IFA PARIS PRESENTS NEW LOOKBOOK WITH THE 2017 GRADUATES’ COLLECTIONS

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For the second consecutive year, IFA Paris is pleased to announce the volume 2 of its’ lookbook which features some of the graduates of 2017 and their final collections in our two creative Bachelor and Master programs. It is viewable or available to download as a PDF: IFA Paris Lookbook 2017

We wanted to share with you the work of a selection of young students who came to Paris from all over the world. These upcoming designers spent months working on their final collections which showcase their personality, their universe, their cultural background and their creativity.

 

Chloe Kerr's collection in our lookbook
Chloe Kerr’s collection in our lookbook

Around a common theme, students found their inspiration from many different sources: a song, the future, death, the complexity of the woman mind, the endless possibilities of every day, the celebration of life, the female energy and strength, boxing or toys from the 90s.

We hope you will appreciate their creative endeavours as much as we do. They represent years of study, research and experimentation! We hope that this will give a small insight into the creative minds of a new generation, and perhaps ignite a curiosity to discover more…

At IFA Paris, we love their talent!

For the full lookbook as a PDF: Download here.

 

Rihanna Turns Heads in Pink Feathered Dress at ‘Valerian’ Premiere in Paris

FRANCE-ENTERTAINMENT-CINEMA-VALERIANRihanna showed off her fuller figure (which fans are crazy about) on the blue carpet at the Valerian premiere in Paris, France. The “Work” singer wore a pale pink, feathered and beaded two-piece look at the film’s premiere in La Plaine-Saint-Denis, Paris. RiRi accessorized her look with Chopard Jewelry — which included pearl and diamond drop earrings, a watch, a diamond bracelet and rings — as well as a sparkly clutch, pink shades and strappy heels with fur trimming.

More photos after the cut.

 


 

 

 

Photos – Paris Comes To Lagos As Guerlain Launches New Fragrance

 

Guerlain, launched a new fragrance “Mon Guerlain” on Friday the 24th of March at Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos. The renowned perfume house is one of the oldest in the world. The exclusive event was aimed at celebrating their new fragrance for women as well as presenting an ode to mdern feminity.

 

Since 1828, the house of Guerlain house has been home to master perfumers and created iconic scents, with Thierry Wasser, the House’s Perfumer, being the fifth generation of Guerlain Perfumers. As Jacques Guerlain said, “We create perfumes for the women we admire.”

Now, Thierry Wasser, through his many journeys, masterfully creates Mon Guerlain with notes of Carla Lavender, Sambac Jasmine, Album Sandalwood and Vanilla Tahitensis blended to create a fragrance as intimate as an invisible tattoo.

Mon Guerlain is a tribute to today’s femininity – a strong, free and sensual femininity, inspired by muse Angelina Jolie; who lives through different facets of her life and has done so amazingly.

A remarkable mix of such women in Nigeria were honoured by the Guerlain house and invited to share the experience.

Mon Guerlain is now available in perfume stores nationwide.

Enjoy pictures from the evening.

Somkele Iyamah
Andrea Giaccaglia
Kaylah Oniwo
Zed Eye
Michelle Dede
Idia Aisien
Laila Rahman
Nimide Ogbeun
[R] Fade Ogunro
Dr Vivian Oputa
Lola Maja Okojevoh

Titi Belo

 

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Pharrell Williams Becomes the First Male to Front a Chanel Handbag Campaign

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Pharrell Williams has become a bit of a prince in the fashion industry. Thanks to an epic seal of approval from the legendary Karl Lagerfeld, as well as his own killer sense of style, Williams has become an icon, attending parties and runway shows left and right. He’s even got his own sustainable clothing initiative, which is made from recycled materials from the ocean. But today, he makes a bit of fashion history: Williams is the first male to front a Chanel handbag campaign, ever.

Pharrell in the Chanel campaign for the new Gabrielle handbag 👜 (Full campaign: April 3) #Pharrell #Gabrielle #Chanel #CC

A post shared by Maxime & Eve (@pharrellwilliamsworld) on Mar 10, 2017 at 9:00am PST

 

Williams and Chanel go way back. Actually, he rounds out the squad that is the brand’s faces du moment: Lily-Rose Depp, Kristen Stewart, and Cara Delevingne. Williams was the surprise celebrity guest model when he walked in its Métiers d’Art show in Paris last December, which saw him decked out in pearls, a Chanel brooch, tweed coat, and a yarmulke. And, he starred alongside Delevingne in Chanel’s pre-fall “Paris-Salzburg” campaign, which included a video of the two singing and dancing. He’s been known to rock the French label on the red carpet and in the streets, too.