From a fierce runway comeback by Cara Delevinge in Paris Fashion Week to Rihanna’s killer look in Dubai, catch the top 10 news this week!
1. Cara Delevingne Made a Runway Comeback for Balmain
Model turned actress Cara Delevingne just made her comeback to the runway on Friday, Sept 28, when she became the first face of Balmain’s Spring 2019 show at Paris Fashion Week. Delevingne graced the runway while lip-syncing Prince’s “When Doves Cry” and walked down together with creative director Olivier Rousteing for the final.
Delevingne has shown her support to her fellow designers although she is still in her runway retirement since 2016. She appeared last February for the final show of the former Burberry’s creative director, Christopher Bailey where she wore a colourful rainbow fur coat in the Fall 2018 show that celebrated LGBTQ pride. “I found myself surrendering to the industry’s approval process. I felt like I needed validation from everyone. As a result, I lost sight of myself and what it meant to be happy, what it meant to be successful. I think it all stemmed from a deep-down feeling of wanting people to like me and love me,” as she wrote in an essay for TIME in 2016.
2. Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk Are Officially Married!
The Oscar-winning actress and Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow tied the knot with television producer Brad Falchuk in the Hamptons on Saturday. This second wedding for the both of them happened to fall on the same week of Paltrow’s 46th birthday. Cameron Diaz, Robert Downey Jr., and Jerry Seinfeld were among her closest friends who attended the private ceremony.
Paltrow was married to Chris Martin for 11 years before they “consciously uncoupled” in 2014 and had two children together, Apple and Moses. Falchuk also has two children, from his previous marriage. The newlyweds first met in 2010 on the set of “Glee”.
3. Goodbye Kanye and Hello Ye
Kanye West announced that he would change his stage name on Twitter with a tweet “The being formally known as Kanye West. I am YE”. Kim Kardashian’s husband did title his last album Ye. He believed Ye is the most commonly used word in Bible. As quoted from Vogue, Kanye said “In the Bible it means ‘You’. So I’m you, I’m us.” He continued, “It went from being Kanye, which means the only one, to being just Ye – just being a reflection of our good, our bad, our confused, everything. I’m just more a reflection of who we are.” Well hello, Ye!
4. Bella Hadid’s Rekindled with The Weeknd in New York
After a busy schedule in fashion month, Bella Hadid had a date night with her on-and-off boyfriend The Weeknd in New York City on Friday. They hold hands as they did couples style with matching chunky lace-up sneakers and black tops. Hadid wore a cropped long sleeves sweater, a pair of baggy jeans, and completed the look with a Dior saddle bag. Meanwhile, The Weeknd kept it simple with a black hoodie and skinny jeans.
5. Rihanna Slayed The Most Stylish Trench dresses In Dubai
Only Rihanna can make a classic fashion look fresher and not at all dated. The pop star went to Dubai last weekend for hosting her Fenty Beauty line event at Sephora. She styled the trench coat with two different ways. First, she wore a custom Monse trench-dress that has a short hemline and upgrade her look with big crystal belt buckle. She completed her look with similarly-coloured beige stilettos, rectangular sunglasses, and a lot of jewellery. Next, she put on another belted Rihanna wore a trompe l’oeil silk trench dress, designed by Riccardo Tisci’s Spring Summer 2019 for Burberry. The satin trench dress was completed with strappy sandals and a mini top-handled bag.
6. Romantic Flair from Emma Stone’s New York Look
Emma Stone was attending the New York Film Festival premiere of The Favourite on Friday. As soon as she stepped out, you can notice she donned fresh roses in her hair, thanks to hairstylist Mara Roszak who created the look. She arranged the bright red and yellow flowers in a zig-zag throughout Stone’s wavy hair. Stone gave bright green and yellow eyeshadows to pair the plunging neckline monochrome dress with black pumps.
7. Amal Clooney Attended the United Nations General Assembly with a Stunning Red Dress
Amal Clooney attended the UN event last weekend in New York. She wore a stunning red Oscar de la Renta caped dress with nude pumps while carrying a Bancroft leather satchel bag from Michael Kors. The human rights lawyer attended Press Behind Bars: Undermining Justice and Democracy where she was representing Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who was arrested in December 2017.
8. Emilia Clarke Debuted a Pixie Cut
It seems like Emilia Clarke love to try something new. Clarke debuted her new tattoo on her Instagram where she showed a series of dragons drawn on her wrist. And last week, she just debuted the shortest hair she ever had: a fresh pixie cut. Clarke showed off her new look on Instagram where she uploaded a photo of her just freshly got a haircut by stylist Jenny Cho. She captioned “Me: I think when Gwyneth and Brad had the same haircut. @jennychohair: I got ‘chu”. The caption was confirming that her new hairstyle supposed to look like the pixies when Brad Pitt and Gwyneth Paltrow had when they dated.
9. Chanel Has Acquired a Men’s Swimwear Brand, Orlebar Brown
Chanel is the owner of a men’s swimwear line now. A few days after Michael Kors confirmed that they acquired Versace, Chanel announced the acquisition of a British swimwear brand called Orlebar Brown. The founder, Adam Brown, will remain to be as the creative director of the company. According to W Magazine, the company said swimwear makes up 36 per cent of the business. The brand was famous after Daniel Craig wore a pair of Orlebar Brown’s blue shorts in his movies Skyfall which he played as James Bond. Celebrities and athletes included Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Brady also spotted wearing the brand’s collection.
10. Sarah Jessica Parker in a Dramatic Red Gown at New York City Ballet’s 2018 Fashion Gala
As the vice chairman of the board of directors at the New York City Ballet, Sarah Jessica Parker always pull off any style when she hits the red carpet for the spring and fall galas. As the vice chairman of the board of directors at the New York City Ballet, she attended the gala party with an ‘80s inspired puffed-shoulder red gown by Giles Couture with matching heels. The dress looked extravaganza from the back which had a black mesh panel and a visible black zipper.