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  • Tinko’s Take: Anouk’s Style Diary Rio to Paris

    Anouk with skirt worn as a mini

    Inspiration Girl | Globe-trekking style muse…Anouk is 22, from Rio de Janeiro, lives in Paris now.She studies fashion and works as a photography assistant.Anouk with skirt worn as a miniHer style is very eclectic, sometimes mixing her grandmother’s mink fur with latex punk boots, or Minnie Mouse ears with rock band T-shirts.She’ll wear a skirt pulled up to arm level, held with a leather belt.Anouk with Minnie Mouse ears.Her bracelets can be a mix of a pearl necklace with some…

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  • Ooh la la, Barbie In Paris…

    Barbie dolls dress shoes in the windows of Colette Paris

    Barbie mania is even hitting the super trendsetting Colette boutique in Paris…Barbie dolls dress shoes in the windows of Colette ParisAnd you thought celebrating Barbie’s 50th birthday was reserved for Americans?!Well, Barbie is going French chic as a fellow expat American in Paris as she decorates the windows of the always trendsetting Colette boutique in Paris where she celebrates her birthday, March 9th-28th.Always ahead of the curve, never skipping a beat, Colette is the must-have stop for discovering what’s on…

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  • Retail Remedy: Louis Vuitton + Stephen Sprouse = Paris Love, 80’s style

    LV hearts Sprouse

    The 80’s on rewind…The late Stephen Sprouse, one of the hottest New York designers from the 1980s, is B-A-C-K!His signature dayglo colors of hot pink, fluorescent green, and juicy orange are brightening the windows of the Louis Vuitton shop on the Champs Elysees in Paris. [More…]The Sprouse windows brim with his graffiti style scrawl T-shirts, swimsuits, jeans, shoes and bags that have Louis Vuitton spelled out on them along with a pink rose motif. Check out the photo gallery below.

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  • Tinko’s Takes: Luxurious Food Presentations

    The Elegant Platter

    Almost too gorgeous to eat…When it comes to home entertaining, the food presentation should be as beautiful to look at as delicious to savor. On a shoot for Nathalie Findlay Lifestyling, a lifestyle consultant service based in Paris, Tinko shares his photographs of a sumptuous gourmet display that will surely brighten any table and add elegance to every special occasion.

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  • Retail Remedy: Hermes Paris Christmas Windows

    Hermes Paris- Holiday 2008

    Nothing says oh la la luxury more than Hermes Paris…Richard Nahem, the Paris Insider has brought s the gorgeous Paris Christmas windows at Galeries Lafayette and Printemps and now the very short list of luxury and absolute elegance with the Paris Christmas windows from Hermes, Paris.

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  • My Love for Boys is very, very good…


    “In a Blonde Haze/My Love for Boys…The artist Vincent Gagliostro, our art director, my friend, and the one you want to blame for hiring me on my first stylist shoot a century ago has collaborated with artist Susan Shup on a brilliant video art film called, called a

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  • Tinko’s Take: Backstage at Vivienne Westwood, Paris


    “Fancy Week, backstage…Before bopping off to Abu Dhabi with camera in tow, Tinko shares some backstage Paris Fashion Week, or “Fancy Week” as he calls it, photographic moments for some pretty inspiration… more Tinko backstage photos to be sprinkled in the days to come.Model Fitting Backstage at Vivienne Westwood. Love the off-handed combination of the silk chameuse dress with the models undone hair and super-strapped platform sandals.”

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