Kate Moss was born in London on January 16, 1974. She came from a very ordinary family. Her father was a travel agent while her mother was a barmaid. She did her schooling from Ridgeway Primary School and college at Riddlesdown Collegiate. Her parents got divorced when she was just thirteen years old. At the age of 14, Kate was discovered by Sarah Doukas at JFK Airport. Sarah was the founder of Storm Model Management and also the pioneer of waif look. She created quite a stir in the modeling industry because of her boyish body that was incredibly thin as against curvy supermodels. Kate was soon widely known as waif look. The waif look was basically a “wide-eyed” look. Other than that she also made the concept of “delicate” beauty very popular. Continue reading
Alexa Chung is a British model, who is also a television presenter and editor at British Vogue as a contributor. Born to Gillian and Philip Chung in Hampshire, her father is three-quarters Chinese and her mother is of English descent. She did her schooling from Perins school and was accepted at King’s College, London. But she was scouted by a modelling agency before she could start at King’s College. Being scouted at sixteen by Storm Model Management, she modeled for Elle Girl and Cosmo Girl which are all teen magazines. Appearing in commercials of Sony Ericsson, Fanta, Sunsilk and music videos for artists such as Westlife, Holy Valance, and Reuben, she quit modelling after four years. Continue reading
Kate Middleton or should we call her ‘’the royal highness, the duchess of Cambridge’’—is a style diva who is now included in the royal family after getting married to the royal blood Prince William. Continue reading
The world noticed Amal’s impeccable style and smarts long before she got involved with Hollywood star George Clooney. The high profile International lawyer and activist has been a frontrunner when it comes to making perfectly polished looks on and off the red carpet. Continue reading
Remember the Posh days! Those were the 90s and they’re absolutely gone. No more too sassy clothing, too much sequins etc. Victoria Beckham is reborn. Being a successful business woman (she has her own label that is worn by many people) and having a perfect husband and perfect children, it has to be followed by no less perfect style that is on point even on the airport (Vicky certainly mastered that a lot of times… Victoria Beckham is a special style entity, so let’s stop talking about her in theory, and focus on her outfits instead. Continue reading
THE WINTER COAT!
On my way to The Row FW15 show, in this coat is by Awake, designed by the lovely Natalia Aleverdian. While keeping me perfectly warm it also looks damn cute. Belt by Calvin Klein, bag by Salvatore Ferragamo, nail polish by Essie in the shade “Pink about it”.— 16 February 2015, Hanneli Mustaparta Continue reading