Mar 12, 2010

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The Oscars – fashion’s friend or fashion’s foe?

The Oscars have arrived.  Lauded as one of the highlights of the fashion season by the Hollywood elite, but are they?  When we think of haute couture do we just mean dresses and tuxedoes?  I don’t think we do.

The Academy Awards is one of the most watched events on television and dwarfs the viewers of the Prêt-a-Porter shows that have recently preceded them. Savvy designers therefore know that to get their dress on the back of a nominated actress is worth more than any spectacle and fanfare of a fashion show.

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Mar 3, 2010

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Review: The Grand

‘I am not a huge fan of Camps Bay to be honest. You fight for parking. You fight for a seat. It is all Ed Hardy, Guess and silicone. Normally if you are in good company you can have a good time anywhere, but unfortunately the company I find  in Camps Bay are hardly your run of the mill chilled South Africans!  These are the guys with unquenchable thirsts, wallets that never run dry and loud – in taste and volume.

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Jan 23, 2010

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Agency of the Urban Subconscious

Found this cool video, something totally different 🙂 Thanx @LiamLynchPhoto and @faithfourseven.

It’s a stop motion experiment called La Puerta.

From YouTube: “A stop motion animation represented by Limow and created by Sam3 during the Fame Festival in Grottaglie and after in Barcelona and Murcia.”

Some clever trickery involved and extra sound effects. Something unique 😉 Worthy of a Skattie mention…

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Dec 4, 2009

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South African Celebrities on Twitter

South African Celebrities on Twitter

So, lets see which South African celebrities are on Twitter! Feel free to tweet us some more @skattielife and we’ll update the list here! The list has become too long, so click read more to check it out!

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