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in the news: weekend wedding round-up

in the news: weekend wedding round-up

It was certainly a big weekend for big weddings. On Friday, Prince Albert of Monaco married South African Charlene Wittstock in a civil ceremony followed by a religious ceremony on the Saturday. (Monaco, like France, has a clear separation of church and state so religious […]

want george clooney’s pants?

want george clooney’s pants?

Look at George Clooney. Now look at your man. Now look back at George Clooney. He is not your man. But your man could dress like him (if he’s a size 40). The man every man wants to be and every woman wants to be […]

lusting for: a bit of sparkle

lusting for: a bit of sparkle

France’s elegant First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy is expressing her love of sparkles and LBDs by serving as patron of the 22 Ways to Say Black charity auction next month in New York. Swarovski Elements asked 22 designers – including Sonia Rykiel, Vivienne Westwood, Giorgio Armani […]

in the news: all the world’s a stage

in the news: all the world’s a stage

I stumbled across two interesting developments in the world of theatre over the weekend. The first is that a musical version of Bridget Jones’ Diary is in the works. Author Helen Fielding, director Stephen Daldry and pop star Lily Allen are all collaborating on a […]

more best dressed in cannes

more best dressed in cannes

How lovely it would have been to join Giorgio Armani on his yacht for a sail on the Mediterranean. The designer hosted a cocktail party for Fair Game on Wednesday night and a host of fashionable beauties were there to support the cause including the […]

in the news: cannes fashion

in the news: cannes fashion

The 63rd annual Cannes International Film Festival opens today and, as usual, we can expect to see more attention being paid to the frocks than the films. In anticipation, here’s a list of starlettes and their rumoured gowns. From wwd.com: Kristin Scott Thomas Red-carpet moment: […]

in the news: armani opens first hotel

in the news: armani opens first hotel

Giorgio Armani has this week launched his first hotel, which occupies eight floors of the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai. The 160-room hotel features eight restaurants, a spa and three retail outlets. The designer personally oversaw every detail of the hotel, from […]