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Jimmy Choo has released images of its first Made-to-Order bridal shoe collection which can be customised down to the bride’s initials on the sole, and features every finish from white silk to a glossy patent.
Wednesday was the day of the Condé Nast International Luxury Conference at Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, which attracted the likes of Karl Lagerfeld and Suzy Menkes.
Can you believe that YouTube is only ten years old? On Thursday YouTube marked 10 years since the very first video was uploaded onto the site. ‘Me at the zoo’ showed a man standing in front an elephant enclosure saying: “Alright so here we are in front of the elephants, and the cool thing about these guys is that they have really, really, really long, trunks, and that’s cool. And that’s pretty much all there is to say.” Well, some YouTube videos may still be a pointless as that today, but at least we now have live catwalk streaming (so even if you don’t get a ticket you can see the show before it’s printed in the magazines) – oh, and Zoella!
Vogue Festival 2015 took place this week, with influentials like Bobbi Brown, John Galliano, Tim Walker and Christian Louboutin talking during the event – mixed in with masterclasses, makeovers and the opportunity to grab some ‘VOGUE’ emblazoned products!
Gigi Hadid, Adriana Lima and Emily Didnato were spotted in New York on the set of a Maybelline photo shoot on Tuesday, all donning sporty colour-blocking in the palette of: black, red and white.
On Thursday night in West London, the Jo Malone HQ was transformed into a fragrant spring floral soirée to celebrate Poppy Delevingne’s appointment as the inaugural Jo Malone London Girl. In charge of hosting and greeting everyone, the model wore a sky blue Jonathan Saunders gown with roses in her hair, to match the extraordinary display of blooms by artisan florist Scarlet & Violet, which scaled the walls and framed the spiral staircase of the Georgian townhouse. Daisy Lowe, Matthew Williamson and Charlotte Tilbury all attended the very pretty (but havoc for anyone with hay fever) event, and it was certainly something that grabbed a lot of attention on the internet – thanks to its packed guest list, amazing decorations and all the free gift bags! #notjealous
Naomi Campbell and Karlie Kloss (who both looked gorgeously primed) were photographed together at the TIME 100 Gala on Tuesday, an event to celebrate the 100 most influential people in the world – but unfortunately you have to buy the magazine to actually see the list, so…
Want to visit the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere? Well, you will have to wait until May 29 for the visitors centre at the top of the One World Trade Center (the 104-floor building), situated in Lower Manhattan, New York to open.
Rihanna shared a picture on Instagram of herself as a bridesmaid at the wedding of her assistant, Jennifer Morales, in Hawaii on Tuesday, which was very, very purple indeed.
On Thursday, Diane von Furstenberg was photographed with Naomi Campbell, Tina Brown, Hillary Clinton, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dakota Fanning and this year’s award winners at the annual DVF Awards in New York. The event, created by Diane von Furstenberg in 2010, recognises women who are working to transform the lives of other women. Yay!
Dominic Cooper posed with giddy and red lipped ballerinas on Thursday: the opening night of La Fille Mal Gardee at The Royal Opera House.
Paper Towns, the movie featuring Nat Wolff and co-star Cara Delevingne (who donned a sheer chemise gown at the event), won a Rising Star Award at CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards in Las Vegas on Thursday (a lot happened on Thursday, didn’t it?).
By India Hunnikin
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