Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Malena James is the daughter of Constantine and Angel Reed, who he met while doing “Rock of Ages” on Broadway.
Constantine told People.com: “Sometimes Christmas comes early and we're so lucky to get the greatest gift a few days early. Angel and I are thrilled to welcome our perfect baby girl into the world today. Mom and baby are healthy and I couldn't be more excited to ring in 2011 this way.”
Constantine is currently touring in the “Rock of Ages” national tour.
“Cabaret,” which was written and directed by former Brownstone lead singer Nicci Gilbert, follows seven women on a journey to revive the hottest club in Detroit. Fantasia plays Good Conscience, who helps guide the women’s choices. Faith Evans plays Bad Conscience.
“Soul Kittens Cabaret” will hit stores January 11th. I’ll have a review closer to the release date…
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But last week, “Extra” reported that is not the case.
Simon Cowell told Terri Seymour that Michael will not be a judge, but he did not give any other names, other than himself.
Other names floating around are Cheryl Cole, who is a judge on the UK version and Mick Jagger.
As 2010 draws to a close, it's time to reflect on the past 12 months and the fashion moments that have defined a year in style. (via style.com)
From Tom Ford’s return to womenswear and Lanvin’s collection for H&M to Giles Deacon's appointment at Ungaro, this has been a year of newsworthy highs and tragic lows - Alexander McQueen died in February and Corinne Day passed away in August.
The Lowdown On Valentino's Incredible Roman Extravaganza"Make it beautiful." That was all Valentino and Giancarlo Giammetti told Patrick Kinmonth and Antonio Monfreda when they hired them to design an exhibition marking 45 years of the designer's work. Everyone connected with the anniversary celebrations in
"Nothing looks old," a bedazzled Elizabeth Saltzman Walker declared, speaking for everyone at the Ara Pacis. To prove the point, Dr. Lisa Airan was wearing a dress from the archive that was designed 40 years ago but could have been from Saturday's show. "Valentino made one of my wedding dresses," Astrid Muñoz said cryptically. "It was red."
Domenico Dolce and
Their 50th Dolce & Gabbana collection was a romantic and poetic salute to their heritage of clothes for the sensual woman, both dressed and undressed.
The show was staged in the old Metropole Theatre, where Maria Callas once sang, which is now a Dolce & Gabbana headquarters.
A total of 75 models, wearing variations on tailored black jackets over black satin and lace corsetry, formed a dramatic visual encapsulation of the brand's tradition, walking against a backdrop of black-and-white footage of the work done in the studio to bring the collection to fruition.
The collection was as much a romantic homage to the duo's strong feminine ideal, as it was about a shared, enduring passion for designing beautiful clothes.
Called 'Sartorialita, Sicilianita, Sensualita', the collection, for next autumn/winter, revisited the brand's signatures of tailoring, corsetry, leopard and rose-print, and the age-old black garb of the Sicilian woman, updated in knits, lightweight silks and stretch fabrics.
The following month, a select group of editors gathered at the PPR headquarters to see a moving tribute to McQueen’s great talent. To the backdrop of classical music and gilt-edged mirrors, 15 exquisite looks, inspired by religious iconography, were shown in a moment of profound poignancy.
From exclusive product launches and one-off designer collaborations to competitions and live fashion advice, it was one big online fashion party. And all for a good cause too – a portion of the night’s sales was donated to the children’s charity KidsCo.
“What’s amazing with his couture is that he manages to make it modern while infusing it with all the gravitas and impact of couture and you really get to see the detail of it,” said Vogue’s fashion director Kate Phelan.
Saturday, December 25, 2010
Adriana Lima Biography
At six months old Adriana Lima father, Nelson Torres, left the house where he lived with his wife.
Adriana Lima was created solely by his mother, Maria da Graca
Since little girl, attention was attracted to Adriana Lima bright eyes and her exotic beauty.
In 1996, Adriana Lima ranked second in the world final of the Supermodel of the World contest, sponsored by Ford Models agency.
At the age of 16, Adriana Lima signed a contract with Elite Model and moved to New York.
In 2005 and 2006 Adriana Lima was considered by Forbes magazine as one of the "100 most influential celebrities in the world. "
Adriana Lima has a contract with Victoria's Secret is one of the highest paid models.
Adriana Lima posed for campaigns and modeled for fashion known companies like Ralph Lauren, Armani, Christian Dior, Versace, Emanuel Ungaro, Victoria's Secret, Valentino, Loewe, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton, Guess, among others.
Since 2008 the sitemodels.com is considered Adriana Lima as the model world's sexiest.Adriana Lima as also made a special appearance on U.S. television show Ugly Betty.
Adriana Lima was chosen to wear the "Fantasy Bra" at Victoria's Secret fashion show in 2008 and 2010, whose prices were $ 5 million and $ 2 million..