9/19/2012 8:21 PM
The Fairmont Grand Hotel in Kyiv, Ukraine was the venue Debbie Wingham chose to debut her black diamond encrusted dress, valued at $5.7 million and weighing 29lbs. (Full photo below!)
According to the young fashion designer from the United Kingdom, she chose Kyiv because she considered it to be a potential market for other stunning outfits from her latest collection. "The creation of this dress is not some commercial project. This is simply a stepping stone to my new collection of jeans, which will be also decorated with diamonds," she said.
5/29/2012 9:25 PM
It’s not a huge surprise that women are self-conscious going into beach season but some of the sacrifices they are willing to make in exchange for the perfect bikini body are. In a recent survey in Shape magazine they revealed some summertime stresses and what most ladies were willing to give up in order to score the physical appearance they are aiming for.
5/10/2012 9:46 PM
Summer is approaching, and in certain areas of Japan that means scorching temps and oppressive humidity. This summer will be particularly brutal as the Fukushima disaster has left the nation with no working nuclear reactors and no way to produce the amount of power Japanese people are used to consuming. That’s why a company invented Super Cool Bras (above) – a garment designed to keep women cool and air conditioners off.
4/20/2012 1:00 AM
People get bullied for a number of reasons. Maybe you’re too tall, too short, too skinny or too fat. Cassandra Bankson wasn’t made fun of or teased for any of those reasons. She was constantly cut down because of her skin. She has acne and because kids were so cruel, Cassandra stopped attending school and did an independent study instead.
Though her skin troubles left her embarrassed to leave her house at one point, you would never know it now. Cassandra is a model and she helps tons of people each day cope with their own skin problems through her YouTube channel. No, her acne hasn’t gone away. She just learned a way to apply her makeup that makes it virtually nonexistent, and was kind and brave enough to share her story and solution with the world!
4/9/2012 6:20 PM
See-through clothing is probably something you'd reserve for the bedroom, but Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde says his fashions are "daringly perfect to wear on the red carpet."
"INTIMACY is a fashion project exploring the relation between intimacy and technology," says Studio Roosegaarde. "Its high-tech garments entitled 'Intimacy White' and 'Intimacy Black' are made out of opaque smart e-foils that become increasingly transparent based on close and personal encounters with people."
12/7/2011 11:03 PM
A major fashion mag yanked a picture off of its website not because it was too racy, but because it started showing up on pro-anorexia sites as inspiration! The editor of Vogue Italia, Franca Sozzani, has been outspoken about her negative feelings toward eating disorders, but there’s no way this picture ran without her approval.
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