There is something cool about McQ Alexander McQueen, it has the rock-chick-meets-grunge-with-a-touch-of-glamour going on for it. At the autumn/winter 2015 presentation the design team laid out everything you need to be a cool girl, this wasn’t a collection about just making a statement, rather about styling up great everyday pieces including leather jackets, gorgeous chunky knits, and jeans.
I am still working my way through my September issues and the October covers are already being unveiled. September for me was all about Gwen Stefani, I love her cover for Harper’s Bazaar US, and it seems that October is going to follow suit as this is one of the best ELLE UK covers I have seen in a while. Shot by Matt Irwin, Gwen looks incredible in this very high-fashion full of personality cover, I love the contrast of mixing the digital prints of Peter Pilotto with the flirty florals of the McQ by Alexander McQueen floral skirt. If you are
My style crush on Emma Stone is getting nearly as bad as my one for Diane Kruger, I am not sure why but she just has the unique ability to make me smile. I completely adore her girl-next-door vibe mixed in with a chameleon who can work nearly any look, add in her goofy personality and her stunning beauty and she has it all going on. Seriously her Revlon beauty ads make me look twice, and her red carpet looks keep on wowing me. With all that love I am so pleased to see Emma finally grace the cover of American Vogue, and what
Who: Teen star Victoria Justice Where: At the Met Gala 2012 in New York Wearing: A floral embroidered tulle bustier McQ Alexander McQueen dress from the autumn/winter 2012 collection, over a velvet embroidered tulle body, velvet chain belt, and an Alexander McQueen black leather and gold studded knuckle box clutch Verdict: I love it when a young actress dresses their age and this is great dress from the 19 year old, her sweet vibe really looks amazing in this edgy floral number from McQ that I have been looking forward to seeing on the red carpet after I saw it at
Who: Best Actress winner Ruth Wilson for her in Anna Christie Where: At the 36th Olivier Awards with MasterCard held at the Royal Opera House, London Wearing: A black layered tulle bustier McQ dress with black floral velvet appliques from the autumn/winter 2012 showcased in London, teamed with Alexander McQueen clutch and Mary Jane shoes Verdict: Ever since I saw this McQ collection up-close I have been dying to see it on the red carpet, I have to admit I thought it would have been a Hollywood starlet but it was nice to see a Brit work the first look from the collection,