Mystic Metallics – Dior releases a new beauty line for the fall-winter season titled, “Mystic Metallics”. Daria Strokous stars in the new campaign and video with photography by Steven Meisel. The line is inspired by Monsieur Dior’s belief in omens and superstitions ranging from his first meeting with fortune tellers at the age of fourteen. The “Mystic Metallics” collection includes a nail varnish set, eyeshadow palette, Diorshow Fusion Mono gel-mousse and blush in rosy shades.
Muse in Motion – Following up the “Modern Muse” print advertisement photographed by Craig McDean, Arizona Muse appears in the thirty-second tv spot. The American model has an ethereal glow as she walks the streets of New York in a flouncy dress. The “Modern Muse” scent is described as a floral and musky fragrance with notes of jasmine and wood.
Mademoiselle C – Former Vogue Paris editor-in-chief Carine Roitfeld has a new documentary coming out which chronicles the behind-the-scenes of the inaugural issue of her bi-annual, CR Fashion Book. Not only does it reveal the inner workings of her professional life but also her personal life such as becoming a grandmother. The film includes appearances from fashion stars including Riccardo Tisci, Tom Ford, Sarah Jessica Parker and Karl Lagerfeld. Watch the trailer below.
Sporty Sexy Glam – Following up the print advertisements for Michael Kors’ new beauty range, the American brand has released a video starring Kors face Karmen Pedaru. In the film shot on location in Los Angeles by Mario Testino, Karmen steps off a helicopter and proceeds to get made over by a glam squad. Joined by Simon Nessman, the Estonian model wows in beauty looks from the Sporty Sexy Glam line set to the tunes of Duran Duran’s “Girls on Film”.
In Between – After unveiling its print advertisements last month, Calvin Klein Underwear releases a thirty second television spot featuring the face of fall 2013–supermodel Christy Turlington. Mario Sorrenti shot the American model on location in Vieques, Puerto Rico. In the video, Christy is the ever the picture of allure in the brand’s Underwear Essentials captured in black and white.
T Craziness – Alexander Wang teamed up with “Jawbreaker” director Darren Stein for a social experiment. Unsuspecting fans were invited to a secret event for fall 2013 T by Alexander Wang collection. In a video message from the designer, it was revealed that they could get free clothes from the T by Alexander Wang collection. Everything was free to grab and like expected, mayhem ensued. Watch the film to see people going bananas over Wang’s clothes.
Where Beauty Begins – After revealing the beauty campaign last month, Chanel shares a video spot starring Chanel Cosmetics face Diane Kruger. The actress and style star exudes ease and self-confidence in a film showing her doing everyday things such as walking the city streets, chatting at a cafe and posing on the beach.
L’Agent – For the launch of Agent Provacateur’s new diffusion line, L’Agent, the lingerie brand taps Spanish actress Penelope Cruz to direct the official campaign film. The video shows a seductive fantasy featuring Irina Shayk and leading man Miguel Angel. Angel puts on his L’Agent sunglasses and sees the world with lingerie-clad women. “The campaign film was very personal and important for me. It was the first time that I directed and it was a very interesting experience. They gave me all the freedom and I was able to tell the story I wanted to tell,” Cruz says about the sexy video.
Fall Fantasy – Prada has released its Real Fantasies film for the fall-winter 2013 season made in collaboration with creative team AMO. The men and women shows overlap in the video which runs for a little over two minutes. Artwork for the film was created once again by Lok Jansen and Jeroen Koolhaas. In the surreal project, film noir mystery is juxtaposed with everyday elements as we see the autumn collection in a unique light.
Summer Hair Care – Garnier Fructis Style shows us how to get no frizz hair, an easy updo and the twisted bun with these quick video tutorials featuring their products. Who doesn’t want new hair styles to try during the summer or sleek and shiny hair after a wash? Check out the three videos above.