“I like animals. If you talk to a dog or a cat it doesn’t tell you to shut up.”
“Dogs never bite me. Just humans.”
Yesterday my friend brought around the film My Week With Marilyn. Since watching it I’ve been in a fit of Monroe mania. Out of this mania grew a new My Fair Lipstick column. Every Sunday I want to take a look at some of the stylish peeps of history … starting with the world’s first ever sex symbol.
My top five is the perfect mix (I think anyway) of funny, cute or straight-up remarkable. In no particular order:
Polite Bear Waves Hello
This will be the best 7 seconds of your day.
Ed’s note: This post was written by Contributing Editor, Kate Derrick.
We’re upgrading our look and need your help. The wonderful Lin Mei has designed us two logos to choose from. The trouble is she has done such a great job we can’t decide. So we’d like you to help us by voting.
I’ve been unwell. Ah, woe is I. When I’m sick all I want to do is lie in bed with my laptop. As usual, I became stuck in a YouTube blackhole. You ever go there? It’s so very difficult to get out of it once you’re in. Two hours later I discovered two wonderful things. 1) I am in love with Rebel Wilson and 2) Botani has a YouTube channel with some interesting facts and tips.
The 35th Annual Mardi Gras just finished and what a celebration. Kate and I have always been big fans of the festival. At aged 14 we were in the parade showing our support as fruit fairies. Now it’s all done and dusted, it got me thinking about men in makeup.
David Bowie as the Goblin King in The Labyrinth, 1986
Dear young Hugh Jackman,
You rock. That is all. Oh, and you’re hot.
My Fair Lipstick
Ricky Gervais is another awesome guy against cosmetic testing on animals.
Last month Kanye wore fur to the Louis Vuitton men’s fall/winter collection in Paris. What do you think about celebrities in fur? Is it ever okay?