Archive for February, 2013

Beyoncé & Salma Hayek Lead New Gucci Female Empowerment Campaign, Chime for Change

Beyoncé & Salma Hayek Lead New Gucci Female Empowerment Campaign, Chime for Change

| 28 February , 2013 | Reply

Beyoncé Knowles, Salma Hayek and Frida Giannini (Gucci’s Creative Director) have launched a new Gucci global campaign for female empowerment, Chime For Change, an initiative that aims to raise funds and awareness in support of projects for girls and women around the world, through sharing “powerful stories” about inspiring females reports Vogue UK. “I have […]

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Alessandra Ambrósio Gets Checked for Vogue Brasil’s March 2013 Cover

Alessandra Ambrósio Gets Checked for Vogue Brasil’s March 2013 Cover

| 28 February , 2013 | Reply

Alessandra Ambrósio is the checkered cover girl for Vogue Basil’s March 2013 issue as photographed by Fabio Bartelt wearing the Louis Vuitton check that we are seeing popping up absolutely everywhere!  Is it a doable fashion for us mere mortals though?   For more you can visit Vogue Brasil’s website. Love Sassi Your Pop Culture […]

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Film Review: Cloud Atlas

Film Review: Cloud Atlas

| 28 February , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski Starring: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant, Hugo Weaving, Jim Broadbent, Jim Sturgess, Doona Bae, Ben Whishaw, James D’Arcy Sassi’s Star Rating: 3/5 A lot of stars, a lot of plots, and a lot of minutes. Following the success of the Cloud Atlas novel by David Mitchell, […]

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Film Review: Side Effects

Film Review: Side Effects

| 28 February , 2013 | 1 Reply

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh Starring: Rooney Mara, Jude Law, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Channing Tatum Sassi’s Star Rating: 4/5 Often the hardest part of reviewing is striking just the right balance between enticing readers with plot details, and giving away all the best bits of the film. With a narrative as juicy as Side Effects it’s a […]

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Film Review: Amour

Film Review: Amour

| 28 February , 2013 | Reply

Written and Directed by: Michael Haneke Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert Sassi’s Star Rating: 4/5 Michael Haneke’s Palme d’Or winning Amour is an important film that offers much more than a portrait of what it means to age in our modern world. As its title suggests it is about the intensity of the […]

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First Look: Simon Baker for Givenchy’s Gentlemen Only Fragrance Campaign

First Look: Simon Baker for Givenchy’s Gentlemen Only Fragrance Campaign

| 27 February , 2013 | 1 Reply

Back in October we learnt that Simon Baker would be the face of a new Men’s Fragrance by Givenchy, well here’s our first look at Simon for Givenchy’s Gentlemen Only fragrance campaign as photographed by Patrick Demarchelier.  Simon is the “modern day” gentlemen and is seen in the campaign smiling in the pouring rain using […]

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Olivia Palermo an International Ambassador for the Maasai Project

Olivia Palermo an International Ambassador for the Maasai Project

| 25 February , 2013 | Reply

Olivia Palermo is this year’s ambassador of the Maasai Project and she recently travelled to Kenya to experience the project first hand where she was able to tour the African Savannah and understand what it’s like to be a Maasai woman. Olivia spoke to Maasai women and learnt about their lives in Africa, she was […]

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How We Enjoyed KRAFT’s New No Added Sugar & Salt Peanut Butter Part 1

How We Enjoyed KRAFT’s New No Added Sugar & Salt Peanut Butter Part 1

| 25 February , 2013 | 1 Reply

Sponsored Post So now you’re on the peanut butter wagon – you love all the benefits, you love the taste, the only problem is – how are you going to eat it? After a few days, peanut butter on toast and peanut butter sandwiches begin to lose their jazz. You’ve put it on celery, you’ve […]

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Fall in Love With Lancôme’s New In Love Spring 2013 Collection

Fall in Love With Lancôme’s New In Love Spring 2013 Collection

| 25 February , 2013 | 1 Reply

Lancôme have just released their new Spring 2013 collection, In Love, celebrating the blossoming of new love in the springtime. The line is created by beloved actress and first-time collaborator Emma Watson and contains a whole host of sunny, sexy products to give you a flirty flush. Emma also helped in the design process and […]

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Jennifer Lawrence for Miss Dior Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign

Jennifer Lawrence for Miss Dior Spring/Summer 2013 Campaign

| 25 February , 2013 | Reply

Jennifer Lawrence is the new face of the Miss Dior 2013 campaign, stepping into the shoes of Mila Kunis and here’s our first look at her campaign as photographed by Willy Vanderperre and styling by Olivier Rizzo.  The Silver Linings Playbook actress is well known for her role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, […]

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Book Review: Cold Grave, Kathryn Fox

Book Review: Cold Grave, Kathryn Fox

| 25 February , 2013 | Reply

Dr Anya Chrichton is on a cruise with her six year old son and ex-husband, attempting to bridge the gap between America and Australia. Soon after they arrive there is a suspicious death of a teenage girl, with a strong possibility of drugs and sexual assault. Instinct takes over for her and her ex-husband, he […]

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