I didn't get into the show -- seats were reserved for more important peeps, like Jessica Szohr, Chanel Iman, and Melissa George, all of whom I saw backstage -- but I suspect Herve Leger's fall 2010 collection was all about remaking his famous bandage dress, but in, like, fall colors. However, the backstage beauty report was far more dramatic. Apparently all of the dresses -- which, let's face it, are showstoppers -- were paired with open-toed heels, and as they can hardly be competed with, the beauty was kept totally simple. Sans polish, the hands were treated with oils and conditioning cream. However, the feet were painted with a dusty skin tone color by CND called Desert Suede, resulting in, you guessed it, MANNEQUIN FEET. The hair was pulled back in a sleek, low pony and topped with, uh, a hairnet. Skin was bare and matte, and the only real color on the face was a bright red lip, MAC's Lady Danger Lipstick, and a subtle brown around the eyes (MAC's Technakohl Liner in Plank).
Keep clicking to see some of the dresses from the collection -- before Kim Kardashian, Heidi Montag, and Posh Spice have had a chance to wear them.
Today is Mariah Carey's 45th birthday and it's got me feeling emotions, specifically gratitude for all the wisdom about life and love that she has imparted through her music over. So in honor of Mimi's big day, here are those bits of wisdom, accompanied by GIFs of Mariah at her most divalicious.
It’s been a tough week, kids. I’m imagining you sitting in front of an open refrigerator, the buzz of the light dulling your existential thoughts. That seven-minute video of Tom Hanks paying homage to his body of work is playing on your laptop from the other room, for no one in particular. You’re…