Category: Haute Couture

Haute Couture Paris

Paris Haute Couture: Viktor & Rolf S/S19

  Viktor & Rolf, never one to disappoint, delivered fashion statements (literally) full of volume—using 8 kilometers of tulle, no less. Over-the-top and A-line to the extreme, ruffled dresses flounced down a dramatic runway bearing bold phrases. A couture interpretation of the graphic tee, texts read, “No photos please,” “I’m …
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Paris Couture Week: Alin Le’Kal Spring Summer 2019

Alin Le’Kal Spring/Summer 2019: Reflective Elements Alin Le’Kal is as much defined by the generations of expertise and finesse that preceded him as he is by the raw femininity and indulgence of his own designs. A combination that promises his clients that one moment… that brief dream of unadulterated light …
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Paris Couture Week: Katrine K. Spring Summer 2019

Katrine K. Spring/Summer 2019: Heirloom Renaissance Time flies relentlessly in the world we live in. As counterpoise to the austere urbanism and rapidity of change, Katrine K. turns to the subject of rejuvenating true values and pays homage to principles which are significant and far-reaching for a modern woman in …
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Paris Haute Couture: On Aura Tout Vu Spring/Summer 2019

A hint of derision A taste for games of words and wit An unconditional love for craftsmanship handmade An inexhaustible curiosity for technology and the epoque. At the On Aura Tout Vu show, the audience was greeted by two golden dragons, the background narration mentioned Nicholas Flamel, a French alchemist …
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Paris Couture Week : Rami Kadi Spring/Summer 2019

Éternité Éphémère – The RAMI KADI couture collection for Spring/Summer 2019 is an exuberant ode to the free spirit and creativity of Burning Man, radiating iridescent beams, hallucinating with visual illusions and hypnotizing in its colors. The collection is as vivid and effervescent as the transformative community that inspired it: …
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Paris Haute Couture: Valentino S/S19

The Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild, boasting ornate woodwork, painted ceilings, and colorful springtime florals (despite the snow in Paris this week) provided a fitting backdrop for Valentino’s incredible Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2019 collection. We were wowed by the looks Pierpaolo Piccioli sent down the runway, as well as legendary Naomi …