Paris is a shop window for luxury and elegance, with the haute couture fashion show for John Galliano's collection for Christian Dior. It's a tribute to the Dior essence, to the fifties and to a contemporary feminine look. The haute couture show featured revisions of all the brand's iconic...

On Tuesday evening in particular it was celebs including Catherine Deneuve, Kirsten Dunst, Natalia Vodianova and Sofia Coppola who hogged the limelight as they flocked to the unveiling of Louis Vuitton's new haute joaillerie boutique on Place Vendôme. Boasting interiors by legendary...

in the spotlight at the Globes. Other dresses were of a more recent extraction than the Spring 2011 collections: January Jones ‘ Carolina Herrera and Nicole Kidman 's Nina Ricci were two of our favorites from pre-fall: floor-length, body-skimming, gorgeous. As for the even more recent haute...

Apparently West wasn't invited to Balmain and Alexander McQueen; Louis Vuitton also denied an invitation to West, even though he designed a popular pair of sneakers for the brand. Kanye's solution: Show up anyway. About the Balmain show (where Kanye was photographed, above), PR brand KCD...

"Dior couture is a platform, and it has a huge influence into the ready-to-wear collection." - John Galliano Haute Couture is French phrase for "high sewing", and I think we are all know that it is the most expensive clothes ever made. It nearly cost 6-digit USD. However, we usually just...

Why do I get the feeling that Riccardo Tisci is fighting some kind of sartorial fight in his couture collections? His meticulously sewn and embroidered looks seem ready to come to life and fight for their sartorial rights. Or more. The work of an artistically tormented soul, Riccardo Tisci‘s...

Paris Fashion Week FW13: Balenciaga, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton Alexander Wang showed a line much truer to the history than we've seen recently. Starting only recently, in January, Wang pulled together a collection with plenty of history. Now we just need to see how he moves beyond the legacy...

Amidst rumors that Marc Jacobs is set to replace John Galliano at Dior, Louis Vuitton has revealed news of a tribute exhibit to launch during Milan Fashion Week, which will feature designs from Marc Jacobs's 14 years as Louis Vuitton's artistic director. According to , stylist and editor Katie...

One thing is for sure: Dior's chief executive, Sidney Toledano, and his boss, the biggest pencil in the luxury-goods business, Bernard Arnault, the chairman of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, had to begin dismissal procedures against Mr. Galliano. They couldn't tolerate the public hating by...

Dolce & Gabbana recently confirmed that it will stage a test-run couture show in Sicily later this month, and Versace recently added a limited collection of fine jewelry to its haute couture offering. Photo: A look from Alexander McQueen's Fall 2012 collection.

 

Related shopping