July 16, 2017:
Hola! Where does the time go, Geez Louise! Half summer is already gone, and I am first now updating this from last December, tsk tsk. Bad Jan! So, been busy puttering around the yard, as always, and paying more attention than I probably should be to politics. The kitchen "remodel" is on hold due to budgetary constraints, but I hope to have that remedied before the end of the year. And I have yet to paint the guest room - it's only been 3 years now since I moved in to this version of Maison Newton, I'm not lazy or anything, nope... LOL! Take care and have a great rest of the summer. Jan

Monday, February 6, 2012

Movie Fashion Boards

I found these at The Wall Street Journal, of all places -- in their weekend newspaper.  Checked online (the firm I work for has an online subscription that we all can access) and there they were!  These are some seriously wonderful fashion boards!  All these looks from the February 4, 2012 article "Costume Drama" talking about fashions in recent movies.  Check it out (if the link continues to work).  My favorite is the Marilyn look. 

F. Martin Ramin for The Wall Street Journal, Styling by Anne Cardenas and Elizabeth Osborne; Poster: Columbia Pictures
Severely Sexy: Go for hard-edge leather biker separates, macabre jewels and, of course, an irresistible Alex Wang motorcycle helmet.

Pierre Balmain Jacket, $1,640, nordstrom.com; Sweatshirt, $18, H&M, 212-489-0390; Jean Paul Gaultier Top, $695, Neiman Marcus, 310-550-5900; Pant, $495, Alexander Wang, 212-977-9683; Necklace, $395, johnhardy.com; Boots, $115, drmartens.com; Helmet, price upon request, Alexander Wang, 212-977-9683; Eddie Borgo Cuff, $440, Bergdorf Goodman, 888-774-2424; Theyskens' Theory Backpack, $575, Theory, 212-524-6790


Breathlessly Beautiful: Emulate Ms. Monroe's effervescent glamour with '50s classics, rollered hair and an ever-red lip.

L'Wren Scott Dress, $2,680, barneys.com; Selima Sun for J.Crew Sunglasses, $128, jcrew.com; Sweater, $30, Uniqlo, 877-486-4756; Scarf, $10, luxurydivas.com; Dolce & Gabbana Lipstick, $34, saks.com; Sandal, $690, Fendi, 212-759-4646; Pant, $248, Steven Alan, 212-343-0692; Victoria Beckham Tote, $3,750, net-a-porter.com


F. Martin Ramin for The Wall Street Journal, Styling by Anne Cardenas and Elizabeth Osborne; Poster: The Weinstein Company/Everett Collection
Pantomime Pretty: Conjure the style of silent films with black-and-white pieces with ornate Art Deco details.

Black Pleated Dress, $10,500, gucci.com; DAY Birger et Mikkelsen Cape, $250, net-a-porter.com; Necklace, $68, anntaylor.com; Chemise, $550, aridein.com; Bag, $170, Whiting & Davis, 800-827-1112; Pump, $295, Tory Burch, 212-510-8371; Jennifer Behr Barrette, $198, saksfifthavenue.com.

1 comment:

  1. Perfect dresses for fashion. Very beautiful to see you with nature. Charming environment with you. Jacket,Sweatshirt,Pant,Lipstick, ,are wonderful. Denims are my favorite as well. You can check out my favorite one. Click below.
    wonderful fashion boards

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