NYFW City Secrets

2 5 2013
Fashion Week is upon us, and as usual we're mapping out our schedules of both shows and revival. This February, we've outlined the places where we like to pause, refresh and caffeinate. By Lincoln Center: The Empire Hotel Bar — popular with those traveling into New York for Fashion Week, this is the busiest spot... View More

NYFW: On the Street by Liam Saw This

9 19 2012

Once upon a time street style was a quiet moment of passing — it was a flash of genius, a burst of creativity one would see during a tourist visit to London or New York that would slowly, eventually emerge elsewhere in the world. As the fashion world burst into the digital... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Naeem Khan

9 17 2012
Naeem Khan Spring 2013
WHO: NARS Cosmetics for Naeem Khan BEAUTY NOTES:  Uber glossed lips and shine-free skin. EDITOR'S TIP: For lips this brazen, the rest of the face is best left bare. Opt for clear or brown mascara to give lashes natural-looking length. Instead of rosy or peachy tones on cheeks, go for soft contour to help sculpt the face. Groom... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Derek Lam

9 17 2012
Estee Lauder for Derek Lam
WHO: Estee Lauder for Derek Lam BEAUTY NOTES:  Ultra feminine feel. Subtle color with faint shimmer. Softly lit lips and elegant eyes. OWN THE LOOK: With sheer, understated lips, the focus shifts to eyes. Stunning shades of green, gold, grey, and bronze are set to debut in January 2013 (Pure Color Stay-on Shadow Paint in... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Bobbi Brown

9 17 2012
Bobbi Brown for Holmes & Yang Spring 2013
WHO: Bobbi Brown for Holmes & Yang BEAUTY NOTES:  Barely-there makeup with flushed, dewy cheeks. Mega lashes. Lips are soft and sheer. OWN THE LOOK: Start with Hydrating Face Cream. Apply Ballet Pink Long-Wear Cream Shadow to lids. Line with Black Ink Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner. Coat lashes with No Smudge Mascara. Brush cheeks with Antigua Illuminating Bronzer. Swipe lips with... View More

Cadillac Confessionals: Joe Zee

9 14 2012

For our final Cadillac Confessionals video, Linda Fargo chats emerging Spring 2013 trends, a special 111 shoot and how Fashion Week really is our back-to-school with ELLE’s creative director, Joe Zee.

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NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Theyskens’ Theory

9 12 2012
Theyskins' Theory
WHO: Kérastase Paris for Theyskens' Theory BEAUTY NOTES: Romantic-grunge. Cool girl charm. EDITOR’S TIP: The key to this look is texture. Slightly roughed up and intentionally imperfect, the choppy bob is modern with a bit of edge. Our go-to for texture: Oribe Dry Texturing Spray (212 872 2621).   View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Kevyn Aucoin

9 12 2012
Kevyn Aucoin Beauty
WHO: Kevyn Aucoin for Suzanne Rae BEAUTY NOTES: Bushy white brows, flushed peachy cheeks, and ice pop stained lips. . . a futuristic snow bunny of sorts. EDITOR’S TIP: We must admit...the brows are purely inspirational. We don't see this part of the look translating from the runway to real life. However, cheeks and lips have a relatable feel. Get the look with... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Kate Spade

9 11 2012
Kate Spade
WHO: Jouer Cosmetics for Kate Spade BEAUTY NOTES: Rocker edge. Very 80s. EDITOR’S TIP: Bold bursts of color can be tough to pull off. Our best advice is to keep vibrant tones as close to the lash line as possible. . . then soften the look with a good smudge of brown liner. For added drama, perhaps... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: DKNY

9 11 2012
DKNY Beauty
WHO: Essie for DKNY BEAUTY NOTES: Uber easy, minimalist nails. EDITOR'S TIP: Master this look by keeping nails short and chic. Follow the shape of your nail bed when filing. If your nail bed is square, shape your nails square. If your nail bed is lightly rounded, file your nails sq-oval. . . somewhat square but a little oval... View More