Archive for October, 2007

Eyeliner Tips & Tricks

Eyeliner Tips & Tricks

If you want to make your small eyes appear larger, eyeliners can easily do the trick. Learn to apply it correctly to avoid the risk of appearing too overdone with dark, obvious lines. Here are some tips in applying eyeliners to better emphasize your eyes: Liquid eyeliners should only be applied above the top lashes, whereas pencil or eye shadow can be used both for the top lid and under the lower lashes. Cake eyeliners, when used with water, can also be used at the top and bottom lashes.When app…

Victoria Beckham: Celebrity Style

Victoria Beckham: Celebrity Style

Victoria Beckham, wife of football star player David Beckham and former member of the Spice Girls, is popularly known for her savvy and sophisticated sense of style. The word “posh” perfectly suits her as she is always spotted wearing the latest designer trends and sporting the most expensive bags. Not to mention her signature big black sunglasses which she never fails to leave their new LA home without. Posh Spice may have put an end to her singing career but she is widely welcomed in the fashi…

Gwen Stefani: Celebrity Style

Gwen Stefani: Celebrity Style

Singer, songwriter, actress, designer, and new mom Gwen Stefani has emerged as one of the hippest and most original style icons of today. Her fashion style has evolved through the years along with her career – from her days of fronting the pop-ska band No Doubt and then turning into a solo artist, to designing her own clothing line L.A.M.B. while becoming a mother to son Kingston. What remains constant is her ability to mix and match clothes, which many have tried but failed to imitate.With her …

Anne Klein: Fashion Designer

Born Hannah Golofski in August 1923, Anne Klein is a native New Yorker who started her career as a sketcher and then later became a prominent designer of womens apparel and sportswear. She is considered by some top designers as the woman who defined how American sportswear are sold and worn nowadays.She co-founded Junior Sophisticates in 1948 with husband Ben Klein. The “Junior” line was made popular with her treatment of junior sizes for young women. Before 1948, “Juniors” was only known as an …

Paige Premium Denim

Paige Premium Denim

Paige Premium Denim was founded in 2004 by former fit model Paige Adams-Geller, following the principle that one doesn’t have to be a size zero to look and feel great in a pair of designer jeans. She used her expertise and unique beliefs to create the “perfect-fitting jean.” It’s a given that Adams-Geller was a sought-after model for some of the hottest denim brands, including Citizens of Humanity, Lucky Brand, Guess and others. After her experience in the world of denims, she began to establish…

Michael Kors: Fashion Designer

Michael Kors: Fashion Designer

Michael Deloris Kors is an American fashion designer, a native New Yorker of half Scandinavian and half Jewish decent, son of former Revlon model Joan Krystosek Kors, owner of the Michael Kors fashion line and is known for classic and luxurious designs of American sportswear. Kors’ career in fashion began at an early age. At age four he was already modeling for cereal commercials and when he became a teenager, he studied fashion design at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology. When he was 1…

Citizens Of Humanity: Designer Denim

When I first heard about Citizens of Humanity, I thought it was a non-governmental organization working for people empowerment, upholding equality and basic human rights, etc. I was surprised to know that the name was actually a brand name for designer jeans. That was way back in 2004, and now with Citizens of Humanity or COH being one of the leaders in denims and jeans apparel, I know better.  Based in Huntington Park, California, the Citizens of Humanity was founded by the makers of “7 For All…

Seven For All Mankind: Seven Denim Jeans

Seven For All Mankind: Seven Denim Jeans

7 For All Mankind is a popular brand of denim jeans that was founded in Vernon, California by jean designers Michael Glasser and Jerome Dahan in 2000 along with Peter Koral who became their financial backer. Dahan and Glasser have been working in the apparel industry for years and saw an opportunity in starting out a fashion denim line. During that time, the type of jeans that were available in the market were those that were street-inspired, baggy jeans which were then the popular, if not, the …

Teen Fashion Trends

Teen Fashion Trends

The bandwagon that is teen fashion is deserted as easily it is boarded. You might be fashionally “in the know” one time but may be so out of the whole trend thing in another. The situation is even much more difficult to comprehend because as a teenager, you have so many other options that you will need to factor in for you to finally choose an outfit. So here are some excellent teen fashion tips for those who would like to be able to try something new and fashionable. Atheletic-inspiredThis is o…

Rock and Republic: Designer Denim

Rock and Republic: Designer Denim

The brand was borne out of the designer’s desire to have her girlfriend own a pair of denim jeans which actually hugged her curves in the right place instead of the wrong ones. This is actually where the idea of Rock and Republic started-all because of a pair of jeans with a bad fit. Rock and Republic is one of the best high-end fashion brands in America right now. It was founded by the fashion tycoons, Michael Ball way back in 2002. The company is owned by Andrea Bernholtz. Before he was able t…