Lucy Liu is unique. Born in Queens, New York, from Taiwanese parents, the American actress is never the less very Chinese. She graduated in oriental languages and culture, speaks Mandarin fluently and even now her image seems inseparable from a certain cerebrality. After studying dance, singing and theatre, the exotic Lucy leaves for Los Angeles […]
Hedy Lamarr, glamour & trouble. Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler was born at the beginning of the First World War in a privileged family in what was still the Austro-Hungarian empire. At the tender age of 16, she was discovered by producer Max Reinhardt and started working in the world of silent movies. In 1933 […]
Born in 1915 in Boston, Barbara “Babe” Paley belonged from childhood in a privileged world. When she appeared in society as debutante in1934 during the Great Depression, her exceptional beauty already made great impression. In 1938, she began working as a fashion editor for Vogue, the magazine gave her an aura of glamour and […]
Here are a few images form a recent shoot. The photographer was Jutta Klee and our lovely model was Juliana Formicola. The stylist was Roni Lang. AM x
A while back I had the pleasure to work for the wonderful Rae Feather website featuring beautiful luxurious cashmere, shirts and classic pieces from their collection. Here are a small selection of photos. Our model was beautiful Claudia Raba from Models One and the photographer was Mike Prior.
Dreary January is finally behind us and with the beginning of February we are slowly getting closer to the long awaited Spring’s sunnier days. Winter is tough on the skin and by now most of us are looking a little pale and tired. I have found a very easy solution to remedy dull, wintery complexions […]
Born in Egypt to an Italian father and opera violonist under the name of Yolanda Gigliotti, the future Dalida participates in beauty contests in her homeland and follows a traditional way at the time to fame and glory. After winning the title of […]
Agnes Moorehead: style & spellbounding Agnes Moorehead was born just at the beginning of the previous century. She studied and gained a degree in literature which was quite an unusual asset in show business at the time. She first began a prolific radio career before joining the legendary Orson Welles’s group Mercury Theater. She acted for the boy […]