Style icons to inspire you!

Some people have such inspirational style that they become style icons. Here are some of my favorite female style icons!

How to get Carine Roitfeld style | 40plusstyle.com

I just watched the movie Mademoiselle C about the creation of the CR Fashion book by Carine Roitfeld.

Carine Roitfeld was a former model, a consultant and muse for Tom Ford and Gucci and the Vogue Paris editor from 2001 to 2011. In 2011 she quit and decided to go on her own to create her fashion book. [click to continue…]

Celebrating style icon Marilyn Monroe | 40plusstyle.com

1st June was Marilyn Monroe’s birthday. A great time to recall this style icon and relive some of her greatest moments.

What appeals to me so much about her is that she was real. She dared to be different. Some of the most enduring style quotes are from her as well. This infographic shares her beautiful story that unfortunately came to an early tragic end in 1962.

Enjoy! [click to continue…]

The enduring style of Audrey Hepburn | 40Plusstyle.com

Audrey Hepburn is one of the enduring style icons of our time and today she would have turned 85 years old. I know I’m not alone in admiring her timeless style and I enjoyed reading through this infographic profiling her style.

I trust that you will too! [click to continue…]

Guo Pei fashion show in Singapore

As you know I attended Fide Fashion week last week and one of the highlights was the show of Chinese designer Guo Pei. It was one of the most fabulous shows I ever attended and also the longest (lasting more than an hour). As you can tell, this is no ordinary designer. Guo Pei’s designs are outrageous, glamorous and incredibly creative. [click to continue…]