To say Giorgio Armani's Spring 2011 couture collection for Armani Prive was shiny would be the understatement of the year. The king of Milan presented a futuristic yet oddly vintage collection that was heavy on high shine, jewel tones and 80s and 70s influence (including whispers of Pierre...

The king of long dresses, Elie Saab has made a wonderful collection with stunning pieces. The selection of organza, embroidery and shimmering dresses are to die for! Elie is known for his creativity in Haute Couture gowns, the strapless, a-symmetrical and up to the neck designs made a gorgeous...

Model Toni Garrn donned a soft kiss of a gown, with a sensually bare décolletage and a fairy-princess skirt, complete with frothy-sheer veil. These are dresses you would make an event happen for, fit for a dream wedding or a party of epic proportions. Indeed, it is every woman's fancy to...

, sheer chiffon concoctions with beaded overlays and a shimmery sequin mauve taupe gown with floral appliqués from bosom to hem. The pleats, drapes and folds evoked a Greek goddess-in-training and the spring floral print was young and fresh. But despite all the texture and detail there was...

Elie Saab Spring 2011 Campaign Article by Daniel Haim on January 29, 2011 8:28 AM Delicate lace and embroidery rival each other in subtlety, mingle and layer: tea-rose pink, mauve, raspberry, aniseed green and stone compose a Spring palette that is fresh as a scented breeze. Like a bouquet of...

At first glance the Jean Paul Gaultier Spring 2011 couture collection looks like a frenetic, schizophrenic potpourri of looks, styles and themes. However, a second viewing shows a career that includes skillfully re-imagined classics. While "punk couture" has been thrown around there are...

A sea of dreamy pastel gowns marched down the runway at the Elie Saab Spring 2012 Couture show in Paris. I am awestruck, and think it is safe to assume pastel is going to make a big splash on the red carpet this year. The looks were paired with sleek wrapped pony tails, dewey complexions,...

Some white wedding gown inspiration from the runway of Alexis Mabille Spring 2011 couture collection. Lots of clean and crisp looks here with feminine floral touches. Glamourous sheath worn with lace-up opera-length gloves. Long sleeve gown with bow accent. Pretty lace caftan mini dress...

John Galliano's Spring 2011 couture collection for Christian Dior was an interesting mix of tulle, dégradé, feathers and painterly strokes of beading inspired by the work of illustrator Rene Gruau. Monsieur Galliano began the show with a smouldering Karlie Kloss in a deep red ombre jacket...

It seems that youthful femininity and airy lightness are emerging themes this season and Valentino co-designers Pier Paolo Piccioli and Maria Grazia Chiuri have tapped into that trend via a virginal Spring 2011 couture collection that was full of pale, blush tones, fluttering butterflies and...

 

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