Valentino Resort – For the label’s resort 2014 collection, Valentino designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli created a collection of luxe ease with a mix of elegant day wear and ethereal nighttime looks. The first section of the resort line is more casual featuring military inspired trousers and capes that come in monotone shades of cream, navy and powder pink. Later prints are introduced in the form of nautical stripes and tropical florals for the Valentino woman’s day out on a yacht. Skirts are paired with simple shirts while evening wear is full of dreamy pastel floor-length dresses embroidered with delicate detailing.
Amy in Valentino – Continuing her promotion of the upcoming “Man of Steel” film, actress Amy Adams attended the movie’s London premiere held yesterday. Amy opted for a tea length dress from Valentino’s spring 2013 Haute Couture collection designed by Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli.
A Rough Statement – Valentino taps an unlikely star for its fall 2013 accessories campaign–American photographer Terry Richardson. The image maker captures the new advertisements, and shows off his tattooed forearms in the glossy images highlighting the fashion house’s studded heels and handbags in Rockstud Rouge. (WWD)
The Shine of Miranda – Miranda Kerr stepped out with her husband Orlando Bloom to the 2013 Vanity Fair Oscar Party held on February 24th, 2013. The model wore a dress from the fall 2012 Haute Couture collection of Valentino.
Rosie in Ruffles – Rosie Huntington-Whiteley stepped out to the 2013 Vanity Fair Oscar Party on February 24th, 2013. The model turned actress looked striking in a pink, ruffle embellished gown from Valenitno Haute Couture’s fall 2012 collection.
In the Nude – Actress Jennifer Lawrence stepped out yesterday evening to attend The Hollywood Reporter Nominees’ Night, looking striking in a nude dress from Valentino’s spring 2013 collection.
Awards Style – Anne Hathaway looked fetching in a dress from Valentino’s fall 2012 haute couture collection on February 2nd. The “Les Misérables” actress attended the 65th Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards held in Los Angeles, California.
Star Quality – Gracing yet another edition of Vogue, leading model Constance Jablonski stars on the February cover of Vogue Germany wearing a resort look from Valentino. Captured by Alexi Lubomirski with styling by Christiane Arp, the French stunner evokes old cinema style for the new issue which hits stores on January 16th.
Glacial Glamour – Valentino gets dreamy with a sense of melancholy for its spring 2013 campaign, photographed by Sarah Moon in a Parisian studio. Models Codie Young, Maud Welzen, Magdalena Jasek, Esther Heesch and Tilda Lindstam star in the somber images which are juxtaposed with the season’s new accessories.
Floral Scent – Freja Beha Erichsen fronts yet another fragrance campaign for Valentino’s “Valentina” line. This time, the Danish beauty stars as the face of the “Valentina Acqua Floreale” fragrance. The new scent is inspired by nature, free-spiritedness and summer gardens. The fragrance is set to launch in January 2013. (Fragrantica)