Modern Pearls | Trends

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again… Pearls are chic.  Pearls are modern. Pearls are my latest obsession.  I shot this story recently and the stylist was so obsessed with the pearls that she put them in every look.  They are effortless and yet can give a look such a glamorous edge.  So…

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Let Your Ears Do The Talking | Trends

Leila Yavari, Stylebop’s Creative Director, is one of the most stylish women in the fashion industry.  I recently photographed her in Paris for Vogue’s style pages.  Whilst we were running through the gardens by the Louvre museum looking for the perfect lcoation, I couldn’t stop obsessing over her beautiful earrings.  They completely turned a very…

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Ulyana Sergeenko | Style Icon

Theatrical, poised and always polished – Ulyana Sergeenko epitomizes what it is to be a stand out style icon. I LOVE her style and how she marches to the beat of her own drum, season after season. Here, she takes an ‘of-the-minute’ high waisted jeans and silk blouse look, and pairs it with a gorgeous cape and crystal drop earrings – turning it into a spectacular look.

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Under the Sea – Rodarte SS15 | Trends

Rodarte’s SS15 collection was nothing short of magical.   The entire collection was encrusted with beautiful Swarovski crystals and even the set was crystallized with thousands of blue and green crystals spread throughout, envoking the sense that we were all completely immersed under the sea. This marks the 16th season that Swarovski Collective has partnered with…

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Getting Fruity | Trends

It’s Spring, so why not go a little fruity like these gorgeous Street Style stars.  Be it cherries adorning your ears, or clutching your favourite Watermelon or Pineapple – whatever floats your boat – have FUN WITH IT!! Natalia Alaverdia, Paris Fashion Week   Marie Jensen, London Fashion Week Get the Fruity Look: Shourouk Cherry…

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Playing with Pearls| Trends

Pearls often get a bad wrap.  We generally associate pearls with our Granny or an old English aristocrat, although pearls have made a serious comeback in fashion and there are so many incredible and interesting ways to wear them.  I love this look from Mira Duma after the Chanel show in Paris.  She has styled…

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Compete in Sparkling Style

2008 all-around Olympic champion Nastia Liukin returned to her hometown of Texas to attend the Nastia Liukin Cup on March 6, which provides an opportunity for the top 36 Junior Olympic female gymnasts to shine while showcasing their brilliant talents.

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Day Headpiece | Inspiration

Wearing something out of context can sometimes be difficult to pull off.  Although, when done correctly, it can look amazing. Such is the case of Peony Lim who wore a veiled headpiece in the day.  She accessorized it with her own crystals embroidered into it and paired it with ripped jeans to make it feel…

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Oscar®–winning costume designer Sandy Powell creates debut jewelry collection for Atelier Swarovski

Atelier Swarovski has unveiled a new collaboration with Academy Award® winning costume designer Sandy Powell, inspired by her work on Disney’s ‘Cinderella’. The Atelier Swarovski by Sandy Powell Tremaine Collection, takes its inspiration from the designer’s glamorous costumes for Lady Tremaine, actress Cate Blanchett’s character in Disney’s ‘Cinderella’, directed by Kenneth Branagh. Sandy Powell’s first-ever…

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If the Shoe Fits | Jimmy Choo’s Cinderella

In celebration of the release of Disney’s classic fairy tale “Cinderella,” Disney has collaborated with 10 designers to reimagine Cinderella’s iconic glass slipper. Swarovski, which produced the iconic glass slipper for the film, has provided the crystals featured in the designers’ shoes.  Each brand has created its own interpretation of the famed glass slipper Cinderella…

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Huishan Zhang | London Studio Visit

One of my favorite London designers is Swarovski Collective alumni, Huishan Zhang. A Chinese-born, London based designer, Huishan has mapped out his signature style, finding insertion and direction through his national identity. Huishan has been credited as a young Giambattista Valli in the making and has been named LVMH young designer nominee. There is little…

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