From plush robes to roomy trousers, the inimitable styles of fashion’s street-style mavens are turning up on the runways. Normcore chic, much?
The kilt-inspired skirt gets a sexy update with a sheer-front panel. Pair with a sculptural jacket for structure, or simply go off-duty with a louche knit top.
For the very first time, Louis Vuitton launched a high-jewellery collection outside of Paris and where did they do it? In Singapore, of course! At the newly renovated The Clifford Pier, the Acte V collection was unveiled before a jet-set crowd who zipped into town just to catch a glimpse of its grandeur. To make their visit even more memorable, vice-president of watches and fine jewellery Hamdi Chatti, president of the South Asian region Christopher Kilaniotis, and head of high-watchmaking sales Benoit-Louis Vuitton brought these special guests around the island in a fleet of LV-licence-plated limousines and ferried them across the Marina in a Chris-Craft Launch 28.
Style: readers and VIP customers of Guess were treated to an exclusive launch of the brand’s 2014 Fall accessories. Style guru Keith Png hosted a fashion workshop where he provided styling tips on how to pull off the latest bag trends. Guests also had a chance to enjoy instant makeovers by Make Up For Ever during the event.
BONIA celebrated its 40th anniversary with a grand store opening and a star-studded Italian-themed soirée hosted by MediaCorp’s styleXstyle. Among the 250 fabulous guests who turned up at the birthday party, which was held at Da Paolo Bistro at Rochester Park, were Taiwanese supermodel/actress and brand ambassador Sonia Sui, TV personalities Sharon Au, Jade Seah and Michelle Chong as well as VIPs like Elim Chew and Irene Ang. Champagne, live music, canapés and cake with a fashion show to boot, it was an evening to remember. Happy 40th, BONIA!