Haute Couture week in Paris is all but a few weeks away and although the main topic of discussion is guaranteed to be the first Christian Dior couture show since 1997 without John Galliano at the helm we'd like to congratulate Giambattista Valli on being invited to show his first couture...

Paris Fashion Week FW12: John Galliano, Miu Miu, Lanvin Who:John Galliano What it made us think of: 17th century Dutch explorers What we liked: capelets, pleats, thigh high stockings, feathered Renaissance hats, scarf prints, color palette, plaid, nipped waist jackets What we didn't: If the...

July 6, 2011 Christian Dior's autumn–winter 2011–12 haute couture show lends a bit of playful relief, following the house's recent fiasco regarding the sacking of its former creative director John Galliano. Bill Gaytten, accompanied by his assistant Susanna Venegas, has stepped up to the...

Yes, that's right ladies, Paris Haute Couture Week has begun. Starting off the drawling, sorry, show, yesterday was John Galliano's collection for Dior and of course he didn't disappoint. Red organza cut into ruffles, 50s style tea skirts and tight fitting creations marched down the...

There's a fine line between genius and insanity, and nowhere is that line more blurred than at Paris Haute Couture week, where designers don't hold back in sending the most dramatic, out-there pieces down the runway (like this 110 pound dress from designer Stephane Rolland). We got a good...

Fall 2015 marked Fendi's Haute Couture debut; the show was fur-themed. Although most brands (like Miu Miu) don't do couture, a cottage industry of generalized fashion launches, parties and events tends to spring up around Paris Haute Couture Week. Elizabeth was attending the launch of a...

The streets of Paris may be covered with the slushy aftermath of a winter storm, but inside the venues of this week's couture shows, it would appear that the Spring season is alive and well. Haute Couture Week is in full swing today, with both Versace Atelier and Christian Dior debuting their...

It's indisputable that one of the best moments of Paris Haute Couture Week has to be yesterday's transcendent Givenchy show. Creative direction Riccardo Tisci had certainly pulled a white rabbit out of his hat for this truly magical, delicate show which was glorious against the backdrop of the...

~ Vogue Couture Week is a go! The Chambre Syndicale has set next month's Paris Haute Couture Week schedule, featuring three days of runway shows by the likes of Chanel, Dior and Jean Paul Gaultier! ~ WWD Come Wednesday, Italian designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana will find out...

Best of all, each year the gourmet restaurant is said to team up with a haute couture designer to offer a limited-edition fashion-themed dessert— a tradition even legendary model Inès de la Fressange has participated in! For lunch, make like Karlie Kloss and head over to L'Avenue...

 

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