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Marie Claire Australia

May 2019

Marie claire’s unique editorial mix delivers you an entertaining, exciting and intelligent read every month with the perfect balance of substance and style. From the latest fashion and beauty to lifestyle and food, be informed and inspired each month by Australia’s No. 1 fashion magazine.

Pacific Magazines Pty Ltd
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12 Issues


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editor’s letter

Karl Lagerfeld’s final show for Chanel was a highlight of the couture season, captured in our Reportage (page 40).Women’s Day breakfast included Ally Watson, Camilla Franks, Asher Keddie, Julia Banks and Miranda Tapsell;with Celeste Barber at the inspirational Salesforce World Tour event;so proud to present VAMFF’s amazing Grand Showcase which celebrated Carla Zampatti’s life in fashion. The show – her biggest yet – was a jawdropping collection of diaphanous gowns, power dresses and structured suits.It’s been an action-packed month in our office. Aside from our day jobs (of putting out this magazine and fuelling our digital platforms), we also hosted a series of uplifting events that brought to life the core mission at the heart of marie claire: to honour the fearless, fabulous females who are shaping our world.At sold-out…

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marie claire

Nicky BrigerEDITORDeputy editor MELISSA GAUDRONManaging editor LULU DOUGHERTYART & PHOTOSCreative director ALICIA MOODLEYDeputy art director, print & digital DANIELLE TAYLORPhoto editors ROBYN FAY-PERKINS, JEMMA WAUDFASHIONFashion director JANA POKORNYSenior fashion editor CHLOE BUTTENSHAWMarket editor MONICA RUSSELLFashion office coordinator ELLA BLINCO JURYBEAUTYBeauty director SALLY HUNWICK FEATURESFeatures director SARAH GRANTFeatures editor KATHRYN MADDENDeputy features editor ALLEY PASCOECopy director DANIEL MOOREDIGITALDigital content director, fashion & beauty ALEX NOONANDigital content manager HANNAH CRAWLEYAssistant digital content manager ISABELLE TRUMANSenior digital fashion editor FRANCESCA WALLACESenior digital beauty & lifestyle editor ARIELLE TSOUKATOSDigital news & entertainment editor GRACE BACKCONTRIBUTORSLifestyle editor ANNA MCCOOE Wellness editor LUCYE COUSINSFashion writer DAMIAN WOOLNOUGHADVERTISINGBrand solutions director CLARISSA WILSON (02) 9394 2647Brand solutions manager SIMONE DONOVAN (02) 9394 2348Brand solutions coordinator CALVIN SIMPSON (02) 9394 2938Print operations coordinator SAM MAGUIRE (02) 9394 2349Vic sales…

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natalie portman

Miss Dior EDT 100ml, $198; Dior Forever Foundation in 3W, $89, both at davidjones.com.1 Derek Lam TOP, $1423,and 2 Chloé DRESS, $3330, both at net-a-porter.com;3 Christian Dior EARRINGS, $330 each,and 4 Christian Dior BALLET FLATS, $1090, 02-9229 4600;5 4 Moncler Simone Rocha SKIRT, $1657, at matchesfashion.com. (PHOTOGRAPHY BY CAMILLA ARMBRUST. TEXT BY KATHRYN MADDEN.)Actress, mother, model, muse. Both on and off the screen, Natalie Portman has a history of exquisite fashion moments: dark and twisted tulle in Black Swan; refined glamour on the red carpet; and romantic femininity as the face of Miss Dior fragrance.Within our photo shoot in Los Angeles, those three tenets of style came together as Portman took the spotlight in ethereal ivory lace, balletic basics and sublime nude separates.The beauty look was soft and glowy, in…

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the lust list

1 DO THE SHIMMYBigger and blingier than ever, a pair of pendulum earrings steps up even the most minimal all-black ensemble.Louis Vuitton dress, $5400, au.louisvuitton.com. Louis Vuitton dress, $6200, and earrings, $540, au.louisvuitton.com.2 CREATIVE VISIONIt’s the eternal question: is fashion art? Based on these splashy graphic motifs from Louis Vuitton, we’ll take the affirmative position.Marc Jacobs tops, $1110 each, marcjacobs.com.Marc Jacobs top, $950, marcjacobs.com; Fendi sunglasses, $700, fendi.com. Marc Jacobs top, $790, marcjacobs.com; Fendi sunglasses, $650, fendi.com. Marc Jacobs top, POA, marcjacobs.com; Fendi sunglasses, $650, fendi.com.3 SPOT ONFrom childhood favourite to fashion perennial, polka dots add a touch of whimsy to every imaginable silhouette.Kate Spade dress, $1369, and shoes, $419, katespade.com; J.Hannah earrings, approx $447, jhannahjewelry.com. Kate Spade dress, $869, and shoes, $419, katespade.com.4 MATERIAL GIRLSKate Spade’s new creative director Nicola…

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the edit

CARRY ONSupersized in sun-kissed hues, Louis Vuitton’s Onthego tote will indulge your passion for overpacking.Omega watch, POA, omegawatches.comFACE VALUEWith a white opal dial marked by 12 rubies and a sprinkling of snow pavé diamonds, Omega’s Constellation Manhattan watch brings a healthy dose of hedonism to horology.NINETIES REVIVALDesigned to be carried under the arm (like the French breadstick of its namesake), the Fendi Baguette is back – and set to seduce a whole new generation.Fendi bag, $9900, fendi.comNATURAL BEAUTYThe new Pandora Garden collection sees butterflies, ladybirds and clovers converge on dainty rings, charms and necklaces. We’re calling them perennial additions to your jewellery box.Pandora ring, $179, au.pandora.netPandora ring, $149, au.pandora.netCHILD STARSLuxury e-tailer Net-a-Porter launches Kids Casuals, a curation of cool streetwear styles for girls and boys under 12. The question: does…

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20 years of iconic style

B.zero1 rings in 18k yellow gold, white gold and rose gold, from $2790 each.B.zero1 logo bangles, from $5382 each.Bulgari creative director Lucia Silvestri and ambassador Bella Hadid;sparkling interpretations of the 20-year-old ring;well-heeled partygoers;Actress Nathalie Kelley is fastening a gleaming gold pendant around her neck. “The first time I wore Bulgari jewellery my life changed,” she professes, her eyes wide as she describes the sparkling Serpenti watch that’s coiled seductively around her wrist. “There was a distinct before and after.”On this crisp night in Rome, her jewels are more pared back, but no less striking. A pair of spherical necklaces skim her décolletage, and her fingers are stacked with mixed metallic rings. Each piece is part of Bulgari’s iconic B.zero1 collection, which is feting its 20th anniversary with a star-studded soiree.Kelley…