ties.

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Best of Milan Fashion Week AW14

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The Milan collections were all about beautiful looking women. Skin of course was flawless with some shading. Full groomed eyebrows, and barely there lip colour. The look at Roberto Cavalli though predictable was still one of my favourites of the week.

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