Archive for March 5th, 2009

Preparing Your Hair for Summer Needs

Preparing Your Hair for Summer Needs

Sunny days are almost here. And while you anticipate summer’s arrival with thoughts about the beach and breezy, laid back days, your hair probably isn’t. The summer heat can cause a lot of damage to your hair, so does salt water of the sea or chlorine-infused water of your pool. Check out the following items so you can better prepare for your hair’s summer needs. Start with cleaning your tresses with a gentle yet effective shampoo. Afterwards, apply conditioner to the mid-shaft and ends of you …

Versace Fall 2009

Versace Fall 2009

Donatella Versace has definitely put the days of over-bling way, way behind her. Her fall collection is focused on working metallics and neutrals. Versace’s Fall 2009 runway displayed adorned trench coats, biker jackets and skinny cargo pants. That’s not to say the Versace collection was bated. Dresses floated down the runway one after the other, either long, flowy, Greek-goddess style or short and strewn with paillettes, showing that Donatella Versace can do a mean drape to anyone who dares to…

Dolce & Gabbana Fall 2009

Dolce & Gabbana Fall 2009

Dolce & Gabbana love puffed shoulders.With pure Italian audacity, D&G put on a show in defiance of the times and the anxiety that accompanies it. The Dolce & Gabbana Fall 2009 runway did not succumb to the idea of simplicity and moderation as the collection touched on the 30s and 40s, with gloves – used as headpieces and scarves, shell-shaped buttons, mile-high wartime suede platform wedges, huge balloons for sleeves – some as as high up as the models’ ears, chunky colorful jewelry pieces and e…