Unless you’ve been living in a bomb shelter, you’ve heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. People around the world have been taking part in this viral sensation that not only gets people soaking wet and cold, but raises awareness for a terrible illness. ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) is a neuro-degenerate disease that attacks the body and the brain. Even if you haven’t been nominated to be doused in ice cold water, you should still donate some cash and support the cause. You can laugh while your favourite celebrities do freeze their asses off instead.
Fashion’s finest including Gisele Bundcheon and Anna Wintour (yes, you read that correctly) have all taken the challenge. Here’s a collection of the chicest people on Earth getting drenched!
Have you ever read the street-style section on your favourite fashion website and coveted the quirky accessories of the subjects? Whether it was a lion pin or over-the-top hat, you may have thought about owning something just as unique. Items that eschew the typical often get the most compliments and can land you in the street-style section yourself. If you’re a major fashion buff then you know it’s all about staying ahead of the curve.
This week, The Peacock Parade is offering a stunning selection of uncommon items that will liven up your wardrobe. Need proof? Check out my favourite pieces from this week’s sales.
Mirrored and reflective sunglasses are hotter than the sun they’re protecting you from. These awesome GUFO shade will keep you cool in more ways than one.
Unfortunately it does rain during the summer, so why not sport eye-catching rain boots, like these from Dav.
When your stilettos take a back-burner, opt for these brogue-style flats from C Label. Pair them with jeans or coloured capris.
Why gravitate to black when cobalt makes such a statement? This handbag by Rovimoss will land you in the street-style section in no time.
It may only be a rumour, but George Clooney is said to have hired Giorgio Armani to design his tux for his upcoming nuptials to brainy and beautiful Amal Alamuddin. More importantly, what will the bride be wearing? She is considering a handful of designers, including frontrunner Oscar de la Renta. According to Women’s Wear Daily, Clooney and Alamuddin will be tying the knot in late September.
Victoria Beckham is selling her beloved wardrobe for a good cause. TheOutnet.com will be hosting a sale of a selection of items from Beckham’s personal closet. Proceeds from the sale will go to mothers2mothers, a non-profit organization that helps mothers living with HIV. The sale will run from August 20 – August 25.
Actress Brooke Shields has launched a collaboration with MAC Cosmetics for their Icon collection. From model to actress to author and spokesperson, Shields has now added makeup creator to her resume. The collection offers a very neutral palette with splashes of orange hues. The collection hits stores October 2.