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If it wasn't already clear from the in-your-face, show-opening bustier, The Blonds teamed up with Playboy for their spring '12 collection. But thankfully, instead of cheesing it up and affixing mini Playboy bunnies to the nails, CND manicurist Kristina Estabrooks created 20 mind-blowing sets of "Glitz & Glam" designs for the show (that took more than 100 hours to make). From stocking-inspired patterns to crushed glass, to nails inlaid with 24-karat gold leaf to a deconstructed fuchsia foil, in terms of manis, CND really nailed it. But of course, where would a good '60s-inspired bombshell be without some black winged eye-makeup? Lending a little modernity to the look, makeup artist Kabuki for MAC added extra sharpness to the wings and a flick just outside the lower lash.
Photographed by Ian Reid
Art Deco jewelry is unlike anything that came before it in history — loud, geometric, and forward. "A heady, celebratory air flowed through Europe and America after the end of the first World War," explains Doyle & Doyle founder Elizabeth Doyle. "Artists [of all kinds] strove to create a new vocabulary of design, read
We practically peruse Aritzia’s site every day — we can’t get enough of the cool and easy pieces, each just waiting to become wardrobe staples. While the store's price points certainly have some range, there are a ton of affordable finds that are worth a thorough look-see, too. To save you time scrolling read