“THE CRAZY YEARS” (1919-1929) IN THE PALACE GALLIERA OF PARIS
For: Gemma Piñana
The fashion of the “Crazy Years” reflects, on having gone out of the first world war, the appetite of a decade anxious for movement, speed and frenzy. The spirit of the time is the emancipation of the women and of his body. The life style is modern: plane, car, outdoor activity and devilish dances. Under the Charleston rhythm, these “Crazy Years” reveal at the same time that the calves and the knees, a fashion of short hair, a hat bell, low size and tubular form. Beyond the clichés, it is the arrival of a fashion liberated and easy to live.
A Parisian exhibition presents 170 models and 130 accessories that come principally from the palace Galliera, place of exhibition, titled The Crazy Years (1916-1929). Also they can turn 50 perfumes and cosmetics. Sonorous Enlightenment, photos and movies of actuality that evoke the context of the epoch. The sisters Callot, Chan
FRANCIS WILD: NEW EXCLUSIVE PERFUME FOR MERCADONA
It is called this way, “Francis Montesinos“ perfumes, and it is a soft fragrance created with petals of rose, jasmine, irises or citric elements: it is not a fresh aroma but sweetly, rather, a miscellany of both, a series of aromas of the nature as the lavender or the sap, combined the smoke of the incense as the olibanum or the myrrh either; it will sell exclusive in 1.300 establishments that the company Mercadona possesses in the whole Spain. With this perfume, the Valencian designer Francis Montesinos wants to be close to the woman, to fill it with light and with Mediterranean folklore and to extend this aroma for the whole society: it is a “democratic perfume” and accessible to the familiar pockets.
ANNIVERSARY OF SKI II IN EL CORTE INGLES
Sk-II the prestigious mark of facial care of Japanese origin fulfills his first year of life in our country. The first one of his spaces of beauty was inaugurated at the end of 2006 and at present already fourteen are the Sk-II spaces in different centers of the English Cut of the whole Spain.
Throughout this year numerous persons have allowed to be seduced by the philosophy of this mark and for his ingredient it covers with stars "pitera" that generate real entusiamso in those who prove it. That's why, owing to his first anniversary Sk-II it has started a finished menu of treatments of 30 and 60 minutes based on a combination of ancestral Japanese skills as the "Kobido" or the "Shiatsu" in his exclusive spaces of beauty of El Corte Ingles.
“WOMEN OF TARGET”: SUITS OF FAMOUS FIANCÉES
It is a question of an exhibition that has stirred the big society up, at the time that to a numerous public, who wanted to see closely 35 exposed wedding dresses, belonging, between others, to the duchess of Dawn, duchess of White Carter; mayte Spínola, lady of Barreiros
; Marita March... The sample, titled “Women of target”, includes the design of the XIXth, XXth and XXIst centuries and presents before itself in the Museum of the Suit of Madrid until next February 24, your Police stations: the assistant director of the said museum, Carmen Pérez of Andrés and the Conservative of the museum, Concha Herranz.
THE GOLDEN YEARS OF THE HIGH FASHION
In London and until January 6, 2008 it is possible to visit of free form the Exhibition “The golden years of the High fashion”, centred on couturiers of Paris and London that his collections made between 1947 and 1957. There they bring in directly names like Dior
. The Museum Victory lodges it &Albert, at present the biggest museum of the world dedicated to the art and to the design.
FOOTBRIDGE CIBELES: A TOAST TO THE SPRING 2008
has turned, undoubtedly, into the most emblematic footbridge, the biggest event of the Spanish fashion. In this edition number 46 the proposals of 36 creators have paraded. The general keynote is a variadísimo mix
of tendencies and the absence of spectacular changes. What notes would we emphasize face the period spring - summer 2008? Futurist textiles of high technology, pale colors, with a special toast for the lilac, the purple tones and permanence of the yellow one, victory of the garment and of the look
draper, predominance of the skirts with many flights and regression of the pants cigaret before the advance of the wide pants and with the highest waist. And many bonds …
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