Ella is the latest blonde beauty
to take Paris by storm! Actress,
singer, model and perennial student,
she has worked on campaigns
with the biggest fashion houses
from Hermés to Cartier.
To bring the look to life,
Frédéric Mennetrier was inspired by
the trend of blond with silver,
and worked shades ranging from intense gray to subtle silver.
The sophisticated chignon created by Odile Gilbert
brings softness and a retro
touch that contrasts well with
the modernity of her silvery locks.
A style icon in the making,
DJ/Model/Socialite Mary Charteris
is setting a new standard of
Aristocratic English eccentricity.
Citing Kate Moss and Rita Ora as
some of her friends, she's been
featured in top magazines around
the world and by designers such as
Jason Wu and Thakoon. To spice up
this British blond, Frédéric
Mennetrier created a copper-
meets-apricot shade re-inventing
the strawberry blonde. Odile
Gilbert shares the secret of this
glamorous look: a double texture
effect made of straight roots and
wavy curly lengths.
Great granddaughter of Ernest
Hemingway, Langley has set her
sights on making a name for
herself as an artist with Alice +
Olivia, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton
& Vans calling upon her talents. To
show a different side to this
trendsetter, the icy brown trend,
combined with the bob – the
hairstyle of the year according to
the New York Times - gave way to
the Icy Brown Bob. According to
Odile Gilbert, "What makes the
bob even more contemporary this
season is this graphic shape
combined with a metallic brown
colour, veering on antique bronze."
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Odile, one of the busiest hairdressers in the world, is the first choice for several of the biggest names in fashion.
Whether it is styling for Chanel Haute Couture, Christian Lacroix, Gaultier Paris, or ready-to-wear shows for Rodarte,
J. Mendel and Hermes, she is the expert in demand.
She began her career in 1975 as an assistant to Bruno Pittini in Paris.
Odile moved to New York in 1982, where she worked with photographers such as Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton and Irving Penn.
In 2000, Odile opened a hair and makeup agency, Atelier 68 in Paris representing hairstylists and makeup artists.
In 2006, she was the first hairdresser to receive the title of Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by the French Minister of Culture and Communications.
Star colorist Frédéric Mennetrier works with leading
models, like Claudia Schiffer, and top photographers
such as Jean-Paul Goude and Cédric Buchet. Magazines
all over the world have published his chromatic
creations. Having explored the salon and then studio
world, he describes himself as an alchemist of color.
He has opened his own Paris salon, l’Atelier Blanc.
A long-standing partner of L’Oréal Professionnel,
Mennetrier transformed the three It Girls with this
season’s hottest hair styles and color.