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Fashion inspiration comes from a wide variety of places. If you’re looking to truly wow the crowds, you can’t just rely on the looks offered to you in department stores. Try these tips to create a unique and inspired fashion statement.

Go Retro with Old Magazines

Fashion history is always a great place to start your fashion search. Many fashion magazines have archives that go back nearly a hundred years; browse through old issues to see what the hottest styles were when your parents were kids.


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Mastering your personal style is harder than it seems. It’s not just about buying the season’s trendiest clothes. You have to consider what types of clothing make you look and feel your best. It is almost always preferable to wear something old and flattering than to wear something stylish that doesn’t show off your figure’s best features. Looking good is always in style. Wearing the latest designs with no regard for your own body is how one gets the dreaded “fashion victim” label.

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Tons of thanks to Runway Passport (New York) for this lovely pre-show coverage of La Mode by GV Miao’s Fashion Project of the Year 2015: 1.618 Couture X Angel Wong Image reine mythique : l'éternelle épanouissante Marie-Antoinette fashion show at Tiffany's Fashion Week Paris Season 4, Paris Fashion Week.

Click to read the full post on the concept of the show and the inspiration behind the collection.

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La Mode by GV Miao's Fashion Project of the Year 2015:
1.618 Couture X Angel Wong Image@Tiffany's Fashion Week Paris, Paris Fashion Week
Save the Date: October 4, 2015
Reine mythique : l'éternelle épanouissante Marie-Antoinette Pre-Fashion Show Photoshoot: Behind the Scenes (Hong Kong)

Our team behind the making of reine mythique : l'éternelle épanouissante Marie-Antoinette at Tiffany’s Fashion Week Paris Season 4, Paris Fashion Week pre-fashion show photoshoot (Hong Kong):  
Project initiator:

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La Mode by GV Miao's Fashion Project of the Year 2015:

1.618 Couture X Angel Wong Image@Tiffany's Fashion Week Paris,
Paris Fashion Week
 Reine mythique : l'éternelle épanouissante Marie-Antoinette (fashion show)
Save the Date: October 4, 2015


"Fascinated by the ever-fascinating queen of France, regardless of many ugly accusations against her of many things that she never did or said, I unreservedly admire her for her innocence, her elusive quality called natural charisma, and her boldness to u

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Normal people eat bananas while Marta Grossi sees this most common type of fruit as an unlimited source of inspiration and creativity which triggers and multiplies her imagination. When the talented banana graffiti girl meets iBlues’ Italian elegance with an urban chic flair, the beautiful outcome was the launch of the show-stopping bright, fun print-filled crossover capsule collection of shirts, dresses and skirts - BANANA à PORTER which was all about playfulness, bold and cheerful colours, and

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It’s really hard to pick only 5 out of the 82 heavenly mind blowing looks (I could have picked them all) from Valentino Fall/Winter 2015 collection showcased at Paris Fashion Week so I’ve picked ten to share my best of the best choices.
Seeking inspiration from Emilie Flöge and Celia Birtwell, 2 brilliant women of their time who were both designers and muses to the great painters, Gustav Klimt and David Hockney respectively, “the collection is about the freedom of being yourself and creating you

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It has been almost half a year but the sparkle of New York Asian Fashion Week Extravaganza - fashion show never ceases to shine. One of our 4 featured designers, Angel Wong of Angel Wong Image representing the category of millinery and her iconic Chinese silver crown “Phoenix Dream” appear on Runway Passport NewYork. Click on to find out what Angel has told the editor about her career and inspiration.


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The whole New York is now buzzing around Asian Fashion Week Extravaganza - fashion show benefitting Save a Child's Heart Foundation, a ridiculously gorgeous Asian fashion night you surely don’t want to miss now up on Newsletters. What are you still waiting for? Go get your tickets here before it’s too late! You’re not gonna tell me you’re not joining the New York fa

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Wedding Inspirations for Every Season

Winter, spring, summer, fall, which season do you think is the most suitable for a romantic wedding? In fact, you will have a wonderful wedding in whatever season as long as you have planned well. Here are some wedding inspirations for every time of the year.

Spring Wedding
Spring is a time of rebirth and renewal – a perfect time for the new adventure that a marriage brings. If you're considering a spring wedding, start off by thinking about your favorite parts of the season. Is it crocuses poking
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Branching out in home interior design

Not everyone has the eye of an interior designer and even fewer people have the discretionary budget to hire one to redo their entire house. And yet, some people who claim not to be creative or rich are able to organize their homes with elegance and style. Of course, their claim that they lack creativity my just be modesty, but they might be telling the truth. You actually don’t have to have training or a knack for picking out stylish things in order to make your home warm, inviting, and pleasan

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Cheongsams or qipaos (旗袍) are believed to have the most alluring body-hugging silhouette that highlights feminine curves in the best way ever. Today’s top international designers/brands such as Vivienne Tam and Shiatzy Chen have seeked inspiration from these traditional Chinese dresses for setting the modern oriental trend to celebrate the inheritance of Chinese clothing aesthetics. To promote “Hong Kong Week 2013@Taipei,” Institute of Textiles & Clothing (the Hong Kong Polytechnic University) a

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My first blog post in 2014 to review my exceptional festive experience (Part 1) with Fashion Fellowship in which a group of christians working in fashion got together in fellowship to glorify God's love and grace, as we approached the beginning of the new year NOW up on La Mode by GV Miao fashion blog:

No indulgent partying; no expensive luxury feast, all we had was a simple down-to-earth picnic themed as “The Sound of Music.” Click

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