January 25, 2011 Chanel Haute Couture Spring 2011 Inspiration: Paintings of Marie Laurencin WWD reported that Karl Lagerfeld was inspired by the paintings of Marie Laurencin , namely the portrait she did of Mademoiselle Chanel, for the Spring 2011 Haute Couture collection. The portrait of...

The new collection by Dilek Hanif for next winter is inspired by the stylistic heritage of Ottoman tradition – a distinctive element that has always characterized the sartorial philosophy of the couturière - exalted by the sophisticated touch of glamour that evokes the golden age of the...

For her Spring-Summer 2012 Haute Couture collection, Dilek Hanif draws inspiration from the 1990s, evoking in her creations the careless spirit, the bold lines, and the joyful vibrations that characterized the fashion. The sophisticated material and colour contrast combines different fabrics...

Saks Fifth Avenue spring/Summer 2011 show When Saks Fifth Avenue puts on a show, they make sure they do it just right! Everything from the stunning location to the exclusive guest list and of course the amazing clothes was just perfect and it was all followed by a socialite studded after...

Photos by Davy Linggar Watch the Didit Hediprasetyo Haute Couture Spring 2011 show finale below:

by the British social set; showing a continuation of the trend. Jean Paul Gaultier also created hidden heel pumps which to some may resemble odd-looking wedges, wherein reality they are structural heels bowing towards the arch of the foot. The dramatic, modern yet traditional haute couture...

Exclaiming as though the thought alone made him feel physically ill, he announced "I was sick of all those Eiffel Towers, sick of all those violent colors," and that was the idea behind the Chanel Haute Couture Spring 2011 showing. With masses upon masses of embellishments, sequins and...

Couture, How I Remembered It - Armani Privé Haute Couture Fall 2011 Th thought this collection was really personal to me, I loved the dramatic forced idea that came through. It reminded me when I first got int fashion when I was 9 and I was watching a Valentino couture show. Super dramatic...

For Chanel haute couture spring 2011 Largerfeld brought about a distinct shift from the almost overbearing opulence of past shows at the Grand Palais and the jaw dropping ability of each look to surpass and out-do the last, to a collection that somehow felt wearable and highly accesible....

To view a slideshow of the Christian Dior Haute Couture show during Paris Fashion Week, please click here . ARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 24: A model walks the runway during the Christian Dior show as part of the Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011 at Musee Rodin on January 24,...

 

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