Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
We’ve already raved about Alice Temperley as a worthy designer to the royals, but now, she’s received the official regal seal of approval, as she’s one of the names set to feature in the Buckingham Palace Coronation Festival catwalk show, staged later this month.
The festival, organised to celebrate the Queen’s 60 years on the throne, also aims to highlight the six decades worth of brilliant British fashion. In reference to her Somerset collection for John Lewis, Temperley has been given the honour of representing the department store at the royal bash. As well as presenting her summer ’14 collection, she has updated two quintessentially British pieces from the Somerset line, and treated us to these pretty illustrations. We’ll bet Kate’s already got them on order. (Vogue)
Photo: Courtesy of Somerset by Alice Temperley
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read