NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Monique Lhuillier

9 10 2012
Monique Lhuillier
WHO: Kérastase Paris for Monique Lhuillier BEAUTY NOTES: Mermaid-themed waves EDITOR’S TIP: This look is reminiscent of old-school hair crimping, but slightly more refined. The deep, s-shaped waves were created using a three-barrel curling iron. For styles like these that require hot styling tools, always remember to apply a heat protectant first . . we like Serge Normant Meta Luxe... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Alexander Wang

9 10 2012
Alexander Wang
WHO: NARS Cosmetics for Alexander Wang BEAUTY NOTES:  Clear, enviable, matte skin EDITOR’S TIP: If you're looking to pull off this look now, post-summer, our best advice is to commit to a skin care routine that's rooted in undoing some of summer's sun damage (age spots, hyperpigmentation, general uneven tone, etc.). Operation: Complexion Correction can help!     View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Helmut Lang

9 10 2012
Helmut Lang
WHO: NARS Cosmetics for Helmut Lang BEAUTY NOTES: Natural, fresh skin. A lived-in feel. EDITOR’S TIP: This is precisely the type of effortless beauty that we love to see on the runway. It's incredibly relatable. Most women can achieve with a simple multi-tasking product that deposits a sheer wash of color and/or sheen to eyes, cheeks, and... View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Peter Som

9 10 2012
Peter Som Spring 2013
WHO: Wella Professionals for Peter Som BEAUTY NOTES: Sorbet dipped strands EDITOR’S TIP: We dig! We honestly, truly love this hair. . . especially in non-committal form. Around the office we've been tossing around the idea of using chalk to temporarily add flashes of ombre. Surely a #BGTutorial cannot be far behind... Learn to fashion a Grecian Inspired Headband! View More

Frontlines with Fargo

Linda's notes from September Fashion Week, 2012

9 10 2012
Linda's notes from Spring Fashion Week, 2013! View More

NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Thakoon

9 10 2012
Romantic Waves at Thakoon
WHO: Kérastase Paris for Thakoon BEAUTY NOTES:  Romantic, Modern Waves. If you weren't born with lush, textured hair - fake it! Stylist Odile Gilbert weaved bobby pins in a horizontal pattern at the back of the head, applied product for hold and shine, and  tied with a small black elastic to complete the look. EDITOR’S TIP: Our weapon of choice for... View More

Cadillac Confessionals: BryanBoy

9 10 2012

Linda Fargo and digital dynamo BryanBoy discuss first apartments and how the industry’s changed in today’s backseat chat.

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NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Lela Rose

9 9 2012
Lela Rose Spring 2013

WHO: Stila Cosmetics for Lela Rose

BEAUTY NOTES:  Fresh skin. Vivid bursts of citron on lids. Bare lips.

EDITOR’S TIP: I will admit. . . the runway look does not scream "wearable". And that's ok. Catwalk beauty is meant to be aspirational. Here's my take owning the look -- Instead of... View More

Cadillac Confessionals: Anna Dello Russo

Fashion Week

9 9 2012

This Fall we’re meeting with some of the industry’s most notable characters as they move from one place to the next in our #BG111 Cadillac. Today Linda Fargo chats with Anna Dello Russo to discuss female independence, and the passion that goes into making fashion a lifestyle.

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NYFW Spring 2013 Beauty Notes: Hourglass Cosmetics for Imitation of Christ

9 9 2012
Hourglass Cosmetics
WHO: Hourglass Cosmetics for Imitation of Christ BEAUTY NOTES:  Ethereal skin, pale shimmering eyes, rich matte lips. EDITOR’S TIP: Great lips are front & center. Achieve the look with Hourglass Opaque Rouge Liquid Lipstick (212 872 8842). "Icon", a classic blue-red works for most complexions from fair to deep. . . it's actually one of my favorite reds... View More