Sans Retouches in Fashion on February 1, 2014
Dresses for When the Weather’s a Bit Too Chilly
This season can be quite uncomfortable for many people, but it also provides a world of opportunity for the stylish. In the winter, the cooler weather allows for more experimentation with layers and different fabrics that would be too warm to wear in the spring or [...]
Sans Retouches in Beauty on April 23, 2014
All Natural and Holistic Holiday Must Haves from Herbline Essentials. The time to travel is drawing near and getting out of the city is your top priority. You need a well earned break, a catch up with friends and family, or maybe you’re ready to sample somewhere new. When travelling, you need to have essentials with [...]
Sans Retouches in Chic for a Week on April 23, 2014
Chantal Color-Oozing Her Stripes. Today, Lebanese/Swedish fashion designer Chantal Assaad headed out to attend a wild party in a posh Dubai club. For such an energetic night, she chose a simple yet modern dress of her own designs. What’s very interesting about this outfit is the fact that the electric blue’s strength kind of oozed the [...]
Sans Retouches in Chic for a Week on April 22, 2014
Chantal in an Ethnic-Inspired Look. Today, Lebanese/Swedish fashion designer Chantal Assaad headed out to attend an intimate house-reception with family. For such a cozy setting, she chose an ethnic-inspired jalabiya from Khawlawroadha’s latest Ramadan collection. To this Middle-Eastern feel, Chantal spiced up the whole outfit with Indian jewelry that went perfectly with the jalabiya’s colorful [...]
Sans Retouches in Chic for a Week on April 21, 2014
Chantal Enjoying the Beautiful Sun-rays. Today, Lebanese/Swedish fashion designer Chantal Assaad went out for a stroll by the beach in Dubai. Here, she opted for a carefree look with an oversized corky dress paired with a big hat to act as a sun-shield and a pair of casual flip-flops which you would find in any girl’s wardrobe.
Sans Retouches in Fashion on April 21, 2014
Asprey has recently launched its Spring/Summer 2014 Handbag Collection. Representing the fourth collection collaboratively designed with talented accessories designer, Katie Hillier.
The spring color palette is inspired by wild Arabia and features vibrant shades of tanzanite, sea-foam and tangerine alongside the soft sun bleached hues of power blue, pearl and sepia. Each style [...]
Sans Retouches in Chic for a Week on April 20, 2014
Chantal in a Scruffy Chic Look. Starting from today and for a whole week, Lebanese/Swedish fashion designer Chantal Assaad will be sharing with Sans Retouches readers her own style. Here, she opted for a laid-back effortless look with a color blocked outfit with white jeans and top paired with a black clutch that accented the sheer purity [...]
Sans Retouches in News & Events on April 19, 2014
Internationally renowned nightclub Chinawhite has now opened its doors in Dubai at the Grand Hyatt hotel. The epitome of luxury and exclusivity, Chinawhite is a pioneer in its field, with a progressive and modern approach to nightlife.
The highly sought-after club encompasses the oriental styles of Bali, Java and Sumatra while fusing a theatrical flair, [...]
Sans Retouches in News & Events on April 18, 2014
West L.A. Launches Their E‐Commerce Website. WEST L.A. celebrated the launch of their highly anticipated e‐commerce website on Monday, 7th April 2014. The surprise launch was announced to guests at WEST L.A.’s 2nd birthday bash, allowing customers to shop their favorite runway looks online at www.westlaboutique.com.
Similar to the women’s boutique in Sunset Mall, www.westlaboutique.com offers [...]
Sans Retouches in News & Events on April 17, 2014
Ted Baker Store Launch in Cairo. The fashion scene in Cairo has been on the rise recently with so many internationally-acclaimed brands and fashion houses expanding their business in Egypt. A couple of days ago, Ted Baker celebrated the official launch of his first store in Egypt.
The 1300 square foot store located in Cairo Festival [...]
La MODE By Regina in Around The World on April 15, 2014
For the Love of Masques. Recently, masques have become among the most fashionable accessories. Indeed, they have been spotted on several posh events, cocktail parties, fashion shows and soirees around Paris.
A masque is primarily a concealed face, ensuring many variable functions depending on the location chosen and the situation in which you find yourself. They [...]
Sans Retouches in Chic for a Week on April 13, 2014
Thea in an LBD. Today, Thea Mechleb of Fashion Tea Cup is celebrating the end of her “Chic for a Week” style diary with a Cinderella-inspired outfit which she chose to attend a posh gala dinner in Beirut. As Karl Lagerfeld once said, “One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress.” Thea, [...]
Sans Retouches in Chic for a Week on April 12, 2014
Thea Mechleb Dressed Up for Lunch with Her Sissy. Today, Thea Mechleb of Fashion Tea Cup decided to make good use of her weekend and have lunch with her sister in a charming restaurant in a Beirut suburb. To maintain her minimal chicness, she chose a highly-feminine black top which she paired with a hot pink [...]