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.
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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 […]
It couldn’t start better, with the black panther Naomi Campbell opening – and closing – the show with her most powerful stride. The Haute Couture collection designed by Donatella Versace for Atelier Versace featured asymmetrical short dresses decorated with geometric crystals and cut to enhance female curves, with lace segments erotically placed on the torsos […]
Well, it doesn’t get more exclusive than this in Haute Couture. Being backstage at Giorgio Armani fashion show is surreal, the level of energy and concentration is high, the presence of Mr Armani always makes me feel very small, yet very privileged. This Fall Winter collection was particularly ladylike, made of long embroidered evening gowns […]
I posted the pictures of the Iris Van Herpen fashion show a few days ago, but for those of you who’d like to peek from another angle, here are the models backstage getting ready before the show….
Iris Van Herpen’s collections are always unique. That’s why her Haute Couture shows always fill me with curiosity and expectations, a moment to let my imagination go along with her peculiar creations. The Dutch designer, who in the past interned at Alexander McQueen in London (in case you were wondering about some similarities..), has always […]