The House of Balmain offers quintessentially French couture. Geniuses like Oscar de la Renta shaped the brand, and super-mega fashion icons like Sophia Loren, Brigitte Bardot, and Katherine Hepburn helped sell it to an eager public. These beaded strappy sandals look a tad like something Carrie...

October 27,2011 Product Description Dior is one of the most revered names in fashion, the archetype of the Parisian couture house. Famous for launching the "New Look," Christian Dior's landmark first collection that marked a sea change in women's dress after the Second World War, Dior is...

Yves Saint Laurent fashion house is a symbol of French couture. The history of this brand takes start in early sixties of the past century. In 1962 the first YSL collection, inspired by national costumes of different nations, was released. YSL gave life to many fashion trends, such as...

This défilé is always very interesting as it is made to the level of Haute Couture with the focus on the craftsmanship of Chanel's Parisian couture ateliers. I am really looking forward to Karl's take on „Paris-Bombay" today, isn't he the modern maharaja of fashion already?! LoL,...

Offering exquisite fabrics, focused tailoring and witty embellishments, Venexiana is the go-to fashion house for rock-n-roll haute couture. It was pure glitz and glamour from beginning to the final 69th look. Designer Kati Stern brought the drama with intricate detailing and an European...

The fashion worlds loves gossip – and with the depature of Raf Simons at Dior earlier this year, there's been a huge gap in the upper circles of Parisian couture. Although the Belgian designer proclaimed that "he was leaving Dior to pursue his own things," rumors have been growing to...

collections of men's fashion week in paris, the house of versace hit the haute couture runways, boldly, making this their second season in their return to couture. strong, glamourous & fearless is the versace woman who is represented by the collections produced by the italian fashion house...

Sunday, April 15th, 2012 Jumeirah Essex House Hotel A bride that wants to look like a cake topper actually does exist. If you are just such a bride & you have an appreciation for the best lace, best tulle & a needle akin to Parisian Couture, the Ines Di Santo is the designer for you. This...

Parisian couture house Christian Dior's boutique sales are like an urban myth. You hear about it from time to time but can't quite put a finger on it as sales associates and the company's PR are tight-lipped on details. Well, thanks to a very informative fellow Mizhattanite (big smooch!) who...

I have never met her but I just know Anna Dello Russo and I would get on like a house on fire (minus any vintage, couture and Balenciaga actually catching fire off course!). How do I know? Well the woman clearly has a penchant for fruit accessories and loves an Alan Journo fruit headpiece or...

 

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