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My New Favourite Design House: HALSTON HERITAGE.


Legendary American label Halston launched its hip diffusion line in 2009, and has since garnered a cult following amongst style-setters like Sarah Jessica Parker and Chloë Sevigny. The epitome of Studio 54 glamour, Halston Heritage evokes the brand’s timeless appeal reinventing archive pieces into effortlessly elegant silhouettes. Do like the original high-living Halstonettes, Bianca Jagger and Anjelica Huston and get retro-chic in asymmetric jersey dresses paired with oversized totes and clutches in silver, orange and cerulean.

(Via Net-a-porter.com).

HALSTON HERITAGE Tiered pleated silk-chiffon dress, £416, Net-a-porter.com

BY FAR my favourite Halston Heritage dress, I love Carrie wearing this one in SATC 2.

HALSTON HERITAGE Stretch-jersey V-neck dress, £216, Net-a-porter.com

Carrie wears this, now infamous, white Halston Heritage jersey dress in the opening scenes of SATC2...

...and it's even been on the promotional SATC 2 movie posters!

HALSTON HERITAGE One shoulder dress, £216 Net-a-porter.com

Carrie wearing the Halston Heritage One Shoulder dress during Sex And The City 2; I adore her metallic urban turban too!

Carrie wearing the Halston Heritage One Shoulder dress during Sex And The City 2; I adore her metallic urban turban too!

HALSTON HERITAGE Plissé double-layer silk maxi dress, £672

Carrie wearing the Plissé double-layer silk maxi dress, by Halston Heritage on the set of SATC2.

(Photo Copyright of ClaireBriston.com) Suranne Jones wore Halston Heritage to the BAFTA TV Awards 2010.

I actually LOVE this dress so much I could totally wear it on my Wedding Day! (HALSTON HERITAGE, Plissé two-tier silk maxi dress, £672, Net-a-porter.com)

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BAFTA TV Awards: The Red Carpet.


I went to the 2010 BAFTA TV Awards on Sunday as a reporter for AllSaints. I headed down to the red carpet ready for all the stars of the small screen to arrive. Here’s what happened….

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I could not have done anything without this trusty pass!

Some funny looking blue telephone box?

AllSaints on the red carpet! (L) Helle Maxi Dress, (R) Layla Dress.

Tolula Adeyemi wearing an AW10 preview (the Tavi) Dress, Celestine Heels and Benito Trench; all by AllSaints.

Zoe Hardman doing a quick link...

Lenora wore an amazing Alexander McQueen dress.

Ashley Jensen wore Moschino.

BAFTA TV Awards Host, Graham Norton, wore a sparkley D&G suit.

We couldn't believe it when Jane Lynch (Sue Sylvester!) turned up! She looked lovely in Armani...

....but then an even bigger surprise came when Tim Burton rocked up!

Ah the lovely Brian Cox looked very dashing in a Paul Smith suit.

We got a bit of a shock when this lady turned up! Fashion faux-pas?

Ah here come the girls! (L-R) AW10 preview dress, Veridian Tux, Shivali Corset Dress and Embellished Cavalry Dress; all by AllSaints.

Olivia Lee wore Treasure Earrings, Shivali Corset Dress, Celestine Heels and Tia Bracelet; all by AllSaints.

Sophie Ellis-Bexter wore Vintage.

We loved her Vintage pearly clutch!

Gavin and Staceys, Joanna Page, wore Armani.

Helena Bonham-Carter wasn't stopping for anyone in her Agent Provocateur attire.

Mellina Messenger dashed through the red carpet wearing a golden Vintage gown.

Another lady in a rush! Wearing the Vellamo Dress by AllSaints.

Suranne Jones wore Halston Heritage, as favoured by Carrie Bradshaw in SATC2.

This Morning's Sharron Marshall opted for Vivienne Westwood and Louboutin patent heels. Yay or Nay on this one?

Amanda Holden arrived rather late wearing a Quintana couture dress and a lovely new 'doo.

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Not Just Any Doorstep…


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So, at the beginning of March I had an email from the lovely Charlotte Ward. Charlotte is a writer and was working on a Sex And The City article for Cosmopolitan magazine. She said she had found the photograph of me sat on the infamous stoop of Carrie Bradshaw’s humble abode and would like to write a small article about how I came about Carrie’s stoop – what happened before her stoop and what has happened since.

I was more than happy to oblige of course; so we had a telephone interview and that was that… Until the JUNE 2010 issue of Cosmopolitan magazine hit shelves this week of course;o

You can read the ‘Not Just Any Doorstep…’ article, by Charlotte Ward from page 121 onwards (I’m on page 122).

ENJOY!

(PS – Hands up who can’t wait for SATC 2?!)

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BUY THIS APPLE POWERBOOK G4 12″ LAPPIE AND HELP US MOVE!!



Obviously selling this lovely little lappie to finance our move to Londres (goodness me how time flies!). We’re actually upping roots in 3 weeks! EEEK. and STILL we need the dollar to move… so please bid generously!

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Other Features:

Speakers, Mic, Bluetooth, Firewire, x2 USB2, Modem, Network Card, DVI


Selling due to upgrade.

The laptop has a few minor scratches on the exterior metal due to unavoidable wear. The only other small problem is that the processor fan is quite loud, although I have replaced it with a new fan, which reduced the noise somewhat, this does not effect the performance of the computer at all.

Any questions? send me an email!

Thank you!

Ms. Judy Pink.

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We need money for moving to London! So look at this!




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James literally bought this XBOX 360 Arcade console for the latest and greatest Grand Theft Auto release. He also bought Grand Theft Auto seperately. He’s selling both together as a neat package on eBay. He has completed GTA and subsequently has no need for this XBOX now (we’re not console players, apart from the Wii, but that doesn’t count!) So yeah, its ACTUALLY brand new!!

So please please PLEASE help us in our funding for our big bad move to the big bad smoke!

Clearly this package is well sought after, still! So get you bidding guns at the ready! [Please pass on the details of this auction to your family/friends/related parties! Thanks!]

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Thank You.


Thank you for my 10,000+ views. I enjoy the fact that people message me and ask me questions; and that indeed, my blogs are being read:) BUT please do comment on my blogs themselves too! I’d love to hear your thoughts; and perhaps create some sort of forum for discussion if the blog has interested you aswell:)

Thanks again,

Ms. Judy Pink.

PS – don’t forget to look at my website, www.clairebriston.com and my FLICKR pages, Judy Pink on Flickr.

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The Shoe Project.


I will endeavor through “The Shoe Project” posts reveal my love for the beauty and magic of SHOES!

Now I really never used to be a ‘shoe person’, not in the slightest and despite working on the Shoe Dept in Topshop for a living! But hey-ho, I’m now a full blown obsessive! I fear that my Sex and The City girls are half to blame for that! Damn you Carrie Bradshaw!

So with that in mind, I will be displaying the beautiful shoes I currently own and love, and the shoes I’m destined to totter around in, the shoes that are the fashion statement to an outfit, and the shoes ofcourse that will be on my infamous ‘to buy’ list; but I doubt I’ll ever be able to afford!

Up until, say a year ago, I wore my heels occassionally, mostly for a meal or a good nights worth of dancing.

Infact, once over I didn’t own a pair of heels, now thats all I own! And thank the lord for the invention! I’m a petite 5 foot something or other (ahem), and hey I need all the height I can get – my justification behind the recent purchase of my perfect Purple RIVA2’s 🙂

So onwards, and dare I say it… upwards!

Ms. Judy Pink.

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Fashion Trends: Who Decides? [MINI-DOCUMENTARY]. 2006.


This is a Fashion Documentary I constructed in the 2nd year of my degree for the module, “Representing Visual Culture”.

I produced the majority of the the camerawork; I also set up interviews, wrote the interview questions, fully edited and adjusted the video on my personal software. I was graded a FIRST.

Ms. Judy Pink.

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The Sunday Sun – 24.12.2006


Party affairs

Dec 24 2006

 

By Claire Briston, The Sunday Sun

Scary as it is, we’re almost at the end of the year! Like most, you’re probably gearing up for all the New Year parties. Whether it’s with work, friends or family, you want to stand out from the crowd in something stylish and special.

Rachel wears skinny jeans £45. Red Celia Birtwell flower tunic £45. Necklace £5. Black ankle strap heels £50. Bauble ring £5, Ibrahim wears skinny jeans £30. Shirt £20.Red braces £10. Red patent shoes £50; Right: Ibrahim wears tweed trousers £35. Retro patterned shirt with tie £35. Brown waistcoat £30. Cap £10. Two-tone shoes £35. Rachel wears high-waisted black shorts £28. Green, sheer, print shirt £28. Purple tights £4. Purple shoes £50.

 

 So we headed to Topshop and Topman this week to bring you the very best of party outfits for both men and women.

Happie Loves It! is the newest concession to grace Topshop’s floor recently. Their range of dresses is really upbeat and very wearable for all sizes.

Look a million dollars in the satin bandeau dress which is very reminiscent of the trademark Gucci chain pattern and don’t forget to add some glam with a splash of festive gold.

We absolutely loved the oversized apple pendant that will certainly have others eating out of your hands! Wear the shimmering pink puffball dress with some heels for the babydoll look or sport the caped jacket for a more sophisticated, theatrical feel.

Men, if you want to dress down for a family gathering, go with the oversized knit cardigan, some tweed boot cut trousers and team with trainer style winkle pickers. Smarten up your act during the party season with the autumn/winter menswear essential, the waistcoat.

Ibrahim wears wool-mix trousers £35. Chunky cardi £45. T-shirt £6. Two-tone shoes £35. Ring £4. Rosary beads £12. Rachel wears bandeau dress £59. Red tights £6. Gold clasp bangle £8. Metallic bag £20. Apple necklace £10. Navy patent shoes £50.

Whether you wear it with smart black trousers or casually with grey wool, you’re sure to look rather dapper indeed. Finish the look with one of the retro watches from Topman’s very own range and they won’t break the bank after all that Christmas spending.

Make the ultimate fashion statement with the red patent leather winkle pickers, and equally amazing skinny jeans, white shirt and braces combo.

For the women who love their designers, grab one of the remaining limited edition Celia Birtwell tunics from the Autumn/winter Topshop collaboration. Match your man with skinny jeans for a classy look, or try it out with some leggings.

Rachel wears pink puff-ball dress with contrast sash £63. Cropped, crepe jacket £55. Spotty tights £8. Pink shimmer shoes £50. White flower ring £8. Bird brooch £6. Ibrahim wears black trousers £20. Stripe shirt £30. Spotty tie £10. Waistcoat £30. Grey trilby £20.

If you have the energy left over after all the indulgence on Christmas Day, Topshop and Topman are amongst the very few stores opening their doors on Boxing Day.

Their main entrance will be via Blackett Street and opening hours are 11-4 so there’s plenty of time to get over that hangover! This way you’ve got no excuse to not get your glad rags on and start 2007 in style!

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