Iris Apfel by Bruce Weber
I’m so excited about the new Iris Apfel documentary by the late, great Albert Maysles.
FASHION HISTORY: Audrey Hepburn’s granddaughter Emma Ferrer is photographed by Richard Avedon’s grandson Michael Avedon for Harper’s Bazaar September 2014…
Time for a cup of coffee and some luscious news…
Fashion lovers should check this out: There’s a new doco coming out in 2014 called Mademoiselle C about former Vogue Paris editor (succeeded by Emmanuelle Alt) and fashion icon, Carine Roitfeld, following her around as she creates a new magazine called “CR”.
Sounds like The September Issue but with a Parisian backdrop, coffee and croissants, and Audrey Tautou cycling “Amelie” style through the occasional scene. Fab!
Given the hype surrounding Baz Lurhmann‘s upcoming The Great Gatsby (being released on May 10, 2013), you’ve no doubt seen some of the divine costumes and lavish sets. For myself, I can’t stop watching either of the two trailers, and my accessories have become increasingly sparkly of late… Continue reading »
Designers Miuccia Prada and Catherine Martin collaborated on the costumes for Baz Luhrmann’s lavish new film The Great Gatsby. The pair created over 40 designs for the film, all inspired by looks from the Prada and Miu Miu archives….
Baz Luhrmann and Miuccia Prada share a passion for bringing classic designs into the present, Martin told Vogue UK.
“In the same way Nick Carraway reflects on a world that he is within and without, we have tried to create an environment that the audience will be subconsciously familiar with, yet separated from.” Martin said.
“I usually try not to literally reference periods in my work, because that’s not the way I think,” Prada told Vogue. “But when I worked on the costumes, I realised how many pieces would become very Twenties with a little intervention and another point of view.”
View Prada’s released sketches below.
Learn more about Prada on the official Prada website.
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