Argentine gauchos crossed with all-American Ralph Lauren girls inspired the makeup at the designer’s show Thursday morning. “She’s glowy and sophisticated,” he said. After prepping skin with Estée Lauder’s Idealist and Daywear skin care products, Tom Pecheux — who is creative makeup director for the Estée Lauder brand — applied Lauder’s DoubleWear foundation. Next, he turned to the eyes: skipping mascara, he grabbed a black Lauder eyeliner and lined eyes from the middle of the eye to the edge, making the line thicker as he moved along, but without a wing. Estée Lauder’s Flower Power blush was applied to the cheeks “to satin the face,” and then Pecheux mixed the blush with lip balm and dabbed it on the mouth with his finger.
Guido Palau, working with Redken at the show, created a classic chignon. “About 90 percent of the girls are wearing hats, so the hair is sort of second-fiddle to that,” said Palau. He started with a center part, then blew hair dry with Redken’s Satinwear 02 blowdry spray. Next, he applied Redken’s Fashion Works 12, a working spray, in the hair and pinned hair at the nape of the neck. He finished with an application of Redken’s Shine Flash 02 Glistening Mist for shine.
From overseeing America’s fastest-growing speciality retailers to codifying cool, WWD talked to the women who are leading the way for the future of beauty. Check out our Instagram Stories to see how these women built today and are creating tomorrow. (📸: @hannah_khymych) #wwdbeauty
For @laperlalingerie's spring 2018 show, the brand chose to host their event at @thevenetianmacao. With Chinese megastars @bingbing_fan and @hubing in attendance, La Perla debuted a rock ‘n’ roll-inspired collection. The show marked the start of Sands Macao Fashion Week, which runs from October 19 to 24 — the city’s first such event. Pictured here are models backstage with glimmering eyes. #wwdfashion (📷: Cheuk-Yin To)
Trending for spring 2018: top stitch design. Gone are the days of stitch just for seams — designers are using the once-minimal detail to create strong decorative elements. (📷: Paola Testa; Styled by @andrew_shang) #wwdfashion
@tradesy is turning the concept of a showroom upside down with its new space in Santa Monica. Here, the company plans to hold events, art exhibits and a showcase rare fashion pieces like this Louis Vuitton boxing set. Get all the details on Tradesy’s first showroom on WWD.com. #wwdnews
Spotted last night at the @erdem x @hm launch event: Kate Bosworth, Rashida Jones, Kirsten Dunst and Selma Blair. The party, which took place in LA, also marked the opening of their pop-up shop. “I was interested in creating a collection that wasn’t in any way disposable. It was about pieces you’d create and keep forever, things that have a permanence to it,” designer Erdem Moralioglu said. #wwdeye (📷: Katie Jones)
Renee Zellweger in yellow in 2001 and again in 2017. Chosen as one of the 12 @pantone Leading Spring Colors (and dubbed “Meadowlark”), it only makes sense that the bright hue stands the test of time and is making a resurgence this season, seen already on stars like @blakelively and @gigihadid. (📷: Donato Sardello & @rexfeatures) #wwdfashion #tbt
Dior’s 70th anniversary celebration continues with a new exhibition at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. “Christian Dior,” which is scheduled to run through March 18, takes a look at the founders tenure from 1947 to 1057 and feature 40 designs. Pictured here is an evening gown from the Ailée, fall 1948-49 haute couture collection. #wwdfashion (📷: Brian Boyle)