|Photos: Julia Casella|
The best way to describe this morning’s Kate Spade show is vintage Barbie meets modern-day chic—an ode to old New York with a few modern day touches.
The inspiration for this season's hair was a New York City 1970s party girl—super big, soft hair that is glamour-chic, and subtly sexy. Stylist Tommy Buckett suggests asking your mom if she still has her old roller sets because this polished glam look is as simple as prepping hair with Sky-Hi Volume Mouse and Hi-Rise Lift Root Booster, throwing in some rollers, gently brushing out the curls and finishing with a spritz of Garnier’s new 3-in-1 oil for hair, body and face.
And while most models had this big back-combed look, a few girls rocked a simple sleek bun that was shinny smooth thanks to the Sleek Finish 5-in-1 Serum Spray. Middle-parted and tightly pulled back this look was polished perfection.
Makeup artist Neil Scibelli of Jouer wanted to create a wearable classic face that, with a few modern touches, could easily be recreated at home. Clean matte skin was paired with shinny lips and a classic cat-eye liquid liner. Brad Goreski playfully declared “No tranny lashes allowed,” so natural strip lashes added fullness but still kept the look very clean—apart from the liquid liner, the only other eye color came from a light smoky brown in the crease. Lips popped thanks to Jouer’s hydrating lipstick in Simone and were topped, seconds before the catwalk, with a glossy lip enhancer for a vinyl modern touch.
What do you think of the look at Kate Spade?
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