Dear stylistas, I want to take a moment and clarify how I use certain words or phrases to describe haute couture collections, just in case there is ever any confusion (though I can't promise this explanation will carry over to reviews found on Style.com , WWD , or Fashionista ) when I refer to...

There was one piece in Elie Saab Spring 2012 Haute Couture collection that deserves special mentioning – the wedding gown. It came the last and marked the end of the show. And it looked fantastic. White in color the piece came with light rosy embroidery and embellished with sparkling...

Haute Couture collection by French designer Stephane Rolland presented Tuesday, July 5, featured a great spectacle – the models were sent down the catwalk entirely gothed out. Models walked the runway of black colour during the Fashion Week Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2011/2012 in Paris. The...

Royal of Russia, passionate, revelatory and showing sign of the most luxuriant quality, the latest haute couture collection by Valentino was a tour de force of taste and one of the most magnificent minutes spent in French capital during the season. The collection was inspired by the famous...

For Chanel's Fall-Winter 2011/2012 Haute Couture collection it seems Karl Lagerfeld set out to answer one question: How many ways can I design a peplum? The answer is a collection that shows a vast array in many fabrics. The peplum was popular in the 1940s – the era of Film Noir's hey day....

Therefore I couldn't have been more excited when I received the invitation to join the Italian lingerie brand's first haute couture runway show for the S/S 2015 season, presented in the intimate salon setting of Paris's Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild. Bridging the gap between haute lingerie...

Karl Lagerfeld deserves a standing ovation for designing the most graceful, innovatively designed Autumn/Winter 2014 Haute Couture collection for Chanel. The 'Le Corbusier goes to Versailles' themed collection was unveiled as a part of the Paris Fashion Week at Grand Palais. Graphic gilded...

"Everything has to be top of refinement, if not couture has no reason to exist...I like the idea of craziness with discipline." - Karl Lagerfeld on the Chanel Spring-Summer 2013 Haute Couture Collection Yesterday, the Grand Palais in Paris was transformed into a magical forest that Karl...

Jean-Paul Gaultier turned his models into Hollywood stars on Wednesday, July 6, in a dramatic performance for his first haute couture collection, proving he has not lost anything of his taste for amusement since the acquisition of his brand from Hermes by Puig family from Spain in...

Chanel's Spring/Summer 2016 Haute Couture collection is characterized by oval sleeves and long pencil skirts, short tweed jackets and flared dresses, fitted tops and light capes, and presents a range of different designs with inverted volumes. The Starting Point for This Collection Was the...

 

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