Top Five Fashion Moments in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Movie

We know that The Hunger Games: Catching Fire movie is one of the most phenomenal movies in the decade. It has garnered millions of fans from around the globe. Aside from that, the costume designer of the film has created gorgeous outfits that inspired many style lovers. Here are top five fashion moments in the movie.

1. The mockingjay outfit created by Cinna

I’ve written before about Katniss’s amazing transformation as a mockingjay. At first, she donned a massive wedding gown, the one that she’s supposed to wear on her wedding day. It was charred into bits by fake flames and she was shown wearing a mockingjay attire with feathers and wings. It was a fantastic creation and as perfect as a symbol of the upcoming revolution.

2. At the Capitol party

Many fans of the movie noticed the lead character’s gorgeous hairstyle for the Capitol party. Katniss perfectly showed off an edgy look coupled with fabulous makeup in the said scene. The black dress, floor-length frock, highlighted her pretty face. She completed it with sparkling accessories and defiant smile.

3. Katniss’s interview with Caesar Flickerman

Before Katniss showcased her mockingjay attire, she was interviewed by Caesar Flickerman. As usual, she was asked about personal questions. Later on, the people noticed her huge wedding gown. It was a beautiful creation. The full skirt and the intricate details are remarkably stylish.

4. At the tribute parade

During the tribute parade for the 75th Hunger Games or the Quarter Quell, all eyes are at the two victors from District 12. Unlike the 74th Hunger Games, they showcased more beautiful ensembles.

5. District 11 appearance

The outfit for Katniss in their District 11 victory tour was fabulous. It was a stylish jumpsuit paired with chic footwear. It was perfect for the emotional scene at District 11 victory tour.

The whole movie was a fashion realization for all of us. The outfit design for the people in District 12 is appropriate for the scenes before the Quarter Quell. President Snow donned perfect attire as a cruel leader. The victors who played at the Quarter Quell wore suitable ensembles. Johanna Mason looked fabulous on her 75th Hunger Games suit. Obviously, we noticed the stylish creations of Cinna.

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Channelling The Great Gatsby – Dress Like Our Favourite Vintage Style Fashion

It is easy to see how this book captured the imagination of movie makers and threatre directors alike, all were inspired to make The Great Gatsby a reality on the movie screen.

The era itself had so many ideas and conflicting contrasts to chose from, mainly the extreme contrast between rich and poor in the 20s.

With Leo Dicaprio taking the starring role in the forthcoming new movie, we can imagine the extravagant sets, showing us the most lavish lifestyle of the 20s. It is hard to imagine how one can top the original adaptation of the book, made in the 70s.

It tells the story of a poor boy who made it rich by bootlegging, coming back to high society and trying to win back his young love, Daisy, the waif like creature played by Mia Farrow. It is a story of love lost that everyone likes to enjoy.. The glitz and glamour of the roaring twenties was illustrated perfectly in the 70s version. The movie itself was a homage to fashion designs, all of the era’s style was displayed by the arrays of 20s flapper gowns. From Daisy’s dresses to those of the extra’s, all were carefully designed with a multitude of spring and summer blossom colours. Either watercolour prints or carefully laced, they were all there to leave a lasting impression to the viewer. Colours were the main characters of the movie. Amber, burnt orange, green tea, tangerine, peach, blushing pinks, aquamarine blue. Seas of colours in soft hues, harmoniously going from one character’s dress to another.

The elegant Jay Gatsby was ironically being looked down on by Daisy’s husband, the upper crust, yet tasteless socialite. Jay had climbed to the crème de la crème, with elegance and style, his parties had become synonymous with glamour, where the rich and famous clamoured to be seen. At his parties, there was always an unlimited amount of the finest beaded flapper dresses.

In reality, we can imitate the 20s flapper style with ease. For a casual day wear look, find yourself a dress with a straight cut, preferably made of thin material like silk, rayon, or jersey. The most important factor is the colour, choose soft, floral hues for an memorable outfit. For an elegant evening look, a full-on totally beaded dress may be a bit dated, but you could opt for something with either a beaded neckline and simply flowing skirt, or a simpler version of a beaded flapper dress. The most important thing is the silhouette, keep it short and boxy, to be in line with the 20s look. Team it with some tattoo stockings, this season’s hottest fashion, then you will add that extra modern flair to that vintage inspired outfit.

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Hema, Eesha and Neetu Resplendent at the Derewala Fashion Show

The mother-daughter duo of Hema Malini and Eesha Deol grabbed all the eyeballs, amidst an elaborate lineup of models at the launch of Italian Designer Jewellery collection by the Derewala Jewellers at J.W. Marriot on August 21st. Tinsel-town celebs Neetu Chandra and Hard Kaur also graced the event and added to the glam quotient.

The south Indian beauties were the centre of attraction in their picture perfect sarees. ‘Dreamgirl’ Hema Malini, 61, looked elegantly beautiful in a white satin sari with embellished borders and a matching short sleeved blouse. The lady carried a pink satin clutch with some light jewellery. She topped off the look with a yellow rose in her shoulder length dark brown hair. Appropriate make up highlighted her stunning facial features.

‘Darling’ daughter Eesha Deol looked drop dead gorgeous in a blue laced sari with spangled borders and matching short sleeve blouse. Esha Deol matched steps with her beautiful mom, Hema Malini, who was the cynosure of all eyes at the Derewala fashion show. The ‘Dhoom’ actress who also walked down the ramp at the show, accessorized with a stunning gold necklace, drop earrings, multiple bracelets along with a cocktail ring in her right index finger and a pearl ring in her left little finger. With the right make-up and hair do in place she looked as stunning as her mother.

The hot and spicy ‘Garam Masala’ fame babe Neetu Chandra also was present at the event. Neetu dazzled as he wore an elaborate full length sleeveless pink gown. Her hair neatly pulled back, the dusky beauty looked like your girl next door. Neetu Chandra said that she liked the Indo-Western jewellery which was basically very light and could be used for daily wear. Big Boss contestant and model Aryan Vaid and hindi hip-hop singer Hard Kaur were also present at the event.

The fashion show saw a team of Italians models with our very own Indian models such as Romeo Gates, Chez Shetty and Surbhi Prabhu, dressed in Kawaljeet Singh attires take to the ramp. The collection is an ingenious blend of Indian and Italian creations.

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2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards and Latest Fashion Highlights From Red Carpet

As a Spring knocking on the door and Love is in the Air, the New Fashion Highlights, Trends and Styles are beginning appearing in Fashion Magazines and Shows.

Celebrities, Hollywood Hottest Movie Stars, Red Carpet Events keep our eyes glued to “What Is In” for the year of 2009.

The 66th Annual Golden Globes this year was absolutely Chic, Elegant and one of the most Classy ones. Women of any age were after simplicity, elegance and class. Take a look at best supporting actress winner for “The Reader” Kate Winslet, in Yves Saint Laurent and Chopard, Penelope Cruz in Giorgio Armani Prive and Chopard, Anne Hathaway in Giorgio Armani Prive and Van Cleef & Arpels. The list would never end…

As Screen Actors Guild Awards just took a place more new Fashion Highlights were spotted on the Red Carpet. This year, some of the style predictions are for lots of color in the dresses. There were enough trains, bare- or one-shouldered looks. The styles themselves will be simple, but played up by dazzling diamonds and statement jewels. Lets go over a few of our favorite and dazzling Movie Stars:

1. Bright Bold Colors are taking the place this year. Here are just a small list of the most beautiful, stunning and elegant Women:

Kate Winslet in Narciso Rodriguez wearing a bright beautiful cobalt blue gown out of stretch fabric – simple yet elegant paired with Chopard Jewels.

Christina Applegate was wearing stunning emerald green chiffon gown by Ungaro and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry. Paula Abdul, wearing red gown.
Anne Hathaway looked amazing in the white
Penelope Cruz was wearing an elegant effortless black Vintage gown with halter neckline by Azzedine Alaia
Adams in Giambattista Valli, beautifully designed eggplant color gown
Angelina Jolie looked chic wearing draped gown with open back by Max Azria and jewelry by Tiffany
Diana Lane in Red jersey halter gown by David Meister
TIP from Fashion Designer: Silver Mercury, Pale Gold would be one of the most popular colors in 2009.

2. Shape and Style line:
The Fashion Highlights from Fashion Runway are ranging from intricate draping to bold curves. Brilliant sparkling embroidery, draped bustier gown with superimposed bands of tulle, plunging neckline and cascading ruffles were noticed among new trends and styles.

Asian motifs and graphic constructions, along with a variety of metallic materials were noticed in Eliw Saab’s Spring 2009 Collection.

Natasha Leratti’s Spring – Summer Collection full of body-conscious looks and textile experimentation. Pieces of bright leather in spring knit clothes collection.

3. From Modern Art and Architectural Angels To Delicate Shoes.

The shoes will be the showstoppers, combining elite materials with towering heels – we will see feathers, ruffles, fringes, and sparkling embellishments.
-Heels: High dramatically embellished
– pair them up with simple classic silhouettes and go minimalist
– remember, when it comes to statement heels, accessorizing less is more

Bright: yellow, purple, black
The Python and Snake look

Fashion designers everywhere use the influence of celebrities and their style to create sometimes one-of-a kind pieces. A Miami based designer label Natasha Leratti, is known for their unique and elegant sense for evening wear. Regardless if you are a movie star or a women who wants to be In Style and luxe, your best choice – is to visit Leratti’s Design Studio. Anything from a cocktail dress to an evening gown can be done exclusively for your and reflect your personality. With our professional experience and fashion know-how, we will take you from the simple to the extraordinary, from formal to casually chic weekend – to ensure that your look is as perfect as one of the movie stars.

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