11h19 12  janvier
Luna Novias shows youthful 2021 bridal collection
Lucire staff
Xavi Gordo Luna Novias, one of the brands of the Rosa Clará company, has shown its 2021 collection of bridal fashion. Aimed at those who want classic styles with a younger bent, the 2021 line features a mermaid silhouette, including in chiffon, combined with floral lace bodies and trails with...
12h53 08  janvier
After the events of January 6, Emily Ratajkowski and others point to the real dangers
Jack Yan
Inez & Vinoodh Kérastase Above: Emily Ratajkowski (centre) in a new promotion for Kérastase, as promoted on her Instagram. But it’s what she wrote on Twitter that’s far more on point with the events of January 6 in the US. When you have US friends on all sides of the political spectrum greens,...
11h28 05  janvier
Halle Berry fronts Finishing Touch Flawless campaign
Lucire staff
Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry leads the campaign for Finishing Touch Flawless, the brand of beauty devices from Church & Dwight, with two commercials, Define and F-Words. Both commercials centre around the message of being yourself, embracing who you are, and bringing out the skin’s...
22h15 04  janvier
Halsey launches new make-up range, About-Face
Lucire staff
Halsey has launched a make-up range, About-Face (styled all in lowercase), launching direct to consumers on January 25 at, and through Ipsy in a year-long partnership. About-Face’s messaging is all about individuality and self-expression, recognizing that there is no one...
23h05 31  décembre
Wishing all a happy 2021
Jack Yan
Happy 2021 to our readers and supporters Twenty twenty was tough, and along with the rest of you, we felt it. But believe it or not, commercially it wasn’t our toughest year you can look back at 2005-6 for that, and long-time readers will recall that by January 2006 there were preciously few...
13h43 29  décembre
Pierre Cardin, visionary designer, dies aged 98
Lucire staff
Claude Iverné Creative Commons 3 0 Top: Pierre Cardin’s official portrait in 1992. Above: The cover of the book accompanying Pierre Cardin’s 60th anniversary retrospectives in 2010. Legendary fashion designer Pierre Cardin died December 29 aged 98, according to the Académie des Beaux-Arts, of which...
07h57 23  décembre
IMM’s sustainable shoes: designed by immigrants, made by immigrants
Lucire staff
It is an empirical fact in most countries that immigrants contribute positively to the economies of their host countries and to job creation, and IMM, a footwear brand produced by immigrants using sustainable methods, seeks to build on that. Using surplus materials, including high-quality...
07h58 22  décembre
A trio of fragrance débuts from Versace, Jean Paul Gaultier, and Carolina Herrera
Lucire staff
Versace Eros eau de parfum hits counters in New Zealand on January 7, priced at NZ 165 for 100 ml. A woody, oriental scent, it has head notes of Italian lemon and mandarin, mint oil and candied apple, a heart featuring geranium, sage and Ambermax, and end notes of cedarwood, vetiver, patchouli,...
23h13 21  décembre
Charlotte Casiraghi named Chanel’s latest ambassador
Lucire staff
Charlotte Casiraghi, the granddaughter of the late HSH Princess Grace of Monaco, and the daughter of Caroline, Princess of Hanover, has been named Chanel’s newest ambassador. Casiraghi is no stranger to modelling, having worn Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent professionally. Additionally, she is no...
10h59 15  décembre
Future imperfect
Jack Yan
Adi Constantin Unsplash Above, from top: The real 2015 and one photo that summarizes the decade: Kendall and Kylie Jenner go shopping for Ugg shoes in New York, and take a selfie. The 2015 of fiction: Michael J. Fox outside a cinema in Back to the Future Part II (1989). Still from Ridley Scott’s...
03h07 14  décembre
Twenty years of Lucire’s Car to Be Seen in
Jack Yan
Honda E: already inducted into the Red Dot Design Museum. The Honda E has been named Lucire’s Car to Be Seen in for 2020, the award joining a bunch of others from dedicated motoring and motoring media organizations around the world. For some reason I thought the second-generation Toyota Prius...
02h27 14  décembre
Dr Martens to open in Wellington December 19, with tattoos and live music on the day
Lucire staff
Wellington’s getting its own Dr Martens store, at Shop 2, 94-106 Cuba Mall, as of December 19. And those who shop on the day and buy a pair of Docs can get a permanent tattoo from Cuba Street Tattoo’s Grant Gebbie (conditions apply). From 1 p.m., Crystal will play a set in front &
10h02 11  décembre
Zalando’s campaign, with Brooklyn Beckham, Diane von Fürstenberg, Jeremy Scott, reminds us of the hug
Lucire staff
Zalando, the online fashion and beauty retailer, released its holiday campaign, entitled We Will Hug Again, last month. New images featuring Brooklyn Beckham, Diane von Fürstenberg, Jeremy Scott, Munroe Bergdorf, Stella Maxwell, Muslim Sisterhood (Lamisa Khan, Zeinab Salah and Sara Gulamali), and...
22h57 07  décembre
Beauty in brief: Aman’s new fragrances; sustainable hair care from Ella Mae
Lucire staff
Scents that travel Often profiled in our travel section, including some memorable features from personal visits by our travel editor, Stanley Moss, Aman finds itself in a beauty story as it launches five 50 ml eaux de parfum created by master perfumer Jacques Chabert. They follow Aman’s foray...
23h01 03  décembre
British Fashion Council announces the Fashion Awards 2020, with Beijing, Shanghai screenings
Lucire staff
With the UK continuing to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, the British Fashion Council’s Fashion Awards (formerly the British Fashion Awards) announced its 20 winners with a digital film premičre. The 30-minute film went live at today and on YouTube on the BFC’s account,...