Nicky Hilton was seen leaving the La Scala restaurant in Beverly Hills, California wearing a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses and a Ecote Surplus jacket ($50). She was also carrying a black Celine nano shopper bag.
May 15, 2011
May 14, 2011
Rihanna was seen out in Paris wearing a black dress, nude Christian Louboutin heels, and carrying a Miu Miu Ostrich leather flap hobo bag ($1,795). This two-toned nude hobo bag features pig suede lining, gold tone hardware, and can be either carried by hand or worn over the shoulder.
May 13, 2011
Jennifer Lopez held her CD signing to celebrate her new album “LOVE?” at the Hard Rock Cafe in Hollywood, California. She was spotted wearing a pair of leather Christian Louboutin “Ronfifi 100″ detail boots (seen below in a similar style $1,275). This black leather calf-high boots feature elasticated hooks and anchor-stamped gold-tone buttons at front, an almond-shaped toe, and a 4 inch heel.
May 12, 2011
Giuseppe Zanotti Crystal-embellished grosgrain sandals £383.33
Italian designer Giuseppe Zanotti’s hometown of San Mauro Pascoli has a long tradition of shoe-making, so it’s fitting that he has gone on to found one of the world’s most successful footwear brands. Launched in 1993, his eponymous label is now the statement shoe go-to for stars like Kylie Minogue, Beyoncé and Jennifer Lopez. Step out in vertiginous heels and flat sandals featuring the designer’s signature crystal, cutout and stud detailing.
Giuseppe Zanotti sandals: white grosgrain, silver metal-tipped heel measures approximately 100mm/ 4 inches, satin bow, crystal-embellished T-bar satin strap, open almond toe. Leather-trimmed buckle-fastening ankle strap.
May 11, 2011
Current/Elliott High-rise skinny jeans £162.50 Current/Elliott jeans: mid-blue lightweight stretch-denim, high-rise, skinny leg, slight fading and distressing, belt loops, five pockets. Designer-stamped button and concealed zip fastening at waist. 75% cotton, 25% polyester. Machine wash cold inside out to avoid color transfer. Designer wash: Eagle.
Hot denim label Current/Elliot was born in 2008 when LA-based stylists Emily Current and Meritt Elliott started customizing vintage jeans. Taking a modern approach to Americana classics, their collections transcend the seasons with timeless designs that promise to be worn and loved forever.
May 10, 2011
Theyskens Theory Dotta floral-print cotton-voile dress £506.38
Theyskens’ Theory Dotta dress: off-white, blue and black floral-print semi-sheer cotton-voile, round neck, spaghetti straps, racer back, pleats through front, a tiered panel, two front pouch pockets, a panel at lower back, uneven hem, fully lined. Slips on. 100% cotton; lining: 100% silk. Dry clean. Designer color: Ocean Blue.
Having made his mark as artistic director at Nina Ricci and Rochas, Olivier Theyskens joined forces with New York-based label Theory to form Theyskens’ Theory in 2010. Describing the collaboration as a ‘personal project’, the Belgian-born Parisian has injected his ubiquitous cool into everything from sharp tailored shirts and blazers to perfectly cut jeans.
With spring’s new crop of fragrances blooming on counters, we’ve noticed a trend: It’s all about the floral. But we’re not talking about your granny’s heavy blanket of perfume that assaults the senses. The new beauties we’ve rounded up use higher-quality oils that capture the sweet delicacy of petals. Blended with subtle notes that gently dry down, these fragrances melt sensually into the skin. So pick your favorite flower, and discover how it has been freshly reinvented for spring.
read more!: 10 Fragrances for Spring 2011
May 9, 2011
Mulberry Lily leather shoulder bag £408.33
Luxury British label Mulberry was founded in 1971 and has long been recognised for its highly crafted fine leather goods. The company’s strength lies in its elegant must-have handbags – like the Bayswater and Alexa, which both became instant fashion classics. British designer Emma Hill took the creative reins in 2008 and has swiftly built a loyal following with her unique take on refined Brit-girl cool.
Mulberry Lily shoulder bag: oak leather, chain-link shoulder strap, internal zip-fastening pocket, key fob with a horseshoe charm, gold hardware. Designer-stamped twist lock fastening at fold-over flap front. Leather: Cow.
May 8, 2011
Black suede peep-toe pumps with a heel that measures approximately 140mm/ 5.5 inches and a 25mm/ 1 inch platform. Miu Miu pumps simply slip on.
Miuccia Prada launched Miu Miu in 1992 as the visionary sister label to fashion powerhouse Prada. Since then, it has filled some of the hottest runway shows with its sophisticated, eclectic collections, and earned a host of A-list devotees in the process. Blending classic cuts with avant-garde detailing, expect brightly colored prints on everything from sleek mini dresses to liquid-silk shorts.
May 7, 2011
Sonia Rykiel Crepe tuxedo jacket £729.17
Sonia Rykiel tuxedo jacket: black crepe, grosgrain lapels and pocket flaps, long sleeves, button-fastening cuffs, two front flap pockets, seam detail. Button fastenings at front. 59% triacetate, 41% polyester; lining: 100% silk. Dry clean.
When Sonia Rykiel opened her first boutique on Paris’ artistic Left Bank in 1968, she gained recognition for her striped sweaters and exposed seams that were seen as a liberated antithesis of the strict tailoring of the 1950s. Today her signature knits are the perfect way to inject your wardrobe with a dash of Parisian chic.