Before slipping on the gauntlets of feminist icon Wonder Woman, Gal Gadot had already amassed an impressive resume in the worlds of modeling and acting. After being crowned Miss Israel at age 18, Gadot went on to a successful modeling career. Ultimately she got her big acting break in the fourth film in...
It's that time again: a veritable tidal wave of over-spending, over-eating, over-drinking, and pretty much over-anything-ing has inspired us to turn a new leaf with the turn of the calendar. Lookstyle has a way for you to make multiple resolutions you can actually keep!
Fall is a great time layer on your personality! It is so much fun to layer your turtlenecks under fur or under leather. It is fun to swap denim for skinny corduroys with knee high boots. Layer on on the accessories to enhance a basic ALL black outfit....
Featuring a chic collection of models flaunting lustrous red lips, sophisticated updos and luxe jewelry, this year’s rendition of Macy’s Glamorama Fashion Show certainly lived up to its title. Held in downtown Chicago at the Harris Theater, the annual extravaganza melded fashion with entertainment, showcasing nine glam-worthy designers along with performances by The Summer Set, Cirque Du Soleil, and nine-time Grammy Award winner Sheryl Crow.
With a lean, lengthy frame, radiant olive skin and flowing chestnut locks, Katie Cleary was a natural fit for the modeling industry. The Mediterranean beauty got her start as a child model in the Chicago area, eventually debuting her vixen-esque look on the premiere season of America’s Next Top Model.
On Friday, April 19, Sue Wong, fashion’s grand diva designer of Hollywood glamour, launched her “The Great Gatsby”-inspired Fall 2013 Collection with a rollicking Jazz Age soiree at her palatial home The Cedars.
When Gabby Wild was 20 years old, she traveled to Thailand where she met a baby elephant “who fell madly in love with me.” The elephant, who had been stolen from his mother in the jungle, wouldn’t take milk from anyone and was expected to die until Wild arrived and got him to drink from a bottle. After Wild left Thailand to continue her undergraduate studies at Cornell University, the baby elephant passed away. “He stopped eating, became very depressed, broke one leg, broke the other, and then died. It was horrific.”
Many know Althea Harper as one of the two finalists on Project Runway Season 6, but now the 28-year-old is the creator of her own line and the style ambassador for the world’s finest high-performance iron and garment steamer brand, Rowenta. Her before-and-after the show story only proves the determination, confidence and optimism of this young designer.
Byron Lars is an American fashion designer who deserves every ounce of spotlight he receives. Humility and warmth describe the vibe of Byron, as his personality fueled the interview. This I found to be refreshing as he is someone who is busy preparing for New York Fashion Week 2013 and who has the First Lady, Michelle Obama, continually attending major events in his clothing. “To be honest, anytime she wears anything of ours, we’re just overwhelmed and so pleased”, he speaks of the First Lady, showing sincere respect.
On Friday, December 7, leading artists, designers, and a bevy of cultural enthusiasts flocked to Miami Club Rum Distillery for the Center for Great Apes’ Wild Night. Throughout the evening, guests sipped on cocktails while enjoying modeled fashions—commissioned by the Gabby Wild Foundation—inspired by endangered species. Artist Romero Britto purchased a painting by Bubbles (Michael Jackson's former chimpanzee) saying that "it was the best and purest art in the whole of Art Basel.” Photos by Jon Norris & Yvette Alvarez.