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INSPIRED BY JACKIE KENNEDY ONASSIS: Kate Moss for Gucci Fall/Winter 2014-2015

 

 

ICONIC STYLE: Kate Moss emulates Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis in Gucci’s Fall/Winter 2014-2015 digital short film – watch it here

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A LUSCIOUS LIFE: Rachel “Bunny” Mellon – Part 2

Art patron and gardener Bunny Mellon

HOUSES OF THE RICH AND FAMOUS: More photos from the international properties belonging to American philanthropist, landscape gardener and art patron, Rachel “Bunny” Mellon, who died this month…

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A LUSCIOUS LIFE: Rachel “Bunny” Lowe Lambert Mellon – Part 1

Bunny Mellon

Rachel “Bunny” Mellon photographed at a window of
her Virginia home for “Vogue” 1965 by Horst P. Horst

 

UPDATE: Bunny Mellon’s estate including her Oak Springs property and artwork are being auctioned by Sothebys. The art alone could bring more than $100 million – more here.

Art patron, philanthropist, self-taught landscape gardener, and recluse Rachel “Bunny” Mellon (August 9, 1910 – March 17, 2014) died this week, aged 103…

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HISTORICAL STYLE: Maternity fashion across the ages

UPDATED: It’s a royal baby boy for William and Kate!

Kate Middleton is clearly not the first woman to ever be pregnant: Take a look at maternity fashion from the last few hundred years…

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Luscious accessories: Pair it with pearls

Elegant and sophisticated pearl necklace with silver clasp

Diamonds may be a girl best friend, but a jewellery box is nothing without a string of pearls…

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SHOP THIS LOOK: Inside Natasha’s handbag

Natasha Wood's Louis Vuitton "Alma" Rouge Fauviste  bag

I get a lot of requests for people to know more about the person behind Luscious. So here goes, Luscious Lifers, here’s a look inside my handbag… Continue reading »

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STYLE ICON: Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

As Miss Bouvier, she gave us preppy, debutante, horseriding chic. As Mrs Kennedy she gave us the bags, and the hair, and the First-Lady Fashion.

And later, as Mrs Onassis, she gave us the sunglasses, the head scarves and the kaftans. She was an all-time trendsetter, and along with Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly, she is one of my absolute favourite style icons…

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Hail to the Chief: Presidents Day – Books and DVDs with presidential history including First Lady style

Today is President’s Day in the United States (aka Washington’s Birthday) for our American Luscious Lifers, so let’s take a look at some movies and books related to US presidential history, both serious and fun, including documentaries and fictional portrayals, plus a look at First Lady style… Continue reading »

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