Hot, sexy, tiny, skimpy and in your face – it’s Mercedez Benz Fashion Week Swim, of course. From 15-19th July, the strictly invite only showcase held at the prestigious Raleigh hotel on Miami beach featured designers such as White Sands Australia, True Religion Swimwear, Red Carter and Nicolita, to name but a few; who dazzled the spectators with bronzed limbed, gazelle-like models strutting the fiercest pieces of Lycra® you ever did see. Key pieces included the vibrant menswear collection by Olasul, reminiscent of a luscious fruity ice lolly, and other highlights were the surprisingly minimalist designs by A.Z Araujo - a refreshing & welcome alternative.
Whoever wins, if there’s any way to take home the 2010 World Cup, it’s in style. Louis Vuitton has collaborated with FIFA as the official designer of the World Cup travel case. Unveiled on June 1st in Paris by LV bosses and supermodel Naomi Campbell (with a faux cup, of course), the sumptuous custom made leather carrying case is exquisitely designed by Vuitton’s Asniѐres workshop. The case, branded with Louis Vuitton’s distinctive logo is inspired by the house’s classic trunk collections. FIFA president, Joseph S. Blatter, stated that “from now on, the trophy will not only travel in safety, but it will also travel in style.
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Currently promoting her new movie, The Back Up Plan, Jennifer Lopez bounces back onto the scene minus twin baby weight looking fabulous as ever in a Roberto Cavalli leopard print gown – the first of 3 outfit changes for the night – at the World Music Awards in Monaco. The revealing dress with cut out detail and plunging neckline, complete with Swarovski crystal studded clutch, offset the Latina star’s post baby figure, reminding everyone that, at 40, she is still the fixture on the A-List.