Day: November 8, 2020

Music videos replace runways as Covid halts fashion shows

By Priya Elan

Pop promo looks from BTS, Beyonce and others are driving designer sales through increased screen time

As fashion shows have ground to a halt due to international Covid restrictions, the catwalk has shifted on to a new platform: music videos.

Last week, the rapper Drake released his clothing collaboration with Nike, but key items from the Certified Lover Boy collection, including a much-coveted quilted pink bomber jacket, were previewed in his Laugh Now Cry Later video.

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Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2020/nov/08/music-videos-replace-runways-as-covid-halts-fashion-shows

      

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Bring the fun with an 80s look

By Funmi Fetto

Colour-washed eyes for retro escapism. Plus, a serum to soothe skin, and winter candles

Nostalgic beauty isn’t always a bad thing. Colourful makeup can be joyous and fun – which we all need right now. So let’s go all out with a multicoloured look as per the Dries Van Noten AW20 show. Things to note: a good foundation is a requisite to even out the skin. Colour around the eyes should be a wash – achieve it using a damp brush dipped in colour. The lips, however, are best kept bold, opaque and unapologetic. But avoid blush. It’s already teetering nicely on the brink of 80s pop star territory. Cheek colour will tip it over the edge.

1. Glossier Boy Brow in Auburn £14, glossier.com
2. Huda #FauxFilter Skin Finish Foundation Stick £32, cultbeauty.com
3. Mac Lipstick in Heart Goes Boom £17.50, maccosmetics.co.uk
4. Kevyn Aucoin Blitz Kid Palette £47, selfridges.com
5. By Joy Little Mama brush £13.50, byjoyadenuga.com

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Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2020/nov/08/funmi-fetto-beauty-spot-80s-colour-eyeshadow-toner-serum

      

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