Wide-brimmed straw trilbies, Pollock-like splattered fedoras, vinyl visors, lace veils, tulle adorned boaters, and signature hoods with cat and bunny ears . . . creative director Laetitia Crahay has killed it with yet another spectacular collection of headwear for Maison Michel. Add accessory and jewelery director at Chanel to her roster and it’s obvious who gets our vote for Most Likely To Succeed.
Last March, following it’s debut in Edinburgh, Scotland, the second-ever Hotel Missoni opened its doors in Kuwait. Located on the Salmiya seafront, the hotel is outfitted with the fashion house‘s iconic boho-glam patterns and details as well as furniture from the likes of Philippe Starck and Hans Wegner. Honestly, does it get any more chic?!
Designer Esin Ünlü enlisted photographer Isle Moore to capture her first couture collection, for Feline Blush, entirely under water. The mesmerizing and romantic images were inspired by French cinematography, which accentuate the fluidity and romanticism of the chiffon and satin laced dresses.
I have very vivid memories of walking into a bead store for the first time, almost 15 years ago, and being overwhelmed by the million and ten ideas that filled my mind. I was immediately hooked on the concept of transforming simple and unexpected elements into something beautiful and wearable. That moment was the catalyst for my eventual path into jewelry design and craft – my higher calling, if you will. Today’s tutorial takes me back to my first foray into jewelry making, where I’ll show you how to make two delightful bracelets using the same basic component. Get inspired and have fun!
For single, adjustable gold tube bracelets, you’ll need: