Posts Tagged ‘Catwalk’

Gareth Pugh - Paris Fashion Week SS12

Gareth Pugh – cyber space dream

Here we go, another gallery of pictures taken during the presentation of Gareth Pugh’s collection here in Paris. The tough cage-shaped warrior pieces he includes in his line are softened by voluptuous volumes and soft line, so the models looked like women from cyber space. Black and white patterns increase this futuristic feel that runs […]

Gareth Pugh - Paris Fashion Week SS12

Gareth Pugh caged women

While Coco Chanel freed woman from corsets, replacing them with more comfortable and casual outfits, Gareth Pugh went the opposite way here during Paris fashion week and decided to constrict models into fetish dresses featuring vertical bars which don’t allow the slightest movement. His pret-a-porter collection was extremely striking on a purely aesthetic point of view […]

Dries Van Noten - Paris Fashion Week SS12

Dries Van Notes SS 2012 jungle collection

Here we go, another gallery with some of the pictures we took backstage during the show. Sorry I haven’t been very active on this blog lately, but running from one show to the next takes up most of my time. My third day in Paris is nearly finished now, just to start again tomorrow with […]

Paris Fashion Haute Couture week

Giambattista Valli, Couture in progress. Giambattista Valli, alta moda in evoluzione

Giambattista Valli finally got the opportunity to show his own couture collection  (when designing at Emanuel Ungaro from 2001 through 2004, he focused on ready-to-wear while Ungaro himself held the couture reins) as a guest member of the Paris couture calendar. “The most beautiful thing about the couture is the devotion,” Valli said after the […]

Paris Fashion Haute Couture week

Giambattista Valli, a wondeful Haute Couture Debut – Il fantastico debutto nell’alta moda di Giambattista Valli

I love this collection, and I love that a talented Italian designer has just entered the Haute Couture world from the main door. The clothes presented by Giambattista Valli are amazing, romantic, classy and very feminine. The tailoring is perfect, the volumes exquisite and delicate. A success declared both by the public and the media, […]

Antonio Marras – the inspiration behind his collection

Backstage a large panel shows pictures of Antonio Marras mother when she was young. A little girl dressed in black for the first day of school. The same little girl dressed in a flower print little dress, or in an elegant pleated one. Red lipstick and a very pale complexion.  

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