From the daily archives: "Friday, January 10, 2014"


V magazine captures the zeitgeist with this preview of their spring cover. Starring model of the moment, Kate Upton, the delightful jacket features an acetate pull-back which takes the stunner from her denim bodysuit to her cheeky bikini. And while we can’t get you Upton’s buxom body, we can help you create Kate’s beautiful bouffant. To learn how to make this iconic sixties hairstyle, click style notes.

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Rumor has it that Suki Waterhouse will be the IT girl of 2014; the British beauty certainly has the hairstyle for it. Her bumptious bangs remind us of Bridget Bardot’s iconic look, while the disheveled, devil-may-care waves make her look like she’s come from the bed, not the beach. She’s got the swagger to pull of this high fashion, wild child look. Do you? For our tips on getting a similar hair ‘do, click style notes.

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Now the Holidays are over, awards season begins. Time will tell what the biggest red carpet trends of the year will be, but Cate Blanchett made an early dart for glory with this rumpled, rolled-out-of-bed updo worn to the New York Film Critics Circle Awards Ceremony. Keeping hair off the face is a classic occasion look; the way to make it modern and fashionable is to give it a perfectly imperfect, undone feel. Cate achieves this by first adding texture to her strands, and then piling and pinning hair on top of each other, creating an artful mess. For our tips on making a similar shape, click style notes.

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