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British cupcakes

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The « Cake Corsets » Collection that Maya Hansen created in 2009 was partly based on British cupcakes.

To read about other cupcakes-inspired collections, search for the « Cupcakes » post that I have published on October 30, 2012.

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Posted by on November 4, 2014 in Food


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Creamy cupcakes

Manish Arora AW1415 Creamy cupcakes

Creamy cupcakes have influenced the Manish Arora Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Show.

To read about other cupcakes-inspired collections or pieces, search for the « Cupcakes » post that I have published on October 30, 2012.

Photo : Giovanni Giannoni


Posted by on February 28, 2014 in Food


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Maya Hansen

Cakes inspired the Maya Hansen Collection 2009, titled « Cake Corsets ».

Other cakes-influenced collections : Isaac Mizrahi Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (waiters, carrying a big cake on a tray, took to the catwalk of this show), Meadham Kirchhoff Spring/Summer 2012 (this «The girl on the Cake»-themed show featured broderie anglaise dresses which were inspired by wedding cakes, and a huge glittering cake on the runway).

Photo : Marcelo Aquilio

To read about cupcakes-inspired collections, search for the « Cupcakes » post that I published on October 30, 2012.



Posted by on July 25, 2013 in Food


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Cupcakes inspired one of the theme of the Zahia Dehar Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 Lingerie Show, presented in July 2012, during Paris Couture Fashion Week.

Other cupcakes-inspired collections or pieces : Betsey Johnson Spring/Summer 2013 (this collection featured « Princess » dresses, based on cupcakes), Christopher Kane Resort 2012 (cupcake-wrapper-like skirt), Douglas Hannant Spring/Summer 2011 (this collection was inspired by cupcakes, Chantilly cream and sweets), House of Holland Spring/Summer 2011 (some leather kilts were reminiscent of cupcake-foil paper), Lisonia Spring/Summer 2012 (pink sapphire and pink gold « Gourmandise Cupcake » bracelet), M.A.C Spring/Summer 2009 (this makeup line, named « Sugarsweet », featured cupcake-like colors), Paco Rabanne by Manish Arora Spring/Summer 2012 (the dresses of the finale, in metallic paper, evoked cupcake wrappers), Rococo Nail Apparel Spring/Summer 2012 (this line featured a nail polish called « My Cupcake »), Thakoon Resort 2013 (this collection was inspired by cupcakes), Versus by Christopher Kane Autumn/Winter 2010-2011 (cupcake-wrapper-pleated skirt).

Some ad campaigns which showcased cupcakes : Berenice Autumn/Winter 2008-2009, Mouton Collet Spring/Summer 2009, Mulberry Autumn/Winter 2010-2011.

Furthermore, for Summer 2009, stylist Lisa Edsalv and photographer Therese Aldgard unveiled a series of photographs highlighting cupcakes inspired by fashion (breast-shaped cupcakes for Agent Provocateur, candy-cupcakes for Betsey Johnson, a black-and-white recipe for Chanel, a cherry-and-liquorice version for Christian Louboutin, and milk chocolate-flavored cupcakes for Louis Vuitton).

Photo : AFP




Posted by on October 30, 2012 in Food


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