November 21st, 2013

Katniss Fever

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I know, I know, but I have two teenaged girls. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire opens tomorrow and we cannot wait to see it. I am a huge Jennifer Lawrence fan after Silver Linings Playbook, and I like that Katniss is a brave, smart, kind, and persevering character; not a bad role model.

I was at Net-a-Porter the other day and previewed their collaborative collection with Trish Summerville, the Hunger Games’ costume designer. She designed 19 pieces of rtw, jewelry, and leather goods to celebrate the film’s launch tomorrow.

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MARC JACOBS

Faux shearling-lined cotton-corduroy jacket

GIANVITO ROSSI

Fona boucle-knit over-the-knee sock boots

VANESSA SEWARD

Earl Shearling-trimmed suede jacket

JOSEPH

Cassidy printed silk-satin midi shirt dress

MR & MRS ITALY

Shearling-lined cotton-canvas parka

THEORY

Genie wool-blend flannel straight-leg pants

HARRIS WHARF LONDON

Wool-felt coat

MARC JACOBS

Cropped denim jacket with faux fur

I LOVE MR MITTENS

The Cardigan balloon-sleeved wool cardigan

ISABEL MARANT

Telima quilted-velvet jacket

A.P.C.

Milou roll-neck wool-blend sweater

VANESSA SEWARD

Erith leather midi skirt

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  • I agree about Jennifer Lawrence. I hope she can maintain her realness under the microscope of Hollywood.

    AprilNovember 21st, 2013  11:01 AM

     
  • While I appreciate that she is a strong girl the underlying message of the first movie so disturbed me that I will not read or see any others. Are we so numb to the hatred in our world that children hunting and killing each other does not make us sick.

    I realize I am in the minority when it comes to not supporting the dispiciplable behavior that Hollywood promotes and profits from.

    Susan

    Ps I really like your fashion stuff just had to get that off my chest

    SusanNovember 22nd, 2013  1:55 PM

     
  • Susan, I think that’s where the storyline goes– people wake up to the atrocity of the games and push back. A classic good trumping evil story.

    PrestonNovember 23rd, 2013  9:44 AM

     
  • Love Katniss and the movie’s anti totalitarian message. Jennifer Lawrence is adorable!

    LeeNovember 23rd, 2013  11:43 AM

     

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