Backstage at Luella RTW Spring 2010

Backstage at Luella

“It’s manga meets [Princess] Margaret,” said Hannah Murray of the makeup look she concocted for the Luella show.

Luella RTW Spring 2010

Luella RTW Spring 2010

Luella Bartley went the polished, ladylike route this season, turning out Sixties-inspired, bracelet-sleeve car coats and puffball party dresses.

Luella RTW Fall 2009 Backstage

Cartoons and Character at Luella

“Everybody is different,” said makeup artist Gucci Westman. “The inspiration is that character coming through. It’s superrealism.”

Luella RTW Fall 2009

Luella RTW Fall 2009

This cute, feminine collection inspired by schoolgirls in Swinging London was filled with looks to set cash registers ringing.

Luella RTW Spring 2009

Luella RTW Spring 2009 Video

The chubby pink-and-white meringue pigs on Luella Bartley’s pre-show breakfast table were a cheeky hint of what was waiting backstage.

Luella RTW Spring 2009

Luella’s Princesses

Princess Margaret was the inspiration for makeup backstage at Luella Monday.

Luella RTW Spring 2009

Luella RTW Spring 2009

The chubby pink-and-white meringue pigs on Luella Bartley’s pre-show breakfast table were a cheeky hint of what was waiting backstage.

Luella, Fall 2008 London

Luella RTW Fall 2008

Park your broomsticks at the door. Although Luella Bartley’s heroine was more Wicked Witch of the West than Sixties-perfect Samantha Stephens of “Bewitched”…