Queen of McQueen

The best kept royal wedding secret ushered in glamour on Saturday morning when commoner Kate Middleton stepped out in her duchess satin wedding dress designed by Alexander McQueen’s  Sarah Burton. Critiqued by every designer in the world, the dress received raving reviews as it paid tribute to the late Alexander McQueen. It seems that there is more…

I AM IN LOVE…

..with Olivia Wilde’s dress at the 2009 GQ Men of the Year Awards. The simple architectural lines and shapes simply looked stunning on her. To no surprise it was a Marchesa dress from the bridal collection. I’ve always loved Marchesa’s dresses and she rocked the dress even when it was created for a blushing bride. Though…

CALLING ALL LEADING LADIES AND SUPERWOMEN

On November 21, Women in Leadership (WIL) will be celebrating all leading ladies and SuperWomen at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel. Lauded as WIL’s most glamourous event of the year, the SuperWomen & Friends Winter Palace Gala was created to celebrate the SuperWomen in all of us and among us. The evening will be inaugurated with a glamorous…

LOVE FOR LABELS

Staying fabulous comes at a cost. There is the trendy hairstylist you must tip generously to squeeze you in for “hair emergencies”,  fabulous events that needs fabulous frocks to complement, and of course, the accessories to match. As if we haven’t heard the word “recession” enough, it is undoubtedly harder to keep up without feeling the pinch….

A SWEET AND STYLISH NETWORKING EVENT

Looking for an opportunity to meet like-minded career individuals? Whether you are an aspiring entrepreuner, or already standing tall atop the corporate ladder, the upcoming Sweet Talk event, hosted by Women in Leadership Foundation (WIL), may be the answer to your thirsty quest.  Prepare to network with 100 successful businesswomen and inspirational women who have demonstrated strong leadership…

FASHION IS A RELIGION. THIS IS THE BIBLE.

 Anna Wintour’s, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue, uncanny cut-throat business practices made its debut at the The Devil Wears Prada movie. Where some cut their Vogue dreams dry upon viewing the movie, others found an answer to how the legendary fashion bible kept its pristine and tip-top couture shape. Like Chanel, no matter how many years and fashion quirks…

THE GIRL IN THE CREAM SCARF

Lately, scarves and magazines have found its way to being synonomous to each other. Only in movies perhaps, The Devil Wears Prada and Confessions of a Shopaholic have cleverly used a classic acessory define characters – scarves. Publisher Miranda Priestly of Runway Magazine in The Devil Wears Prada and the aspiring fashion editor Rebecca Bloomwood…

BUBBLEGUM AND LEATHER

Never would I thought the once bubblegum teenie boppers would create enter a world of edgy designer fashion. A stylish girlfriend of mine recently introduced a gorgeous leather jacket to me in which I fell in love with instantly. The “Superfine Leather Jacket” is made of smooth buttery leather and draped asymmetrically with soft pleats…