Balmain’s Resort 2021 Collection: Jolie Madame & Pretty Woman

Balloon sleeves and tweed dresses with built-in corsets, Balmain’s Resort 2021 Collection was inspired by the classic 90's style: ‘’Pretty Woman’’, ‘’Beverly Hills: 90210’’, ‘’The Fresh Prince of Bel Air’’ and Pierre Balmain‘s “Jolie Madame”.

Marilyn Monroe’s 1959 full skincare routine

The Make-Up Museum in New York recently revealed what Marilyn Monroe's late 1950’s skin care routine looked like, as part of its “Pink Jungle: 1950s Makeup in America” exhibition. They shared her authentic prescription from the celebrity dermatologist Erno Laszlo on Instagram. Other prominent patients of his were Greta Garbo, Audrey Hepburn and Jackie Kennedy … Continue reading Marilyn Monroe’s 1959 full skincare routine

Jackie Kennedy Onassis & Lee Radziwill: the sister duo (Part II)

JACKIE KENNEDY OASSIS & LEE RADZIWILL: THE SISTER DUO (PART I) “First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy’s Friendly - March 12-21, 1962” (CC BY-ND 2.0) by U.S. Embassy New Delhi – Under Commercial use allowed Behind closed doors Lee and her husband, Stas Radziwill, were slowly becoming distant and she began having affairs with other men. One of them - Aristotle Onassis. … Continue reading Jackie Kennedy Onassis & Lee Radziwill: the sister duo (Part II)

Romy Schneider & Alain Delon: films & passion (Part I)

"Romy Schneider (1965)" (CC BY 2.0) by Iberia Airlines – Under Commercial use allowed Romy Schneider was the stage name of Rosemarie Magalena Albach, the first-born child of actors Wolf Albach-Retty and Magda Schneider. The two were barely present in her childhood years, since they were both committed to their acting careers. With only 4 weeks-old Rosemarie was left … Continue reading Romy Schneider & Alain Delon: films & passion (Part I)

Grace Kelly: Princess of Monaco (Part II)

In 1955 Grace Kelly joined the United States Delegation Committee at the Cannes Film Festival in France. On May 6th during her stay there, she was invited to a photoshoot with Prince Rainier III of Monaco. He arrived late for their rendezvous but once he was there, he took Grace on a tour in the … Continue reading Grace Kelly: Princess of Monaco (Part II)

Grace Kelly: Princess of Monaco (Part I)

Grace Kelly was an American actress and a 50’s icon. She was well-known for being Alfred Hithcock’s muse and later becoming the Princess of Monaco. Grace Kelly was the third of four children, she was born in the family of a self-made millionaire and three times Olympics gold medalist in sculling, Jack Scully and Margaret … Continue reading Grace Kelly: Princess of Monaco (Part I)