Archive | January, 2011

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Let’s get twiggy with it

I love this shot from the Samuel Cirnansck show at Sau Paulo Fashion Week in Brazil. They sas inspiration comes from everywhere and what better way to embrace avant garde work than to look to the weather for ideas. Hairdressers would have a field day creating this kind of image using hair pieces instead of […]


Paris Hilton shows plaits the way to do it

Paris Hilton led the way at the Triton show at Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Brazil with a long extended asymmetric plait. Sporting a small quiff and hair pulled back, the extended braid epitomises Spring/Summer and is the perfect bikini accompaniement.


Plaits add interest at the Valentino haute couture show

Pulling hair into a tight bun doesn’t have to look boring, thanks to this season’s most versatile style: the plait Models at the Valentino haute couture show in Paris sashayed down the runway in stunning, flowing long gowns, with simple but eye-catching hair. Parted in the middle small plaits followed the shape of the head and were tied […]

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Fun and frolics at Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture show

Why should the models have all the fun? Jean-Paul Gaultier got into the spirit of things at his haute couture show in Paris by donning one of the colourful mohican wigs worn by his models. The models, whose natural hair was scraped back into ponytails or sculptured into shaoes tight to the head, wore high […]


Big and bouncy at Haute Couture Paris Fashion Week

Get set for a 70s-inspired summer! Over at the Julian Fournie haute couture show in Paris this week, clothes were bright and gilted, with big bouncy hair finishing the look. The disco fever feel was fun and feminine and looked fabulous as the models sashayed down the runway.


Hair was work of art at haute couture Paris Fashion Week

  Hair was a work of art at the Eric Tibusch haute couture show in Paris today. While clothes took on a futuristic feel, hair was tribal and artistic. The crown took on different shapes and colours, with horn-like twirls and oversized metallic buns complementing the dresses.    


Suggested style for the Royal wedding?

With just three months to the Royal Wedding, Kate Middleton will be like any bride and collecting ideas for her big day. What about this look from the Zuhair Murad haute couture show in Paris? It may be a cross between Shakira and My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding, but it would certainly grab the headlines!


Quick and easy at Stephane Rolland haute couture show

If you are looking for something quick and simple look no further than the updos at the Stephan Rolland haute couture show in Paris. Long hair was swept to one side and simply rolled onto itself and pinned in place. The look was minimal yet feminine and the asymmetric finish looks great from the front. […]


High and mighty quiffs at haute couture show in Paris

If you’re going to have a quiff then make it big! Models at the Eva Minge haute couture Paris show wore stunning figure-hugging dresses with sky-high quiffs and rolls. The Polish designer – whose dresses exposed the back with draping embellishment – didn’t forget to make a statement at the front, with textured rolls and smooth […]


Drama at Dior at Paris Fashion Week

Drama was the name of the game at the Christian Dior haute couture show in Paris this week. Theatrical clothes sashayed down the runway, accompanied by hair that was glamorous, powerful and beautiful. Forties-inspired twists and rolls sat alongside soft curls and waves – so dust off those rollers and pins and get set for a […]