Shop the Look: Kendall Jenner’s Parisian Street Style

The couture shows are in full effect in Paris this week, and one of the season’s most talked-about new faces is already taking the street style scene by storm.  Just hours ahead of her Chanel couture debut, Kendall Jenner was spotted strolling the French boulevards in a model off-duty look that married casual, all-American pieces with a classic Parisian flare.  The reality star-turned-model looked effortlessly stylish pairing a sharp blue python-print jacket with skinny biker-style jeans, a pair of contrasting light blue suede loafers, a mini structured tote shoulder bag and Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses.  The balance between various shades of blue and black resulted in a a striking off-duty look that could just as easily be worn to the office as to a Saturday girls brunch date.

Shop Kendall’s elegant Parisian look in the slideshow below:
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The Chanel Couture Show Was Full of Surprises!

It’s that time of the year!  Chanel’s Fall 2014 haute couture collection has hit the runway in Paris, and this season, there were more than a few surprises in tow.

First up: we need to talk about Kendall Jenner.  Yes, the former reality star has made her couture debut, walking the runway alongside such other talented beauties as Ming Xi, Anna Cleveland, Nadja Bender, Lindsey Wixson and Malaika Firth.  Taking to the stage in a red and black tweed ensemble framed by delicate feathers and a punky spiked hairdo, the 18-year-old looked far from her usual ultra-glamourous self, and yet, still every bit the superstar.
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Modelinia AM Reads: Is This the Most Glamourous Model Vacation Ever?

Remember those look-a-like Karl Lagerfeld bag charms that Cara Delevingne debuted at Fendi’s Fall 2014 show in February?  Well, turns out they’re set to become the season’s hottest accessory, inciting a 600+ waiting list despite their £935 price tag! ~ Telegraph

Alexander Wang’s H&M collaboration won’t debut until November 6, but on Monday, the retailer took to Instagram to reveal the first look at what’s to come.  If this black and white teaser is any indication, we’re in for a sporty affair, indeed! ~ Racked

Are wedding bells in the air for Lady Gaga?  The pop star, who has been dating actor Taylor Kinney for three years, was spotted shopping for fancy white gowns with her mother over the weekend, calling it the “greatest shopping experience of all time.” ~ Daily Mail

Kristen Stewart stole the spotlight at Chanel’s couture show in Paris today after stepping out in a short, choppy, rave haircut— a change she made just one hour before the show! ~ Styleite

Hearst’s biggest magazine, Cosmopolitan, is getting a digital facelift!  The revamp, which goes live today by 7 a.m., will see a sleeker aesthetic, breaking news updates, an infinate scroll of stories, among many other new features. ~ Cosmopolitan

Finally! The models’ favorite kitschy accessories line, Edie Parker, has launched into e-commerce, meaning we can now shop its incredibly trendy minaudières from the comfort of our own home. ~ WWD

It’s official: Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell just had the most glamourous getaway of the summer!  Check out their Ibiza beach style and poolside snaps here: ~ Modelinia

This Weekend Was Full of Cute Couple Moments!

There’s nothing like a nice long holiday weekend to bring out the models and their significant others.  From the Wimbledon courts to the sandy beaches of Malibu, there was no shortage of cute couple moments taking place this weekend— the photos of which we’ve rounded up today for your viewing pleasure.

First up: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, who still looked every bit the newlyweds in Mykonos on Sunday.  The loved up couple, who got married in September after six years together, were spotted sharing a very public display of affection at a local airport as they awaited their return flight home.  The two looked happy to have had some time away from their busy schedules as Chrissy could be seen smiling and laughing alongside her handsome hubby.
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Model Hair-spiration: 5 Ways to Style Your Hair on a Humid Day

As much as we love summer for its bikini-friendly weather, the days of sweltering heat and humidity are almost guaranteed to wreck havoc on our hairstyle.  Surely, it never fails: the temperatures rise, the frizzies come out, and before we know it, we’re cursing our long tresses and plotting an impromptu visit to the salon.  On these days, it helps to have an arsenal of go-to sweat-proof hairstyles that not only get your hair out of your face, but also leave you feeling confident in your look.   Below, we’ve rounded up five of the models’ signature summer styles that will have you looking your best— even on the hottest of days.  From red carpet-worthy braids to sleek and sexy ponies, get your hair-spiration from Miranda Kerr, Cara Delevingne and more in the slideshow below:
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Alessandra Ambrosio, Emily Ratajkowski and More Flaunt Their Fourth of July Spirit on Social Media

It was a model-approved Independence Day on Friday, as the supers took to Twitter and Instagram to share red, white and blue snaps from their festive BBQs, weekend getaways and more.  Miranda Kerr celebrated with a steamy summertime selfie, Alessandra Ambrosio showed off her patriotic spirit in a flag tee, while Jessica Stam soaked up the sun with Taylor Swift, Emma Stone and Lena Dunham.  Scroll through the photos below to see which of your favorite models were getting into the Fourth of July spirit this weekend!
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Modelinia AM Reads: The Model-Approved Beauty Trend You Need to Try This Summer

Jennifer Lopez kicked off haute couture week in style on Sunday night, posing for several minutes with her “best friend,” designer Donatella Versace, for an extended photo session before hitting the Atelier Versace show.  Naturally, the singer looked stunning in her ‘fresh off the runway’ ensemble. ~ Pret-a-Reporter

Solange Knowles unveiled her new Lucky magazine cover on Instagram this morning, in which she finally opens up about that elevator incident (well, sort of). ~ The Fashion Spot

Is Instagram the new way to start a modeling career?  Grazia Daily catches up with industry insiders to get their take on the growing social media trend. ~ Grazia

Just one week after outfitting Olivia Palermo for her New York nuptials, Carolina Herrera has been given the honor of dressing yet another celebrity bride: Jessica Simpson.  The former pop star is said to have walked down the aisle in a custom creation that fit the couple’s “rustic-chic dress code.” ~ People

Lancôme has signed yet another fashionable face! Today the brand announced that model and singer Caroline de Maigret will become its latest muse, and will collaborate with the company on a collection in the near future. ~ Telegraph

Wimbledon has come to an end after a two-week run and what a lot of star (as well as tennis) watching there was!  In case you missed it, here’s a look at this year’s top celebrity moments, including Kate Middleton and Prince William, David and Victoria Beckham, and many more! ~ E! Online

The Fourth of July may be over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still rock this season’s #1 model-approved trend: blue eye makeup!  Here are three easy ways to give blue eyes a go this summer: ~ Modelinia

A Model-Approved Playlist for Your Fourth of July Weekend!

 

Don’t get us wrong, we love “Born in the USA” as much as any other red-blooded American girl, but with a full weekend of pool parties, barbecues and late-night firework displays ahead, we’re going to need a lot more than Springsteen to help keep our July 4th fetes going strong. Thankfully, we have the models here to help!  We’ve recently noticed that everyone from Lily Aldridge to Erin Heatherton and Heidi Klum have been posting snaps of their favorite pop, rock and dance tracks to Instagram— the results of which we’ve compiled here today in the form of one killer (and yes, model-approved) summer playlist.  Find out what these music-savvy catwalkers are listening to this summer in our exclusive Spotify playlist below:
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