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Fashion and film: Two new Yves Saint Laurent movies being released in 2014

New Yves Saint Laurent films

Two new rival films are being released in 2014 about the famed French fashion designer, Yves Saint Laurent, with the highly unoriginal titles of Yves Saint Laurent and, er, Saint Laurent

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WISHLIST: Aerin Lauder’s AERIN collection of beauty, homewares and fashion

Some of the beautiful items associated with Aerin Lauder, who has her own brand AERIN, as well as her family’s brand, ESTEE LAUDER

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Stylish homes: Coco Chanel’s homes in Paris and the south of France

Chanel Suite at the Ritz in Paris

A look at the former homes of style icon, Coco Chanel in central Paris and Roquebrune-Cap-Martin in the South of France…

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Style icon: Coco Chanel

Photos of Coco Chanel

Here’s a look at style icon Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel including bio, quotes, books, movies links…

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Marion Cotillard’s ladylike look for Dior

Marion Cotillard for Lady Dior

SHOP THIS LOOK: Get Marion Cotillard’s ladylike look for Dior…

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A colourful life: A tribute to Lilly McKim Pulitzer Rousseau from the brand Lilly Pulitzer

Lilly Pulitzer Rousseau

RIP LILLY PULITZER: I was so sorry to hear about the passing today of Lilly McKim Pulitzer Rousseau (1931-2013), socialite-turned-designer of the fabulous Lilly Pulitzer brand.

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Kate Middleton fashion style photo gallery – Part 2

Prince William and Kate Middleton - Official engagement photo by Mario Testino

More photos of Kate Middleton’s fashion style as well as some “shop this look” suggestions to buy some Kate-worthy dresses, shoes and accessories…

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Kate Middleton style photo gallery – Part 1

Kate Middleton in blue Issa dress on her engagement to Prince William of Wales

Lovely photos of Kate Middleton, now the Duchess of Cambridge, and ideas to shop this look so you can dress like a princess too… Continue reading »

STYLE ICON: Iris Apfel

Iris Apfel style icon

A pictorial look at some of the fashion and jewellery collection of designer, restorer, decorator, lecturer and style icon, Iris Apfel, including a couple of rare photos from when she was younger…

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BOOK TO BUY: Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel by Eric Boman

Rare Bird of Fashion - The Irreverent Iris Apfel book by Eric Boman

Another item for my reading wishlist! It’s the Eric Boman book, Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel about fashionista and interior designer, Iris Apfel


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