>> From London to Sydney to Miami, this week's best-dressed is a colorful bunch. See who's wearing what — and where — in the slideshow.
Posts for December 2nd 2011
>> Brush off the cold in this season's moody, full-spectrum blooms. Spring's favorite print gets darkly dramatic for Winter in high-contrast palettes and large-scale patterns — often digitized for extra impact. Spotted all over the Fall 2011 and Resort 2012 runways — think Jil Sander, Erdem, Celine, Givenchy, Mary Katrantzou, and more — these gorgeous blooms aren't your grandma's ditsy florals; these prints are bold, dramatic, and the perfect way to dress up the holiday. Click through to shop our picks in the slideshow.
Photo: Greg Kessler
>> Alexa Chung's new show, 24 Hour Catwalk, now has a premiere date and a preview video. The reality series — which follows four new designers each episode as they compete to create a three-piece collection and stage a runway show within 24 hours — kicks off Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 10 p.m. EST on Lifetime. Joining Chung — who hosts — are Cynthia Rowley, Derek Blasberg, and publicist James LaForce serving as the judging panel. [People]
>> Burberry brought its British friends and faces — Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Cara Delevingne, Alexa Chung — to Paris last night for the opening of its newest and biggest store in Paris. Christopher Bailey, too, was on-site at the 10,000-square-foot flagship — which spans four floors and is located at 56 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré — and had plans to eat steak-frites while in town. After the store cocktail, the crowd decamped to the British ambassador's residence nearby, where British pop band The Feeling gave a live performance and Chung DJed.
>> Give gorgeous, keep it simple, and go classic. From sublime splurges to super-luxe stocking stuffers, these 25 beauty essentials are totally guaranteed to spread the chic — this season and beyond. Click through to shop them all, now.