All posts tagged "hollywood"
From Sketch To Silver Screen…
Sketches from the Christian Esquevin Collection Christian Esquevin began his interest in classic Hollywood costume design after his great-aunt left him original costume design sketches and star photographs from studios where she had worked; MGM, Fox and notably at RKO as Walter Plunkett’s Head Cutter-Fitter in wardrobe. How cool is that? Having grown up in
City of Lights – City of Angels Col-Coa French Film Festival – 2013
By now we all know I’m a wife, Mother, Friend and daughter with a costly passion for food, fashion and anything that involves a plane ticket. It isn’t where we’ve been that matters but where we’re headed, and this fearless wonder is headed for the Stalker Stars, well, after I go to Paris that is. I’ve
Behind The Scenes – 85th Annual Academy Awards 2013
Whether or not Bette Davis named the Oscar after her husband, band leader Harmon Oscar Nelson or Margaret Herrick, an Academy Executive Secretary first saw the award in 1931 and made reference to the statuette’s reminding her of her “Uncle Oscar” really doesn’t matter. After all these years one thing is for sure…we LOVE the
And the Oscar goes to…Wolfgang Puck!
* From the Archives – 84th Academy Awards Governors Ball It’s a gargantuan night for Tinseltown’s elite. Glamorous stars will be stepping out of their limos on to the Red Carpet to attend the 84th Academy Awards Governors Ball at the Kodak Theatre, Sunday February 26th, 2012. Celebs will be dressed to the nines in designer
Piscine en Champagne…
Recently while out on the prowl in Beverly Hills, I drank the grapes from Vitalie Taittinger’s backyard. Well, not exactly a backyard…a vineyard. Her family champagne seduced me utterly; wonderfully elegant, full of finesse with a complexity and richness on the palate. After years of road-testing, this liquid happiness is geared to provoke just the