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May, 2014

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I Cannes-t With These Dresses: Marchesa at Cannes 2014

By On May 30, 2014

If you missed my favourite looks from Cannes you can catch up on that post here. It was disappointingly lean pickings on the great dress front, and the photocalls, which happen during… Read More

Entertainment

The Kimye Irish Honeymoon: Thanks for the LOLs!

By On May 29, 2014

Kimye come, Kimye go, Vincent Browne doesn’t care either way! On last night’s Tonight With Vincent Browne he inadvertently rechristened the tedious twosome “Gimmie”, and it’s perfect and it stays, and they… Read More

Fashion

If Anyone Cannes… The Best Looks From Cannes 2014

By On May 29, 2014

Cannes is like the Coachella of film festivals, in that it rolls around with a flurry of interest and coverage, and then weeks later you find yourself thinking “Wait, that’s STILL going… Read More

Entertainment

Putting Two “Ks” in “Takky”… It’s The Kim & Kanye Wedding Extravaganza

By On May 26, 2014

When two clowns get married, how could it be anything but a circus? The disgusting spectacle that was the was the $5m, three day Kimye wedding extravaganza of porn-turned-reality star, Kim Kardashian,… Read More

Fashion

Birth of A Style Crush: Mia Wasikowska at Cannes 2014

By On May 20, 2014

I think I’m in love. And I feel like Charlotte in Sex and the City when she began to realise she had feelings for Harry, and she couldn’t quite believe it because… Read More

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I Ain’t Too Proud to Beg…

By On May 20, 2014

We interrupt your daily Dress Downs to ask a little favour! If you’ve been enjoying the blog (and I hope you have) it would be fantastic if you could nominate The Dress… Read More

Fashion

Playing the Fame Game: Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds at Cannes

By On May 19, 2014

So Blake Lively spent last week posing up a storm in Cannes, and it’s good to see her challenging herself, because the only way she’ll ever get over that crippling shyness and… Read More

Fashion

Step Away From The Syringe: Nicole Kidman Kicks off Cannes.

By On May 16, 2014

The 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival kicked off with a bang on Wednesday, or was that a sudden, loud crack followed by the distinct whiff of a stink bomb? The festival opened… Read More

Entertainment

When A Picture Paints A Thousand Words: Solange & Jay Z Fight At The Met Gala

By On May 13, 2014

Well then. There’s absolutely no point talking about dresses today, because all anyone wants to talk about is the fact that, approximately two minutes before that photo was taken, Solange Knowles was… Read More

Fashion

Good God: When Angelina Does Fashion, It’s Glorious

By On May 12, 2014

So Angelina is kicking into promotional gear as Maleficent’s release date draws near. The film opens everywhere at the end of this month, and as avid celeb watchers know, ain’t no Angie… Read More

Fashion

Little Shop of Horrors: Prada & Miu Miu at the 2014 Met Gala

By On May 11, 2014

So it’s taken me a while to get around to this because my dream girl, Lupita, was one of the most eagerly anticipated arrivals at the 2014 Met Gala – and not… Read More

Fashion

2014 Met Gala: The Ones Who Didn’t Get It, And It Didn’t Matter.

By On May 8, 2014

In other words, the ones who thought “to hell with Charles James, I just want to look amazeballs” (their word, not mine), and, with varying degrees of success, they did. It’s a… Read More