The Vintage Figure.

The silhouettes of the 1940s, 1950s and even the early 1960s were perhaps the most feminine and beautiful of all. We saw cinched in waists and bigger chests, they were real hourglass figures. As women we come in all shapes and sizes and we should embrace who we are.

This image was taken from the 1962 Frederick’s of Hollywood spring catalogue, I love how it emphasises the feminine curves.

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Cannes Red Carpet…

So this years Cannes Film Festival has kicked off with the premier of ‘Grace of Monaco’ with celebrities streaming across the red carpet. Blake lively stole the show with her burgundy Gucci Premiere dress which was absolutely stunning and I’m pretty sure Jane Fonda hasn’t aged in 20years.

Here’s some of my favourites…

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Throwback Thursday.

When it comes to looking back through time, there are plenty of Hollywood starlets that paved the way for their future successors, but to me there will only be one true beauty  and she is Sophia Loren. She is the ultimate in Italian chic. A fashion Icon, model and movie star…

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The Face of Barrie Knitwear.

Lily Collins fronts the first ever ready-to-wear campaigns for the Chanel owned company Barrie Knitwear. They specialize in manufacturing cashmere of the funniest quality and with this collection we can see a vast range of bold colour used to create an impact. The line will be initially previewed at the Colette concept store in Paris from June 9 to 14, 2014 and then will be later available at the main Parisian outlet. Karl Lagerfeld shot the images for the lookbook with lily wearing the latest range.

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Maison Kitsune Fall 2014

The Parisian label Maison Kitsune launch their fall 2014 look book containing hints of tailoring and bold colour with a rockabilly aesthetic. Teddy boy coats with mini skirts and tailored trousers create a subtle masculinity with a feminine twist. My personal favourite is the red blazer with the blue denim, it really creates a statement.

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