Following the buzzing of the beetles, I found myself in the wild wonderland of the Adirondack Mountains in a place called Garnet Hill Lodge overlooking picturesque Thirteen Lake. A secluded retreat with a private beach where you can take a plunge into the pristine water and the only sounds you hear are the humming of dragonflies and eerie calls of a loon echoing across the lake. Mesmerizing!
Dragonflies, grasshoppers, scarab beetles, butterflies, bees, cicadas: they all conquer the fashion world spreading their wings on the Red Carpet and beyond! Striking prints, embellished appliqués, exquisitely crafted jewelry, ornamented accessories: insects have them all covered. Allured by the papparazi’s flashes, bugs become stars in Valentino, Vera Wang, Givenchy, Lanvin, to enumerate a few. Metamorphosing from creepy, crawly beasts into mesmerizing, beautiful creatures, insects touch our imagination and convince us to come closer and look at them in amazement.
So let’s take a look!
It was a hot summer evening yesterday at the Express Time Square flagship store where Kate Upton made her appearance to launch a new fall denim campaign for the brand. You may recognize Kate’s face from her stunning photos in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues (check out Zero Gravity shots!), June2013 Vogue cover or commercials for David Yurman and Sam Edelman. She was also a face of Guess (2010-2011) and this year she starred next to Cameron Diaz in the comedy ‘The Other Woman” (beware cheating guys!). Few months ago, she became a brand ambassador for clothing line Express and their new jeans collection. How thrilling! However, it was yesterday when she officially launched her campaign at Time Square Express store and I was there! Read more