After his first collection debuted last season, Mathieu Mirano had established himself as a luxurious womenswear designer with an eye for sophistication and glamour. For his second collection, however, the young designer worked some tougher elements like fur and leather into his elegant designs to give his girl more of an edge. This contrast extended to the hair as well. "You get the best of both worlds with this look," said Rita Marmor, lead hairstylist for Oribe Hair Care, backstage at the runway show at Lincoln Center.
or Otswald Helgason designers Susanne Ostwald and Ingvar Helgasovery's first runway show, they wanted the models to essentially be blank canvases for the art‐inspired collection. The models walked down the runway with super simple hair parted down the middle that, depending on their outfit, was either floating behind their shoulders or put in a low ponytail. “It’s a very, very natural look,” said lead hairstylist and Oribe Educator Ramona Eschbach.
Miami’s own swimwear brand Luli Fama is a perennial favorite during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. And, in a nod to its fun, sexy and stylish hometown, “Miami Nice,” Luli Fama’s 2015 collection, was a celebration of the exuberance and high spirits of Miami. “It’s about the city of Miami,” said Lourdes “Luli” Hanimian, one half of the creative team behind the celebrity-fave swimwear brand along with her brother-in-law Augusto Hanimian. “I grew up in Miami and later Augusto came to Miami.
The team at ted gibson W Fort Lauderdale turned out some amazing looks for the recent Miami Swim Week 2015. From beachy waves at Lolli and Accacia to sleek and chic at LYCRA, each style was uniquely beautiful. Check out the looks, and the how-to's, below!Sinesia Karol
With celebrities like Rita Ora, Anna Paquin and Katy Perry, among many others, continually opting or bold hair color hues, it's safe to say that the bright hair trend isn't going away anytime soon. Help your client achieve the look with these three stunning purple color formulas from real life stylists.Deep Purple by Melissa Kenny
For Houghton’s FW 2014 collection, the beauty look was all about repurposing last night’s style for the next day. “The idea was a girl who went out the night before and has gone to bed with full hair and makeup,” said lead hairstylist Adam Markarian. “It’s bedhead, lived-in, day-after hair.”
Lead hairstylist Amy Farid for Oribe Hair Care designed two looks to complement the clothes at Kaelen's Fall/Winter 2014 presentation at New York Fashion Week. "Kaelen's designs are a mix of romance and minimalism," Amy said. "The two looks are inspired by the collection, mixing softness with androgynous tailoring.
Pasquale Caselle, International Creative Director for IT&LY Hairfashion North America created I Coloi (Colors) using IT&LY Hairfashion, N.A.’s professional only hair color in order to capture the radiance and beauty colors can achieve. According to Pasquale, “Color is how we view this beautiful planet. Our lives are surrounded by it and as artists we draw inspiration from it.” Below, Pasquale shares the steps needed to achieve I Colori:Get the Look
Carolyn Walter, owner of Carolyn’s Salon in Aquebogue, NY captioned a recent photo, “Times are changing. Our first gay wedding. 2 brides marrying each other in September in Southampton. #gaymarriages #southhamptonbrides #carolynssalon,” referencing a trial for a wedding in September. To create two uniquely beautiful looks, Walter and her team used KMS California products to find the best styles to complement the personalities of each bride.Get the Look
For her Fall/Winter 2014 collection, Harare designer Caroline Fuss showed a playful collection of feminine silhouettes, layered knits and bold printed textiles in warm jewel tones that could be easily worn by any modern girl. The quirkiness and ease of the clothes was echoed in the hair look created by lead stylist and Oribe Educator Adam Livermore. “The look is not very done or glamorous; it’s just easy, a little bit grungy even,” Adam said.