Beauty campaigns are having a bit of a revival for me, whether it is the Dior fragrance campaign with Daphne Groeneveld looking stunning with a cat on her head, the OPI dancing horses, or Chanel’s nail cabaret, beauty ads are standing out for being more than just a pretty face. The latest beauty campaign making me smile has to be this the Dior Summer Mix, not only has the French fashion house put together a gorgeous, summery collection filled with hot pinks and oranges, but they created a clever summery video that looks like it is set in Barbie’s beach house, with tiny
The red carpet and the iconic French cinema is the latest source of inspiration for Chanel’s up-coming beauty collection, Avant-Première. This collection just oozes old-Hollywood glamour with its intense red, bold plum and divine pink shades, and I love that the line is all about matching your lips and nails with a corresponding hue.
As you may have gathered if you follow me on Twitter is that my Mum was down for the weekend, hence the lack of blog posts, and we generally did lots of fun, touristy things in London like going to art galleries, enjoying afternoon tea, a spot of shopping, you know Mother/daughter fun, and I also took my Mum to get her first real nail art. We tried it up North, but a flick and a diamante crystal doesn’t quite count, I wanted her to have a full-on crazy experience so I took her to WAH Nails in Topshop. Granted I think
Who: Zooey Deschanel Where: At the Golden Globe Awards 2013, held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California Wearing: A strapless red Oscar de la Renta gown featuring a sweetheart neckline and voluminous skirt from the pre-fall 2013 collection, teamed with a matching pearl necklace and bracelet, and a film-inspired manicure Verdict: I always find Zooey adorable on the red carpet and tonight’s Golden Globes look is no different. I love the 1950’s vibe of this gorgeous gown as well as the vibrant colour, but what makes this look has to be the addition of the pearls – I do love a bit
I must have over a hundred different coloured nail varnishes and I love getting my nails done and I am very lucky that most press days have amazing nail artists on hand to make my nails look pretty. Last week I was invited to a breakfast preview of Olivia Rubin‘s spring/summer 2013 collection, more coming on that next week, and I course couldn’t resist getting my nails beautified by the very talented Mercedez aka Miss Merx Mani’s who you might remember did my amazing ball of wool nails early in the year. Inspired by Olivia Rubin’s ‘Fence’ Gate Dress, Mercedes painted my nails with similar