A Fashionista, Topaz was blessed with the gift of supreme fashion sense.Able to rescue any fashion faux pas and brave any mall sale - Topaz is the queen of style!South African model Topaz Page-Green was not only blessed with a fast metabolism and great bone structure, she inherited from her free-spirited parents a strong social conscience.After high school, Page-Green moved to London, where she began her modeling career.Hey MB-I was thinking you know what would be the coolest thing ever? That way when you're shoppin and get hungry, you can just eat a sleeve. I have no idea whatsoever, I'm almost totally panicked. I had the most nuclear meltdown moment in the mall last summer. Topaz wears pink lipstick and a yellow spell bead bracelet.I'm all tapped out of ideas after helping everyone else!! I went to buy some cute polka-dot tights and instead accidentally bought – now brace yourself this is gonna be gross – I mean really, take a seat, this is gonna hurt – FLESH TONE NYLONS! Her outfit is a cream-colored collared top with frilly cuffs, and a pink cropped vest."It makes you sound like you're a pampered hippie,"says Page-Green of the overused adjective."So much of what's in my wardrobe is hand-me-downs, so my style was actually invented for me by family and friends." Page-Green has other things on her mind besides the latest in luxe fringe.
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One fund-raising event featured lunch boxes decorated by Bill Clinton, Beyoncé Knowles and Zac Posen, among others, that were later auctioned.
She asked her notable friends to create for this year’s event one-off handmade books “with original content that represents who they are.” Made from scratch and hand bound by Ruth Lingen, the books will be exhibited at Pace Prints from Tuesday through March 21, when they’ll be auctioned during a benefit at Del Posto.
"There's a saying, 'When eating an elephant, take one bite at a time,'" she says. "With a pair of slacks and a couple of blouses, you have enough to go for days," she avers.
"It's like that with the charity."Related: How Carrie Bradshaw Influenced My Life For the 17-hour leap from JFK to Joburg, Page-Green has perfected the art of traveling light. "Plus a shmata or two," she adds, gesturing at deceptively elegant linen smocks from Some Odd Rubies, her pals Summer Phoenix and Ruby Canner's reworked-vintage label.
She's also the funniest one of the group, although she usually doesn't mean to be.