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Matthew Williamson SS14 makeup

Matthew Williamson's glossy seventies blow dry

It looks like the way to wear the beauty trends for spring/summer is all together: we've seen seventies at Holly Fulton and jet setter at Topshop Unique , and at Matthew Williamson the two joined forces. "Matthew's hair... Read more »

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Burberry's new English rose for SS14

After taking a departure last season from their usual Burberry girl - that undetectable, earthy toned makeup and effortless natural hair - with a striking red lip (a departure from season norms too - a berry lip in summer?... Read more »


Holly Fulton's seventies glamourpuss at London Fashion Week

If you wanted a break from wet look hair, Holly Fulton was a haven on Saturday at London Fashion Week, with a look straight from a seventies prom. A departure from hair balancing makeup, the hair and makeup in this look... Read more »

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Backstage beauty: bitten lips at Mary Katrantzou SS14

Better start digging through your lipstick collection - cause pink pink lips are officially a trend for next summer: they popped up again yesterday (although in a reddish incarnation) at London Fashion Week 's SS14 Mary... Read more »

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Topshop Unique does hungover, holiday beauty for SS14

If you're thinking that Topshop Unique 's SS14 beauty look is a bit like you the morning after the night before, you're right on the money, but just a little more exotic. The Topshop girl moved on from its usual easy,... Read more »

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David Koma's Samourai ponytails backstage at LFW SS14

It was a tense, stressed atmosphere backstage at David Koma SS14 today - the designer always insists on having one model per outfit and no costume changes, which means there's 25 models to get prepared in two hours. Tough.... Read more »

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Your London Fashion Week guide to civilian makeup

The important part of makeup during fashion week isn't really how it looks - it's the longevity, so it's all about the layers you can't see rather than the ones you can. This morning I had to get up at 6am for Zoë Jordan... Read more »

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Doe eyes and bedhead at Jean-Pierre Braganza SS14

If bedhead is your deal like it is mine, good news - bedhead hair is in next season. John-Pierre Braganza took a step back from their usual, unusual hair styles and instead did the opposite - pretty much not done hair.... Read more »

Fyodor Golan SS14 beauty

Fyodor Golan SS14 beauty: pink ladies at London Fashion Week

Fyodor Golan 's show this morning confirmed the return of wet look hair for SS14 : start stocking up on hair gel now. The look was all about one main feature: the lips. Hot pink matte look lips were the focus of the face,... Read more »

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bareMinerals and Mark Fast team up for London Fashion Week

One of the best things about fashion week isn't the shows or the parties - it's the official London Fashion Week tote bag designed by Mulberry (or last year Radley) that the press get when they register. Highly sought... Read more »

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Backstage beauty at London Fashion Week SS13! First up: Fyodor Golan

Entitled " The Holy Mountain ", this morning's collection from newbie designer duo, Fyodor Golan , was not only the first slice of backstage beauty action for us at London Fashion Week , but was undoubtedly set to be one of... Read more »


A London Fashion Week model between shows

We had a great time over the last five days at London Fashion Week watching all the models being prepped, brushed, plaited, backcombed, blow dried, painted, sprayed and curled, which was great fun for us, but possibly... Read more »

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London Fashion Week AW12 Street Style: part two

Another day at London Fashion Week , a whole load more of cool new looks to impress at the shows, and get noticed by the streetstylers. More bright colours, arty nails and kooky hairstyles yesterday (and on much happier people... Read more »

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London Fashion Week AW12 Beauty: Street style

Half the fun of London Fashion Week is checking out what all of the attendees are wearing, and as London is the coolest city in the world (it is) there's always a legion of people treading the cobbles of Somerset House with... Read more »

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Crazy thrown together updos and three-toned lips at LFW for Jean Pierre Braganza A/W12

We went backstage with ghd again yesterday at Jean Pierre Braganza AW12 (see the collection here at Catwalk Queen ) where creative director Kenna was creating some (unofficially) Pasty-from-Ab Fab inspired updos!... Read more »

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Boyish beauty backstage at Clements Ribeiro AW12

We're fresh from our first London Fashion Week backstage visit of the day, to catch up with the guys from Bourjois as they prepped the models for Clements Ribeiro 's AW12 show . It was the calmest backstage atmosphere... Read more »

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Insect inspired dramatics at Fyodor Golan AW12

The beauty at Fyodor Golan AW12 this London Fashion Week (which we checked out backstage courtesy of the lovely team at ghd ) tapped into the insect vibe of the clothes to emerge in the amazingly intricate hair and makeup -... Read more »

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Space age art deco backstage at Maria Grachvogel AW12

The brief that Bumble and bumble stylist Mark Hampton was given for the hair at Maria Grachvogel 's London Fashion Week AW12 show was to make it 1920s art deco meets futuristic meets androgynous - but to at the same... Read more »


London Fashion Week SS12: Beauty Street Style

In between running around at London Fashion Week , getting to shows and visiting backstage, we somehow managed to squeeze in time to capture the best beauty looks from you, the general public! Dip-dyed hair, body paint, crazy... Read more »


London Fashion Week SS12 Beauty: Vivienne Westwood Red Label

Still catching up with the London Fashion Week beauty we missed, we had to write about Vivienne Westwood 's look for her Red Label SS12 show - we expected lots of colour (just like last season ), and we got it. Created... Read more »