Topic: black swan

Don’t You Want To Princessize Yourself?

Don't You Want To Princessize Yourself?

Have you seen that Princess Maker is trending on Buzzfeed? Go try it right now! I did. I call my little creation “lots of color swan.” Like Natalie Portman’s character, but a lot more nuanced, freckled, etc. So, more perfect. And making it made me feel like I was a designer. Admittedly, a designer who picked colors completely at random, sometimes with their eyes closed, which is to say, a cool designer. Though, really, aren’t we a bit old for this? I understand that young girls want to play with dolls because they want to see themselves as grown up, but I’m confused as to… oh. Because I don’t have purple hair. Well, sure, that makes sense. More »

Party Favors: Seeing Spots on the Red Carpet

Party Favors: Seeing Spots on the Red Carpet

Great polka dot dresses fit for Kate Winslet, the Olsens and Kelly Osbourne. -Betty Confidential

Lady Gaga favorite Jean-Charles de Castelbajac is working on a rock musical. -Styleite

That was fast: here’s a gallery of the many faces of Lois Lane. -The Frisky

See the gorgeous costumes from Rodarte’s Black Swan exhibit. -Trendland

Yet another Fall 2011 trend: rounded shoulders. -Fashion Etc

“The tensions between past and future have rarely seemed so acute” at Estee Lauder. -NYT More »

Ready-to-Click: Supermodels Taking Over

Ready-to-Click: Supermodels Taking Over

A moment in the life of supe Kristen McMenamy at the Chanel atelier. -On the Runway

Speaking of supermodels, Angela Lindvall wore a daring Louis Vuitton. -Harper’s Bazaar

Victoria’s Secret Angel Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a British Vogue cover girl. -Catwalk Queen

In a far more interesting move, however, VS girl Candice Swanepoel is on the cover of Italian Vogue. -Design Scene

Oprah will host a slew of supes: Christie Brinkley, Beverly Johnson, Stephanie Seymour, and Cheryl Tiegs. -Racked

George Michael’s model love, male model legal trouble, Talbots’ new flame-haired spokesmodel and More »

Sexiest Quotes of the Week: Sex With Celebrities

Sexiest Quotes of the Week: Sex With Celebrities

“Everyone was so worried about who was going to want to see this movie…I remember them being like, ‘How do you get guys to a ballet movie? How do you get girls to a thriller?’ And the answer is a lesbian scene. Everyone wants to see that.” — Natalie Portman, on why “Black Swan” was appealing to everyone

“As the woman in the situation that was in question, I found absolutely nothing scandalous, tawdry or disgusting about it.” — Michelle Williams, on her controversial oral sex scene in “Blue Valentine” More »

Ready-to-Click: Recycled YSL is Still YSL

Ready-to-Click: Recycled YSL is Still YSL

YSL to launch a do-gooder’s capsule collection, “comprised of garments made from recycled fabric and from existing patterns instead of new ones.” -T Magazine

Everyone is pretty lukewarm on that sleeved-Versace mini (with the built-in gloves!) Angelina Jolie wore to the Berlin premiere of The Tourist.

Black Swan‘s influence on ballerina-inspired fashion basically translates to ruffles. -Femail

Kate Moss surprised by her own longevity. -Monsters and Critics

More Moss, some Tavi, a dash of FLOTUS and More »