Archive for October, 2008

Beautiful clothes at Cath Kidston, who knew?

Beautiful clothes at Cath Kidston, who knew?

Think of Cath Kidston and flowery chintz is probably the first thing that comes to mind. She’s rightly famous for lending her signature style of traditional but modern English designs[Read More...]

by 22nd October 2008 Fashion Fix
Chace Crawford does VMAN in true Testino style

Chace Crawford does VMAN in true Testino style

There’s nothing like a dose of Gossip Girl to brighten up our week (does anyone else wish Chuck and Blair would just get it together already?!). We’ve oohed and ahhed[Read More...]

by 21st October 2008 Fashion Fix
Preen designs exclusive collection for Net-a-Porter

Preen designs exclusive collection for Net-a-Porter

Gearing up for party season? Then listen closely. Preen has designed six perfect party dresses exclusively for net-a-porter.

by 21st October 2008 Daily News, Grab Your Diary
Pure luxury: Georgina Chapman for Garrard

Pure luxury: Georgina Chapman for Garrard

Ladies we have yet another collaboration to lust after. Georgina Chapman (co-founder of Marchesa) is on board to design a limited edition collection for jewellery house Garrard.

by 21st October 2008 Daily News
The curse of the enormous scarf

The curse of the enormous scarf

I have recently invested in an enormous scarf, you know like those ones you see in magazine shoots, which drown the model but nonetheless look incredibly cool. When I say[Read More...]

by 21st October 2008 Fashion Fix
Justice At Last: Racy Secret Obsession by Calvin Klein Ad Spotted in New York

Justice At Last: Racy Secret Obsession by Calvin Klein Ad Spotted in New York

A couple months back, a great deal of fuss was made over Eva Mendes’ racy TV ad for Calvin Klein’s Secret Obsession fragrance. The ad went on to be banned[Read More...]

by 20th October 2008 Fashion Fix
Trend Alert: Vintage Denim Shorts

Trend Alert: Vintage Denim Shorts

You may remember cutting the legs off your high rise jeans in your early teens. You may even remember when that same style of stone-wash denim slacks, a la Joey[Read More...]

by 20th October 2008 Celebrity Style, Fashion Fix
Westfield London: The super mall countdown

Westfield London: The super mall countdown

Probably the last thing we need is another shopping mall, but I bet I’m not the only one who is pretty excited by the latest offering from mall giants Westfield.

by 20th October 2008 Daily News
Christina Aguilera’s latest fragrance: Inspire

Christina Aguilera’s latest fragrance: Inspire

As many of you know, here at My Gorgeous Life we’re hesitant to jump in head first to any celebrities journey from singing to fashion and beauty. The results typically[Read More...]

by 20th October 2008 Health and Beauty
Purple Reign!

Purple Reign!

The Colour Purple: regal, luxurious, jewel toned, and this season’s hottest hue.  Prince must be partying like it’s 1999! Purple is everywhere this winter, predominantly on the red carpet as celebrities have swapped their[Read More...]

by 20th October 2008 Fashion Fix
UGG I love your shoes, just not your bags!

UGG I love your shoes, just not your bags!

UGG Australia emerged on the fashion scene in the form of comfortable boots. Originally intended for Australian surfers, UGGs graced the feet of most females as the ideal errand-running shoe[Read More...]

by 17th October 2008 Fashion Fix
Milan and Paris: The cream of the crop

Milan and Paris: The cream of the crop

I’m suffering from a bout of fashion week withdrawal, so I spent most of last weekend sifting through footage and images from the shows, namely Paris and Milan. Looking back,[Read More...]

by 16th October 2008 Daily News
Five minutes with: Dolly Jones, editor of Vogue.com

Five minutes with: Dolly Jones, editor of Vogue.com

If anyone knows about the ups and downs of working in online media it’s editor of Vogue.com, Dolly Jones. Under her direction she’s literally turned the site into fashion heaven[Read More...]

by 16th October 2008 Daily News, Interviews