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How To Look Flawless On Your Wedding Day

November 10, 2015

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bridal prep as the bride has her make up applied on her wedding day

Looking Flawless On Your Wedding Day Venue, tick. Reception, tick. Photographer, tick. Dress, flowers, invitations, speeches, shoes, rings and …. If you’re preparing for your wedding, you’ve got a long to-do list, right ? Let’s tick another off the list – your hair and make-up. Prep in this area really pays off because you deserve to look fabulously flawless […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Dancers – Behind the scenes with The Royal Ballet

March 25, 2013

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Claire Calvert Photograph : Andrej Uspenski

Ballet News Reviews | Dancers – Behind the scenes with The Royal Ballet There are, from my experience as a commissioning editor, just a couple of exceptional ballet photographers. I can count them on the fingers of one hand and I’d still be able to pour the tea. By exceptional I mean a photographer who goes beyond the capabilities of their camera, […]

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Pirouette into Spring with NO7’s Limited Edition Ballet Beauty Collection

January 22, 2013

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Pirouette into Spring with NO7’s Ballet Beauty Collection SUGAR AND SPICE AND LASHINGS OF BLACK EYELINER The 60s graced the catwalks for spring 2013, awash with sophisticated elegance and understated beauty, soft pinks, refined nudes and a touch of black edginess. From tomorrow, you can get the No7 Ballerina Beauty Limited Edition Spring range exclusively at […]

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Ballet News Suits You

March 25, 2012

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Ballet News | Whistles trouser suit recommended Recently I featured a collection of heavenly dresses for Spring, but I know that at this tricky-to-navigate time of year, when it’s warm as you enter the theatre for a ballet performance but by the time you leave it’s nippy around the fringes, it’s sometimes a great deal easier […]

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Ballet News Reviews| Sophie Flack’s Bunheads

February 22, 2012

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Ballet News Reviews| Sophie Flack’s Bunheads Ex New York City Ballet dancer Sophie Flack’s debut novel, Bunheads, draws heavily on her own experiences of life within a ballet company at the Corps de Ballet level. Flack danced with New York City Ballet for nine years in the Corps. Bunhead, a pejorative term used to describe a […]

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Happy Ballet News Year

January 6, 2012

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Happy Ballet News Year So, the tree has been recycled and the decorations packed away for another year.  The glitter, the glamour and the gorgeousness  of 2012 awaits….. Ballet treats Here on Ballet News you’ll find treat after treat to whizz you through January and beyond.  Let’s start with something to keep you warm.  It’s been properly […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Strictly Fabulous

December 17, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing | Strictly Fabulous Designed and developed in conjunction with Lisa Armstrong, make-up artist on Strictly Come Dancing, the Strictly Fabulous collection at Boots is available now. Here is a selection of the range. At the time of publication, Boots is offering 3 for 2 on this range. Strictly Come Dancing Fab-u-lous The […]

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The Everyday Dancer by former Royal Ballet Principal Deborah Bull

September 22, 2011

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The Everyday Dancer by the Royal Ballet’s Deborah Bull with illustrations by Millicent Hodson   First things first. You absolutely need to read this book. Deborah Bull knows her subject and will take you on a journey that you may be unfamiliar with – as a dance student (male or female) or the parent/guardian of […]

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Rachel Ware is Ballet News’ Paris Ballerine

March 29, 2011

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Bourjois has launched a Paris Ballerine make-up range for Spring 2011 which is due to be launched shortly.  Hot on the trail of new trends, Ballet News invited a crack team of professionals (Bex Singleton – photographer & Laura Tucker – make-up artist) to create two new looks using Paris Ballerine products, with a twist.  I wanted to show […]

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The Royal Ballet : Inside Story – From Gory to Gorgeous

July 9, 2009

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fantasy body art on dispay at ROH

The Royal Ballet : Inside Story – From Gory to Gorgeous One presenter, two film crew, four models, five wig and make-up technicians, five costume changes and one fantasy body art. Claudia Stolze has been Head of Wigs and Make-Up for 9 years now, and combined with her previous experience at Madame Tussauds, The Royal […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet : Inside Story – From Gory to Gorgeous

June 16, 2009

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The Education department of the Royal Opera House continue their series of insights with this evening dedicated to the work of the wigs and make-up department. The last event on this subject was absolutely fascinating. There were two simultaneous demonstrations, one to turn a ballet dancer into a goat (with yak hair in the wig) […]

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