Heel appeal: how the sexy shoe became the new status quo

The catwalk has recently favoured outrage over allure. But now, whether its the Duchess of Cambridges vertiginous Pradas or Rihannas beloved rhinestone Saint Laurent boots, high heels are back The Duchess of Cambridge has new shoes. On the offchance that it is not immediately obvious to you why this development is culturally significant, allow me to explain. The duchesss style is remarkably consistent: for as long as anyone can remember, she has worn pretty clothes in eyecatching colours, teamed with neutral pumps, the heels of which are high enough to look formal while remaining walkable. LK Bennett Sledge courts, which have a subtle platform sole to make them more comfortable, are a favourite. Yet, for the unveiling of the blue whale skeleton at the Natural History Museum, she wore a daringly bare, vertiginous pair of Prada sandals. Now, the duchess is no early adopter. Conservative with a small c, she […] Read more »

Besties Gigi Hadid & Kendall Jenner Are FIERCE For Fendi's Latest Campaign! PICS HERE!

Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner continue their world domination! The two friends/supermodels star in Fendi's fall/winter 2017-18 ad campaign shot by Creative Director/fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld! RANK: Who's The #1 Celebrity Supermodel Right Now? According to the legendary 83-year-old: "I took inspiration from the new logo of the Maison, that, for me, is like an 'F en Folie'… because of its crazy and unexpected upside-down position. I chose to play with exaggerated-scale versions of this logo and with the main colors of the collection, a mix of certain blues, camel and obviously red." This isn't the first time KenGi have rubbed elbows in front of the camera. The two also starred in 2015's Balmain X H&M collaboration. These beautiful pictures will appear in magazines beginning in August. In the meantime, ch-ch-check out the pics in the batch (above)! [Image via Karl Lagerfeld/Fendi.] Related Stories The First Bachelor In Paradise Trailer […] Read more »

Charlize Theron Serving Face, Legs, Hair, Cleavage, Arms, Midriff, Basically EVERYTHING!

And speaking of definition… You want a weight loss plan? Try starring in an action movie made by the director of John Wick! Just ten months In a white Christian Dior bralet and high-waisted miniskirt — and stiletto heels to match — the star looked more radiant than radioactive. Though the "blonde" part was right on the money. Loving how those bright wavy locks gave us old school glamour while the outfit gave us strong, sexy, and modern! Ch-ch-check out more pics of the gorgeous look (above) and see Atomic Blonde in theaters July 28! [Image via Cinamon Red/WENN.] Related Stories John Boyega Reminisces About The Time He Ate Waffles With Robert Downey Jr. & Orlando Bloom In GQ! Chrissy Teigen Flashes Her Mile-Long Legs & Talks Sex With John Legend For Harper's Bazaar Singapore! 'Immersive', 'Ingenious', 'Definitive' -- See The Rave Review Roundup For Dunkirk HERE! ICYMI: Vogue Apologized […] Read more »

Rihanna Slayed Yet Another Red Carpet At The 'Valerian' Premiere PHOTOS

Rihanna hath slainme once again with her red carpet look atthe premiere. This movie is most likely going to suck, but her presence in it has secured my purchase of a ticket. The premiere was last night, July 17, 2017, in L.A., and the queen of red carpets/the Met Gala/fashion/everything arrived in a blush-colored gown and Twitter collectively (and happily) combusted. People were tweeting while waiting for her arrival, as one must do when Rihanna is on her way. They didn't care about anyone else, just Bad Gal RiRi. #Valerian premiere is ready for launch. Get ready for live coverage from the black carpet! pic.twitter.com/xQL2ugLXy1 Valerian Movie (@ValerianMovie) July 18, 2017   Let's get to the point hun. WHERE'S RIHANNA? https://t.co/hNZnWuA0Mn keils (@_kingRa) July 18, 2017   Are you ready for this look? I don't think you are, but here it is in all its blush glory: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images […] Read more »

Why Dragonstone just became the most important place in Game of Thrones

Warning: This article contains spoilers for the season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones, Dragonstone. We havent seen Dragonstone, the former stronghold of Stannis Baratheon, since he last occupied it during Game of Thronesseason 4. But now that weve finally returned, it could end up being the most important location of all in Westeros. Aptly named Dragonstone, the closing moments of the episode show Daenerys Targaryen finally returning to her birthplaceafter a lifetime away. Its a mostly silent homecoming except for the emotional beats of Ramin Djawadis score. That is until Daenerys makes her way to the head of Stannis war map, saying, Shall we begin? But unknown to Daenerys, its already begun. While Kings Landing is very interested in Dragonstone because of Daenerys’arrival, others are looking to it for very different reasons. Its ground contains a substance could help Westeros, above all else, survive the Long Night. Dragonstones founding […] Read more »

The Royal Family's dress code uncovered - BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images The outfits worn by the Royal Family have fascinated many - from the Queen's rainbow coats to the Duchess of Cambridge's tiaras. But fans of the royals will have noticed that they have never seen Prince George in a Spiderman T-shirt or Catherine in a tracksuit. There are etiquette rules governing what members of the Royal Family wear to public engagements - from gloves, to military uniforms, and skirts instead of jeans. Here we reveal the dress code the royals aim to follow. When the Queen will wear a hat Image copyright Getty Images The Queen has become known for her bright and bold hats which she is often pictured wearing while performing official engagements.   Dress code etiquette states that women wear hats for formal events, says Diana Mather, a senior tutor for The English Manner etiquette consultancy. "Up until the 1950s ladies were very […] Read more »

Zoe Kravitz’s Ode to Roman Holiday

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Where are the stars Holidaying this summer? Well here is an interesting article on Zoe Kravitz's Roman holiday. The actress and singer is currently holidaying with boyfriend Karl Glusman in Rome, and has perfected a city-break wardrobe that befits the Italian capital. Half-moon sunglasses and a silk head scarf have been consistent themes of her Roman Holiday-inspired look, with modern flourishes by way of Adidas sports shorts and slip dresses.   www.vogue.co.uk     Read more »

Why I wrote the sex manual Id have loved as a teenager

The Spanish YouTuber Chusita gives young people honest, down-to-earth advice on sex in her new book, This Is Not a Sex Book At a recent book signing in Barcelona, Spanish YouTuber Chusita was approached by two parents with their teenage daughter.Although Chusitas book is a sex guide for her teenage fansand followers, she sometimes hears from parents who thank her for writing it, and for helping them broach a difficult subject. Some have told her theyve sat down with their teenage children and read it together. This time, though, the parents wished to thank her for a different reason. Loudly, in front of the whole crowd, they said theyd bought the book for their daughter, but decided to read it first to check it was OK, says Chusita. They then told everyone how much they loved the book and that it had rekindled their sex life. Their daughter stood beside […] Read more »

The 6 Best Spice Girls Moments To Celebrate The

Wannabe by the Spice Girls turns 21 years old on July 8, and I've never felt older. I mean, this song can legally drink alcohol now. Wannabewas the jam of my childhood, adolescence, and (if I'm being honest) present-day adulthood. Where would any of us be without the Spice Girls? I always wanted to be Posh Spice because I thought she was so glam. Looking back, she doesn't seem to do too much singing or dancing. It's really just a lot of walking around and posing. I still really relate to her apathy, though. The anniversary is so epic thatNicole Kidman, James Franco, Millie Bobby Brown, and a bunch of other celebsgot together with to celebrate this momentous occasion. Here are a few of my favorite moments from the Spice Girls that I think you'll want to relive, too. 1. When Scary Spice Gave Us Major Hair Envy Giphy I'll […] Read more »

Fashion designer Stella McCartney brings 'rebellion' chic to Wimbledon

(CNN)If the All England Lawn Tennis Club is well known for its strict rules and regulations, fashion designer Stella McCartney says she's hoping to bring a "bit of rebellion" to the courts at Wimbledon this July. The British designer, whose tailoring has always been noted for its elegant, easy-to-wear style has fashioned a new collection for this year's championships for some of the sport's leading players. Follow @cnnsport With white clothing strictly the order of the day on court at SW19, McCartney has taken inspiration from vintage lingerie creating dresses that emphasize femininity. "I'm fascinated by performance and not sacrificing style for sport," McCartney told CNN in an exclusive interview. "What I love is that it's one of the few disciplines that has femininity attached to it. "I felt that had been lost along the way, not enough was being made of this amazing opportunity for women playing tennis and […] Read more »