Kisses Darling!

Friday, June 26, 2009

Madonna for Louis Vuitton

Recognize the outfit from her appearance at the Metropolitan Museum party?
But photographer Steven Meisel cropped the bunny ears headpiece out.

Thursday, June 25, 2009


Quietfire,(aka Ronald Easter) former model turned international makeup artist who was the creative director of Black & Blue Cosmetics departed this earth, Monday, June 22, 2009 at 6:02 pm. After a courageous three week battle in New York Presbyterian hospital ICU unit, Quiet finally succumbed to a massive infection. He survived by family and scores of friends.

He worked with many celebrities including Whitney Houston, Carol Alt, Kim Alexis and Diahann Carol. His work has graced the pages of American Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Italian Vogue, Essence and Ebony magazines. On the runway and in print advertisements, he has also worked with designers, Chloe and Mila Schon as well as on the movie “Waiting to Exhale” before entering into a partnership with Adrianne Washington.

Memorial services for Quietfire will be held Thursday, July 2, 2009, 7:00 pm, Benta’s Funeral Home Inc., 630 Saint Nicholas Avenue, New York, New York 10030-1099, Telephone: 212-281-8851.

Could it be true...Michael Jackson dead?

May he rest in peace.

Rest in Peace Farrah

Farrah Fawcett died of cancer at 9:28 AM today. Ryan O'Neal and Alana Stewart were at her bedside. She was 62.

She died at St. John's hospital in Santa Monica in the ICU. Also present -- Farrah's longtime friend and hairdresser, Mila Murphy, and Dr. Piero, who has been caring for her.

The blonde Charlies Angel famous for her iconic hairstyle.

Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds

Hitchcock indicates to makeup artist Howard Smit
how large a gash to place over Suzanne Pleshette's right eye.

Is it true Hollywood will be remaking The Birds...with Jodie Foster?

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Thinking Fall Makeup Already

“Nude makeup never goes out of style—it’s polished, sophisticated, and always looks modern.” –Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

I'm always a big fan of nude colors in makeup and believe they look good any time of year.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Alice in Wonderland

Photos of Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, and Helena Bonham Carter from Tim Burton's upcoming remake of the classic Alice In Wonderland.

Now this looks like it could be a fun movie, at least visually, going by the makeup designs. I originally heard Marilyn Manson was involved...wouldn't he make a creepy caterpillar?

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