Red Carpet Wrap: Olivia Palermo

* Olivia Palermo proved that yet again she is a fashion icon in the making at the Christian Dior show as part of Paris Fashion Week.

To complement her pink and blue organza Dior skirt, Olivia belted her fitted ivory Dior blazer with blue jewels. Chic black pumps and some serious chunky metallic statement cuffs topped off the American socialite’s classic look.

* Hollywood actor and recording artiste Jamie Foxx was spotted in a gorgeous burgundy suit by British-Ghanaian designer Ozwald Boateng at the 2013 BET Awards in LA. Jamie styled the double button suit with a matching shirt and black shoes. The Django Unchained star opted to go without a neckpiece. Jamie is cool enough to carry this ox-blood colour off.

* Singer Ciara certainly made an entrance when she arrived at the 2013 BET Awards in LA. The ‘Body Party’ star makes this teeny leather bandeau bralette and pencil skirt by Saint Laurent look like a second skin. We have to hand it her — nobody else could work this outfit quite like her. The simple metallic pointed-toe pumps and silver bangles complete her look.

* Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence turned up in Paris to take in the Christian Dior haute couture fashion show in a unattractive pair of palazzo pants and a crop top, both from the Dior collection. Her figure looks great but nothing can distract from the bizarre ensemble, especially those clownish pants. Even Oscar winners get it wrong sometimes!


Lifestyle

Dónal Clancy is a musician from An Rinn in Co Waterford. He will perform the music of his late father, Liam Clancy, in a special online solo performance on Thursday at 7pm as part of this year's Clonmel Junction Festival.Question of Taste: Dónal Clancy

BETWEEN 1973 and early 1975, John Lennon split with Yoko Ono, took up with his assistant May Pang and embarked on a period of intense creativity and outrageous behaviour. Lennon later described this time as his “lost weekend”.Rufus Wainwright has returned a new man

Stan O’Sullivan tells Ellie O’Byrne about the genre-busting album from 2007 that probably doesn’t get the recognition it deservesB-Side the Leeside - Cork’s Greatest Records: Louder & Clearer from Stanley Super 800

In recent times one of the most recurring and troubling conversations I have with teenagers, in therapy, is around their use of marijuana. Often parents seek out therapy because they have noticed a dramatic shift in their child’s behaviour.Richard Hogan: Beware of making light of your teen's marijuana use

More From The Irish Examiner