Monthly Archives: May 2010

Crystal for Chanel

Famed plus-size model Crystal Renn will be walking in the Chanel 2011 Cruise Collection in St. Tropez.  Crystal Renn started modeling at 14 after being approached by a modeling scout and told that she could have an extremely successful modeling … Continue reading

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Lite Brite Evening Gowns?

At the Met Costume Gala this year, Katy Perry displayed an innovative fashion choice.  Her gown, made my CuteCircuit, was powered by small iPod batteries which allowed her to change the color of her dress (via small light tubes throughout … Continue reading

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Taylor Swift New Face for Cover Girl

Taylor Swift has been named the new face for Cover Girl Cosmetics.  She has begun shooting ads which will debut in January.  She is said to be modeling a new line of “luxury” cosmetics for Cover Girl. I think Taylor … Continue reading

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Weight Bias in the Media?

While this isn’t breaking news, it’s something that really got me thinking.  Lane Bryant (women’s plus size clothing line) has debuted a commercial advertising its intimates section.  It features a (plus size) model sauntering around the house in lingerie.  ABC, … Continue reading

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Defiance

I just watched Defiance.  It’s an incredible movie based on a true story of a small group of Jews who chose to live in the forests of Russia and fight against the Nazis during WWII.  The movie highlights one of … Continue reading

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As Keats said…

“Beauty is truth, truth beaty,–that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.”   John Keats “Ode to a Grecian Urn” Welcome to my exploration in all things beautiful!  I have been fascinated by all things … Continue reading

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