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Nigel Barker is no stranger to reality television, having worked with Tyra Banks on America’s Next Top Model for 18 seasons. He’s the new host of Naomi Campbell‘s The Face, and was surprisingly not jaded about the whole idea of a modeling reality series when we caught up with
the noted fashion photographer him before the Mara Hoffman‘s gypsy-inspired show.
Flat shoes are our thing, be they sandals, sneakers, or somewhere in between. Though we’ve never been fans of espadrilles, Mara Hoffman has officially changed our mind.
If there’s one person who knows how to make a red carpet look work, it’s celebrity stylist June Ambrose. Ambrose, who has dressed Jay-Z, Naomi Campbell and Kanye West, among others, says she’s hoping this month’s big red carpets (the Oscars and the Grammys, which are happening tonight) won’t be as much of a snooze fest as the last few shows.
As a swimsuit designer, there’s not much wiggle room when you’re trying to transform a sheet of lycra fabric into a something made up of two triangles and a pair of glorified underwear. So what’s a designer to do within the limitations of a “wearable” swimwear?