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Aymeline Valade, Mais Oui

Designers have had a taste for older women as of late. The new geriatric Lanvin ads aside, Saskia de Brauw, the 31-year-old, pixie-cut Dutch artist/model and Kati Nescher, the Russian-born, German-based 27-year-old new mother are both recent runway stars and campaign snatchers (Fendi, Chanel, Tom Ford, Nina Ricci, Alexander Wang, etc, etc).  VIEW MORE >

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Here’s the Stitch: Meet Artist Kelly Favre

L'Officiel's Daphné Hezard tipped us off to a French law-student-turned-artist named Kelly Favre, who embellishes cosmetics packaging (Chanel, Dior, Guerlain...) with her sometimes-cheeky—and sexual, as in [4], which depicts a sperm fertilizing an egg—hand-embroideries.  VIEW MORE >

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Nail Art Checklist

Everything you need to make your nails resemble Converse Chuck Taylors (aka the freshest manicure we've laid eyes on this summer, courtesy of the East London WAH crew), or anything else for that matter.  VIEW MORE >

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Who Is Twigs?

Thanks to Sharmadean Reid's Instagram and  i-D magazine, we've discovered Twigs. We don't know much about the British singer (actually, she's basically un-Google-able), save for this Tumblr and song that's now on loop in our office.  VIEW MORE >

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A Sun-In Story

Last night at dinner, I asked my friend Melissa Coker (the designer behind Wren, pictured above with our buddy Max) who colored her hair.  VIEW MORE >

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Going Pink At Home

When makeup artist extraordinaire Jeanine Lobell and her fifteen-year-old daughter Esme emailed us to say Esme had spontaneously decided to dye her luscious blond locks Pepto pink, we asked for photo proof…  VIEW MORE >

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Not That Opening Ceremony

Just in time for the London 2012 Olympics, which we hear begin tomorrow night?, Rimmel’s unveiled their fall lineup, including five additions to their Kate Moss Lipstick Collection (supersaturated reds and berries) and these very apropos Union Jack-branded GlamEyes HD eye shadow palettes.  VIEW MORE >