On a bed of shimmering organza, crystal buds are birthed from silk chiffon, whilst a cocktail dress newly blooms with flowers in purple tulle. For Fall-Winter 2014/15, Georges Hobeika, inspired by the timeless work of Claude Monet, paints a woman of grace from the fantasy of dreams. Throughout the collection, nature blossoms in luminous fabrics […]
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Through a diaphanous interlude between intense darkness and crystalline sparkles, Loris Azzaro transcends feminine sensuality in the Couture collection Autumn-Winter 2014/15 dreamed up by Arnaud Maillard and Álvaro Castejón. The sensual essence of woman has become the true soul of each and every one of their creations. The collection draws its inspiration from the shadowy […]
For this Fall Winter collection French designer Julien Fournie seems to have shifted to a more wearable style in comparison to his previous collection, with more linear volumes and a strong sense of sophistication. The result is an elegant and confident collection, where graphic designs and bold colours reflect the variety of his craftsmanship.
We have kept a keen eye on Jeremy Bueno Couture collections for some time now, him being a very interesting and innovative designer who always seeks various inspirations and themes to create garments which are balanced between tradition and difference. In 2013 the Elizabeth collection was theatrical, with amber embroideries and military cuts. Corsica in […]
Lebanese designer Tony Ward presented his haute couture collection on Tuesday in Paris, basing his garments on the contrasts between lightness and darkness. Ward was inspired by English painter William Turner’s “Snow Storm: Hannibal and his Army Crossing the Alps. He drew his inspiration to create a collection that expresses nature’s overwhelming and contradictory forces,” read the collection notes.
Giambattista Valli presented another tremendous Couture collection in Paris this week, romantic, dreamy and extremely sophisticated, he revisited the feminine style of the 50’s with new allure and love. Check out our favorite outfits, and take a look at our gallery of backstage and celebrity shots for more exclusive images.
The latest fashion shows from the Haute Couture week here in Paris. We start with Italian designer Giambattista Valli and his celebrity friends who attended and loved his show: stunning Emma Watson, along with Vogue Italia editor Franca Sozzani, Anna Wintour, Bianca Brandolini D’Adda, Ines de la Fressange, Grace Coddigton and Anna Dello Russo.
After posting a few backstage pictures, here are some of my favourite pieces of the Armani Prive’ collection with the shots taken from the catwalk. The lightness of the lace of the gowns was amazing (the collection was titled “Nude”), and the beading and embroideries made the models literarily glow. Haute Couture can either be […]