Au contraire of the grand spectacle that we are all accustomed to seeing at John Galliano, only 20 looks were presented in a salon on Avenue Foch. Despite that Galliano’s pieces were amazing. Dresses worthy of a museum collection and pieces that remind us of Galliano, the
great master seducer.
Sweet, colourful candybars and lollipops are often used as an inspiration for hair, make-up and clothes. In the Sixties, mini dresses with their square, round, or fluid movement prints already gave off a candy association, but the creatives of our time have really used their sweetest dreams to get to the following outcome.
One of the trends that has been brewing for a while now and that I am totally diggin’ is the socks trend. Ever since Carrie appeared wearing those fab over knee socks in S&TC…followed by the fab Alexa Chung who dons them fabulously too…socks have been featuring more and more in the fashion scene and this season even more so, they are all over the catwalk:
Top supermodels like Christy Turlington, Stephanie Seymour, Amber Smith, Carre Otis, Amy Wesson among many others, are well known for sporting one or more tattoos on their bodies, which they use to express themselves and that – let me tell you mum – has not prevented them at all from having a successful career.
I’d say the best thing is to make a plan. Ask yourself, when do you want to finish your studies? How much do you want to travel as a model? Plus, when you are working as a model you should be prepared to wait all the time, so while you wait, why not utilize that time for reading and studying, and educating yourself.