Fashion Frenzy Promo vid

I thought I’d quickly post the promo vid for the Fashion Frenzy, Children in Need fundraiser, which I was recently involved in. I had a great night; my highlights being the Obscure Couture show, Glenda the comedienne, eating cupcakes made by two adorable twins, bumping heads with Masato and the lovely owners of Scarecrow Boutique,…

Rock The Catwalk with Core Spirit

After attending Rock The Catwalk’s private press launch on behalf of Little Miss Fashion (full write up can be found on the LMF site) I was asked to present their official public launch which took place Wednesday 26th October, with Dirty Media London. For those who do not know about Rock The Catwalk yet, check…

Portia Freno joins the Little Miss Fashion family ♥

Great news! I am officially a part of the Little Miss Fashion team! Everyone knows how much I love to write and my passion for fashion is no secret, so being a fashion reporter makes perfect sense. I get to attend great events, meet fantastic people and then share them with you all 🙂 I…

Marie Macsharry to debut at LFW

Marie Macsharry casts models for the SS12 collection, named “Kaizen” which will debut at LFW on Saturday 17th September at The Westbury Hotel, Bond St.   The Kaizen range boasts a 20 piece collection, to include dresses and separates. The label aims to show corsetry in a new more wearable light by showing how it…

On the beach ♥

I thought I’d share with you one of the shots from a recent shoot in France. I love how natural the pictures are, free from make up and airbrushing, and how the photographers I worked with have all managed to capture my emotions and character.   The image below, was taken by Terry King.  I…

Portia Freno and Matteo Castagnoli for Deenola

I can now officially announce that I am the female face of French rising designer label Deenola. The forthcoming video advertising campaign will see me alongside Deenola’s male muse; hot Italian model Matteo Castagnoli. Certain websites and papers have been speculating on images of myself and Matteo that are circulating across the web, so it…

Splash! Portia Freno beach shoot

On Saturday I was off to France with the amazing Adrian Pini, to shoot with FIVE photographers! I was expecting it to be a very hard and challenging day, and although was a little excited, saw it as work all the same. However, it was nothing but a pleasure from start to finish! I was…

Tom Ford Fall 2011/12 Beauty Ad Campaign ♥

This September, Tom Ford is launching a full color cosmetics collection. The impressive 132-piece collection will also include skin care. Ford told WWD that he likes a strong eye and mouth for night, and the look is Studio 54 in 1978. Ford pays attention to detail, offering us calligraphy tip brow pens that allow you…

Beyonce for Dazed & Confused in Givenchy

Beyonce graces the cover and pages of Dazed and Confused magazine and here you can catch some of the pages. Bey seems to have lost a lot of weight, and as much as I’m missing those famous curves, she still looks hot. She wears Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs and Gareth Pugh among other designers, but…

ART is from the heART – Luke Nugent

The other day I had the pleasure of shooting with the talented Luke Nugent. I had been selected to shoot for Ohema Ohene’s look book, and was happy to hear that Luke would be shooting. Like his photographing style; Luke himself is interesting, different and stands out from the crowd. He was sweet and a…