Sunday, November 25, 2012

Fashion Photographers We Love - Cecil Beaton

(14 January 1904 – 18 January 1980)

''All I want is the best of everything and there's very little of that left.''

Cecil Beaton was a renowned English fashion and portrait photographer, who was known for his work in Vogue and Vanity Fair, as well as being an official photographer to the British Royal Family. Beaton’s iconic images of Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe and other Hollywood starlets have made a lasting impression on today’s fashion photographers. Beaton’s elegant style and sophisticated approach to fashion photography and society portraits set him apart from his peers, and earned him a spot as one of the most influential photographers of all time.  He was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1970.

Audrey Hepburn

Marilyn Monroe

Marlene Dietrich

Marlon Brando


Queen Elizabeth II with Prince Andrew

Audrey Hepburn - Breakfast at Tiffany's

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Fashion Photographers We Love - Mario Testino

Mario Testino was born on October 30th, 1954 in Lima, is a famous Peruvian fashion photographer who has shot a wide variety of advertising campaigns, fashion spreads and celebrity portraits. Testino has also been a contributing photographer to the British Royal Family, and was invited to take the engagement photos of Prince William and Kate Middleton in 2010. Testino is widely known for his work with Burberry, Zara, Michael Kors, Dolce & Gabbana, Estee Lauder, Valentino and Versace and the controversial ads for Gucci. Testino’s eye-catchingly bright and highly polished images have been featured in several fashion publications worldwide


Keira Knightly for UK Vogue Jan 2011 
Kate Moss forVogue September 2009

Friday, November 23, 2012

Disney and Barneys New York Present ELECTRIC HOLIDAY

Fashion Photographers We Love - Steven Meisel

Steven Meisel  was born in 1984. He is a prominent American fashion photographer who’s best known for his work in American and Italian Vogue, as well as photographing pop icon Madonna for her 1992 book Sex. Meisel has shot campaigns for many high-end luxury brands, such as Versace, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton, Prada and Calvin Klein. He has also photographed every cover of Italian Vogue for two straight decades. Not only is Meisel one of the most recognized photographers in the fashion industry, but he is also credited for catapulting the careers of some of the most famous models in the world like Linda Evangelista, Naomi Campbell and Christy Turlington. 

Louis Vuitton 
Roberto Cavalli SS 2012

Thursday, November 22, 2012

David Bowie - Lady Grinning Soul

Fashion Photographers We love - Patrick Demarchelier

Patrick Demarchelier

21 August 1943 -     )

Patrick Demarchelier was born near Paris in 1943 to a modest family. He is a famous French fashion photographer whose work has appeared in virtually every major fashion magazine in the United States and many abroad. In addition to shooting some of the most beautiful models and celebrities in the world, Demarchelier is also famously known for being the official photographer of Princess Diana of Wales and the first non-Brit to photograph the British Royal Family. Demarchelier’s iconic images and advertising campaigns have helped propel the careers of makeup artists and fashion designers alike. Demarchelier’s beautiful high-end fashion and commercial photography continues to grace the covers and pages of Vogue and other fashion publications worldwide. 



Wednesday, November 21, 2012



Sophie's Avenue: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia: Day 5

Sophie's Avenue: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia: Day 5: Надо заметить, что на MBFWR каждый день был интересен по-своему и выделить какой-то один я не могу.  Вот и пятый...

M∙A∙C Glamour Daze - Limited edition

 Sweet & Sexy

The glamour of getting ready to step out for the holidays.
 Sweet to sexy, lips to nails. Every angle, every detail obsessed over. An unforgettable look emerges in a cool cloud of pale pink edged with smoky grey - the shimmer of a festive finishing touch. One last glance and you're out the door.

Full collection

Extra Dimension Eye Shadows
                           Ready to Party - Pale lilac                          A Natural Flirt - Soft peachy nude
                             Evening Grey - Steel silver                       Divine Blue - Mid-tone aqua
Stolen Moment - Dark taupe
                           Round Midnight - Dark burgundy            Tall, Dark & Handsome - Black with pearl

FLUIDLINE (Gel Eyeliner)

                    Feminine Edge - Pink mauve with pearl        Catch My Eye - Cool taupe grey with pearl
Little Black Bow - Charcoal with pearl

                       Easy Manner - Light dirty peach                         I’m the One - Mid-tone blue pink
Small Vanity - Dusty rose tan

Whisper of Gilt - Light soft white gold with shimmery sheen 

Superb - Soft peachy nude with multidimensional shimmer 



         Endless Night                    In the Limelight                     Girl Trouble                  Everything that Glitters
       Pale grey pink                   Mid-tone creamy mint              Super glitter pink             Black with super 
    with iridescent pearl                                                                                             multidimensional glitter 



Beauty - Pale cool pink, Glaze finish.
Innocence - Soft coral, Frost finish.
Outrageously Fun - Mid-tone magenta violet, Cremesheen finish.
Glamourdaze - Mid-tone creamy plum, Cremesheen finish.
Dramatic Encounter - Deep purple, Amplified finish.


Impossibly Sweet - Sheer soft pink with multidimensional pearl
Pink Fade - Light creamy pink
Talk Softly to Me - Light creamy coral pink
Deliciously Demure - Soft cool brown with pearl
Flight of Fancy - Rich purple 


False Lashes - Black 

Raven - Intense black with red pearl
Orpheus - Intense black with gold pearl
Mystery - Intense black with green pearl
Feline - Intense black with black pearl


mac glamour daze face palettes

mac glamour daze palette

Brush Sets

mac glamour daze brush sets

Mineral Brush Set (Orange Set)

#187SE Duo Fibre Brush
#130SE Professional Short Duo Fiber Brush
#286SE Professional Duo Fiber Blending Brush
#282SE Professional Eyeshadow Brush
Leopard Cosmetic Bag

Classic Brush Set (Pink Set)

#167SE Blush/Powder Brush
#168SE Large Angled Contour Brush
#239SE Eye Shader Brush
#217SE Blending Brush
#212SE Professional Flat Definer Brush
Leopard Cosmetic Bag
Advanced Brush Set (Green/Blue Set)
#190SE Foundation Brush
#129SE Blush/Powder Brush
#275SE Medium Angled Shading Brush
#266SE Small Angle Brush
#226SE Color Brush
Leopard Makeup Bag