Keeping up the surge of color that energized last season’s shows, the New York runways saw makeup artists evolving the trend with a focus on primary colors. In both sheer and opaque versions that ranged from eyeliner to full eye makeup, makeup artists at Marc Jacobs, Rodarte, Chromat, Anna Sui, Ulla Johnson and Savage x Fenty used pigments of blue, yellow and red to create bold looks. Ranging from the fantastical at Anna Sui, where Pat McGrath created a gradient yellow to pink look, to the more subtle at Ulla Johnson, where Romy Soleimani gave models a thin red eyeliner, makeup artists showed the versatility of the colorful eye.
“It’s fun to have more than one look because you can give each woman a slightly different look on the storytelling,” said Fatima Thomas, who created three looks for Chromat. “It shows there are different ways to take an idea and wrap it around different colors.”
The Paris men’s calendar just gained another heavy hitter: Celine will stage a show in January, mere months after creative director Hedi Slimane launched its men’s wear division during a coed show on Sept. 28. 📸: @thekateowen
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Manolo Blahnik will receive the Luxury Legend award from Walpole, the sector body for U.K. luxury, during the black-tie British Luxury Awards on Monday, but the iconic shoe designer says he nowhere near the “legendary status” level. “A legend? I don’t think I’ll ever be a legend. That’s maybe in other people’s minds — but not in mine. I still have a future, a few more years — I hope,” he tells WWD.
Fendi marked the 10th anniversary of its Peekaboo bag by partnering with artists to reinterpret it for Design Miami. Sabine Marcelis, for one, froze the handbag within a resin block, allowing "translucent colors" to emphasize the shape of the bag. The designs will be on display at Design Miami, running Dec. 5–9.
Maapilim, the direct-to-consumer grooming start-up has raised a $4 million Series A round. The company, headquartered in Tel Aviv and founded by husband duo Jonathan and Doron Keren, focuses on high-end, natural, men's grooming products sourced from the Mediterranean coasts. The lineup includes shower, grooming, hair and skin products, and the rose gold-covered safety razor pictured here, reports @_a_collins . #wwdbeauty
The first retrospective of Dior in the U.S. has landed at the Denver Art Museum — and though the exhibition is a continuation of the 70th-anniversary display that bowed in Paris in 2017, “Christian Dior, Couturier du Rêve,” the DAM show offers an entirely new look at the legacy of the house, and its relationship to the world, writes @leighen .
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