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Marchesa Fall 2014: Firepower

The Marchesa Fall 2014 collection featured evening wear

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Inspiration:  “Visions of billowing bonfires sweeping through the Scottish Highlands,” was the inspiration for Marchesa designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig’s runway according to notes.

The vibe:  The show was, as usual, held at the Celeste Bartos Forum at the New York Public Library.  Even before the designers get their hands on it, it’s a gorgeous space, with domed ceilings...

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Nigel Barker: 'America's Next Top Model' firing didn't upset him

Photographer Nigel Barker attends the Noon By Noor

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Nigel Barker, host of Oxygen Network’s much buzzed-about new show “The Face,” loves his new gig -- maybe even more than his last as a judge on "America’s Next Top Model.”

And, apparently, he didn’t have time to be miffed at Tyra Banks for canning him.

“I wasn’t angry. To be honest, I had one week between being let go from the show and signing on with ‘The Face.’ I didn’t have a...

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Marchesa: Journey to India

At the Marchesa Spring 2013 show, the collection

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Marchesa journeyed to India in the most literal sense on a loooong runway set in Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Station. Program notes explained that designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig drew inspiration from the spirit of India in the 1960s as captured by The Beatles’ experience with the Maharishi.

The collection of brightly colored paisleys — chartreuse, garnet, fuchsia and teal...

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