2. Go to the Jules Smith Facebook fan page and comment about what inspires you. Tell about an experience on vacation or a different country that made you think differently about fashion. And then tweet about it on twitter @Julessmithjewel. Be creative and have fun! Winner will be announced on July 30, 2009.
Each piece crafted by JULES SMITH designer Gina Nigrelli is inspired by runway trends of decades past, while infused with a modern twist. Nigrelli has managed to create new, fashion-forward pieces inspired by the free-spirit of the 70’s and the excess and glamour of the 80’s. JULES SMITH styles include bold cuffs, star motifs, engraved monochromatic animal print pieces, chain link silhouettes, vintage charms, rings and bangles.
JULES SMITH has become a favorite among A-list celebs including Lauren Conrad, Drew Barrymore, Lindsay Lohan, Angelina Jolie, and Audrina Patridge among others. In addition to being available for purchase at julessmithdesigns.com, the line can be found at many high-end retail establishments including Henri Bendel, Intermix, National Jean Company, Owls Lab, Scoop, Wink, Neiman Marcus – CUSP, Lisa Kline and Kitson.
The Fashion life cycle is ever evolving. Trends come and go faster than ever propelled by the information stream of online and social media. With each change comes a new perspective and new creative ideas flourish. Human survival demands that you must adapt and change with your environment in order to survive and this is also true of fashion.. Even old ideas sometimes are reinvented and come full circle creating an impact on the latest trends. This week’s links include everything from DIY and recycled style, to new discoveries and changes in the fashion industry, representing a testament to the constant evolution of fashion.
There’s the full version of Links á la Mode here in the forums… there’s a lot of great posts there too.
Links à la Mode : May 15th
Birdie at Bonne Vie is the cat’s meow clawing away at the bitchy & snark to open the door for positive girl power.
Monsters vs Aliens, a new CGI sci-fi comedy from Dreamworks
Times selection of the fifty most exciting blockbuster films for the year ahead
2008 was something of a vintage year for popcorn-munchers (see our 2008 Top 50 here) . But is there a 2009 film that can equal the colossal success of The Dark Knight? Which hot franchises will step up to fill the spaces left by Batman, Bond and Indy?
We’ve taken a look through the studio schedules and picked out the most promising prospects for the coming year. History tells us that when times are tough, box office takings boom. Here’s our selection of the best films Hollywood has to offer us in 2009.
50: The Pink Panther 2 (February 2009)
Moviegoers might well be tempted by the impressive cast lining up for this wholly unnecessary sequel to a completely superfluous continuation of the once mighty comedy franchise. Steve Martin, Jean Reno, John Cleese and Andy Garcia may be acting greats, but for signing up to this they should hang their heads in shame.