Fashion in Movies – Hollywood 2017

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These end-of-the-year picks by no means are conclusive final word – the movies are the ones that I caught and watched therefore anyone coming after me why a certain movie was not included – well I did not see it. But this year undoubtedly was where women were on the forefront – be it kicking ass in real life or on screen and with their multi-layered portrayal, hit home and ran away with all the accolades. Matching actors and actresses were the costumes that helped them transform into these multi dimensional characters, merging with it’s sensibilities so much that you only see the character – not the actor

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Fashion in Television – 2017

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Of the tv series I watched and caught up to during 2017, while complex women, even in sitcoms, imbued their characters by looking a certain way and these ones certainly made their mark by being there or lack of i.e. meshing so well with the character that they were hardly noticeable. From seventies to millenials – high end to corporate – this year had quite the variety that seemed to have a common thread of power, strength and vulnerability running through it  especially these ones made the maximum impact for me

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Dimitri Weber – Goldfield & Banks

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Goldfield & Banks is one of those rare ranges of fragrances that is so familiar and yet distinct that you wonder why weren’t these made before. The founder and ‘designer’ of these fragrances, Dimitri Weber talks at length about his process, his childhood, the experiences that inform his processes and his challenges in creating these brilliant botanical based fragrances that are Australian in spirit and French in methodology

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Lebanese Film Festival

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Do yourself a favour and go and watch these wonderful movies

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MBFWA RESORT 2018 Day 5

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Day 5
Like Day 4, Day 5 too showcased a number of fun and yet commercially viable collections, which seem to be a running theme through out the fashion week and it makes sense since there are buyers coming in for business and to look for what will sell, but the designers do need to show what they are capable of instead of belting out tried and tested options .

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MBFWA RESORT 2018 Day4

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Day 4
Probably one of the better days of the fashion week, barring a few collections, it did show designers step up with some innovative perspectives and interesting ideas on the runway.

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