Cara and Kendall in Chanel: The power of the costume

If even top models slip into costumes , then Karl Lagerfeld has his hands in the game: For Chanel‘s new Métiers d’Art presentation , he has chosen Cara Delevingne, Kendall Jenner, Lara Stone and other high fashion models. You do not have to float over the runway as an angel for Victoria’s Secret (the show took place in London at the same time), but are allowed to fly to Salzburg.

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The Pre-Fall Collection by Chanel always shows Karl Lagerfeld in a significant place in the life of Coco Chanel . In 1954, the fashion icon went on vacation in Salzburg. The hotel’s liftboy wore a traditional joker, which later inspired her for the famous “Little Black Jacket”.

Now Chanel returns to Austria and again it is the costume that inspired Karl Lagerfeld to a whole collection: Ruffled collars and sleeves, floral embroidery, knit stockings and tights, lace-up boots, leather pants hotpants and noble dirndl-style chiffon dresses presented by King Karl im Salzburg Castle Leopoldskron.

The highlight: Cara Delevingne and Kendall Jenner , the hottest models of the time, close the show hand in hand in white and black chiffon robes. Cara and Kendall are the yin and yang of this Chanel show!

Eyebrows – the perfect statement

Eyebrows have always been a big issue in the beauty industry. They not only surround our eyes but put them in the right focus of our face. That’s why her styling is very important. A few years ago thin eyebrows were the must-have of the fashion scene. But since Cara Delevingne, bushy eyebrows are back in fashion – the model has made eyebrows, in the truest sense of the word, a big topic. So she proves and convinces critics that eyebrows can be an absolutely great statement. Ever since Delevingne every styling-conscious woman wants to have perfect eyebrows. We’ll show you everything you need to know, from the right plucking, care and styling.

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The right eyebrow styling and shaping can be very time consuming and a true millimeter of work. Of course, it is purely a matter of taste and it is up to you how you want it to look like. But it is important that not the trend is in the foreground, but the shape of your face fits. Even though the mega eyebrows at Cara Delevingne look awesome, that does not mean they fit you too.

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A problem of many women is that the color of the eyebrows is inherently quite bright and they are thus barely visible. But that is absolutely no problem. There are many ways to darken the eyebrows. One way is to dye the eyebrows or dye them yourself. There are now also drugstore products that lead to a very good result.

If you do not want to color your eyebrows, you can also use eyebrow pencils. When choosing the right color, you should pay attention to your hair color and choose a similar tone. With the eyebrow pencil, you can not only make your eyebrows darker, but also fuller. It is important that you do not paint the skin. But the hair with fine lines, in the direction of growth, supplemented.

Tips & Tricks

1. Eyebrow templates can help you to find a beautiful shape. But you should make sure that the momentum and the length of the eyebrows are similar to your natural shape. If you are not sure, use the template to complete the 3 points above.

2. Eyebrows you should always pluck after showering. Then the pores are open, it only hurts half as much and the plucking leaves no red spots.

3. Always pluck the eyebrows from the bottom to the outside. This guarantees that the hair will regrow exactly the same way.

The perfect wedding dress for every figure

It is the dreaded question that every bride asks herself: which elegant wedding dress should she choose? After all, what looks great in the catalog is not always the best choice for you. So the first step in the direction of a dream dress is to know your own body shape and to know which bridal gown forms are best for you.

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The quote could have come from us! The question of the perfect dress is at the top of a bride’s to-do list. Some have known since childhood how their dream dress on the wedding day should look like. Others have never really thought about it. But when the wedding is around the corner, everyone gets nervous.

Whether it should be long, short, minimal or extravagant – the following rule of thumb applies: The wedding dress should match both the figure and the personality of the bride.

Because: Anyone who never wears a dress in everyday life, but reaches for his wedding day to a huge hoop skirt, will not only feel uncomfortable, but look disguised. So step 1 is to become clear about what you like – and what suits you.

Look: The Cinderella dress is a popular choice for traditional weddings. One thing is for sure: all flower children present will make big eyes, because every little girl dreams about this dress!

Body shape: Since the dress is very voluminous, the waist of the bride should be slim. Otherwise, one acts fast as an oversized cream cake!

Tip: The princess dress gets its volume through hoop skirts that you wear under the dress. This can be very unfamiliar and should definitely be tried before the big day: Above all, practice sitting down and dancing with it !!!

What’s more, Check out Chicregina, Terani, Sherri Hill, La Femme, Tony Bowls, Faviana and Jasz are all great choices. A dress from these collections will give a memorable option.

Prada: A fashion house with tradition!

These days, the fashion circus is in the Big Apple for New York Fashion Week. All major journalists, TV teams, designers, bloggers and co. Are invited to celebrate the collections for the coming summer. A label is often seen at streetstyles, fashion parties and in the front row of the shows. It is the Italian brand Prada that always dresses the fashionistas and stars at important events and arouses fascination. We took a closer look at the fashion house.

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It all started in 1913: Mario Prada and his brother Martino founded the label Fratelli Prada, to German brothers Prada. Initially, the Prada team focused only on the manufacture and sale of exclusive leather goods, such as gloves, bags and cases. The brand was appointed royal purveyor and so they managed to make their label gradually known. But the real breakthrough came only through the acquisition of granddaughter Miuccia Prada in 1978. With the acquisition of the company management by the bright Italian, the formerly staid and dusty leather goods company transformed within a very short time in one of the world’s leading fashion companies. The culprit was the shiny black handbags made of parachute nylon, designed in 1985

The comic film of the same name, which was released in 2006, should be known to all and is simply a cult. The “devil” in the story is played by Meryl Streep. She mimics the ice cold, aloof and overly successful editor-in-chief Miranda Priestly of the magazine Runway. The viewer quickly realizes that the scenery and the fictive magazine shown in reality should represent the everyday life in the publishing house of American Vogue. Miranda Priestly is none other than fashion legend Anna Wintour. Because exactly the attributes, which are shown exaggeratedly in the film, one says after the cool Britin. Her preference for the label Prada is undeniable. For the film premiere Anna Wintour appeared completely dressed in the Italian luxury label, proving self-irony..

Prada is always known for its innovative campaigns and effective productions. In the latest trick, however, the fashion world had to look twice and ask themselves: wait, is not that? Yes, seen correctly! The testimonial of the Fall / Winter campaign 2013 is namely Hollywood star and Oscar winner Christoph Waltz, who is indeed known for his outstanding acting performance, but with fashion had so far rather little on the hat. A bold step by Prada, but the footage is really impressive and Waltz is doing really well as a model!

Carefully maintain and protect leather shoes in 3 steps

End of working day. Come home and take off your shoes and off to the corner with it. And then they are sad and waiting for their next assignment.

But not every shoe forgives such a deal. For example, leather shoes are just the right kind of nipples and need a lot of care – especially now in the fall, when dirt and rain put the shoes neatly. But the work is worthwhile. Because who takes care of his leather shoes, at best has a life of something from them.

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First, you should thoroughly rid your shoes of dirt and grime. Best take a dry cloth for this. Be careful not to scratch the leather shoes when removing small stones.

When the dirt is dry you can use a special shoe brush. But beware: There are different brushes depending on the type of leather. Because with soft leather, such as suede or suede, the bristles of the cleaning brush should not be as hard as with shoes made of smooth leather.

After cleaning you should absolutely let your leather shoes dry. It’s best to stuff the shoes with some newsprint – so they stay in shape. And do not put your shoes in the blazing sun or on the heating due to impatience. Such direct heat sources harm the leather!

When the shoes are completely dry, it’s time to cream. Because the treatment with greasy care products, the leather is not only beautiful shiny, but also softer and more elastic. In addition, it can also be used to treat small scratches.

Important: Buy either transparent shoe polish or test the color beforehand in an inconspicuous place. This avoids unsightly stains and discoloration.

The shoe polish is best applied with a shoe cloth or a special brush. Do not forget the bottom of the sole and the heel. If both shoes are creamed, you should start immediately with the polishing, otherwise the cream dries.