Archive for September 25th, 2007

Carolina Herrera: Fashion Designer

Carolina Herrera (born Maria Carolina Josefina Pacanins y Niño) is a successful Venezuelan fashion designer and entrepreneur. She was born on January 8, 1939 in Caracas, the capital of Venezuela. Carolina descended from a long line of Venezuelan landowners and statesmen. Her parents, Guillemmo and Maria Christina Pacanins raised her up in a protective yet cultured manner that influenced her growth into a classy and elegant woman. In her early days, Carolina was already known for her beauty and g…

Stella McCartney: Fashion Designer

Stella Nina McCartney is an English fashion designer who was born September 13, 1971 in London. She was the daughter of Sir Paul McCartney, a former member of the Beatles and Linda McCartney, an American photographer. Stella was named after her maternal great-grandmothers, two of whom were named Stella. Stella has two older sisters, Heather (adopted by her father) and Mary as well as a younger brother named James. The McCartney parents wanted their children to have as normal a childhood as possi…

Christian Dior: Fashion Designer

Christian Dior is widely known as an influential French fashion designer who was born on January 21, 1905 in Normandy, France. He was the son of Maurice Dior and Madeleine Martin. Dior’s father was a manufacturer of fertilizer and chemicals. Dior had an elder brother named Raymond. Dior attended the Ecole de Sciences Politiques from 1920 to 1925 to follow his parents wishes of him becoming a diplomat someday. But Dior already had other plans since he wished to be involved only in the arts. When …

Day Cream with SPF15 Sunscreen From Crabtree & Evelyn

Day Cream with SPF15 Sunscreen From Crabtree & Evelyn

Drawing from the facial skin care line of Crabtree & Evelyn, you’re sure to like this day cream with SPF15 sunscreen. You’ll be able to give your skin the necessary moisturizing that it needs while giving it a makeover of sorts. This day cream allows you to protect your skin from the harsh rays of the sun each and every day that you go out. This is for those people who cannot stay indoors that much. So for those people whose active lifestyle take them out of the confines of the everyday cubicle …

Vera Wang: Fashion Designer

Vera Wang: Fashion Designer

Vera Wang is an American fashion designer who is well known for her exquisite collection of wedding gowns. Her father owned a chemical factory and because of this, her family was quite wealthy. Vera proceeded to attend The Chapin School as well as the Sorbonne which is in Paris. She finished with an art history degree in Sarah Lawrence College. It was because of her mother that she was able to witness fashion shows in Paris. Wang’s first love was not the fashion industry. She was trained as a fi…