" -Karl Lagerfeld Today, Chanel presented the Spring 2011 Haute Couture collection at the Pavillon Cambon Capucines. Inspired by the paintings of Marie Laurencin, notably a portrait of Mlle. Chanel . The soft pastel colors, especially pinks and greys were brought to life from the paintings...

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...

You have to follow up a stylish outfit with the right accessories too. There are several accessories whose popularity has picked up on the back of the spring 2011 accessory trends. For men bracelets and cuff links are getting very popular. Cloche hats taking us back almost by a century are...

Galliano's saluted René Gruau, the illustrator whose work for Christian Dior in the forties and fifties created the house's most iconic imagery, in this Couture Spring 2011 collection. The graphite smears, pencil strokes and scribbles, erasure marks and gouache washes of Gruau's illustrations...

Back in August, Apolis released their first collection of accessories with Matteo. The Los Angeles Arts District neighborhood based textile player. Now for Spring 2011, they work again on an extensive set of accessories made in the U.S.A. made from Italian linen.. "For this spring we have...

It would obviously follow that I was more than a little giddy when the lookbook for Wildfox Couture's Spring 2011 collection was released a few months ago. Luckily, the party isn't over for us Paris -ophiles. Kimberly Gordon and Emily Faulstich, the darling ladies behind the playful knitwear...

Thursday, January 27, 2011 Chanel Couture Spring 2011 Chanel Couture Collection Spring 2011 An airy and luminous feel was taking over at the Chanel Couture Spring 2011 show this week when light colored pieces with a billowy yet structured feel were shown. To give the collection a girlier...

Christian Dior Haute Couture spring 2011 Christian Dior opened Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2011 today and it was filled with breathtaking vintage silhouettes, cheery warm weather colors, ladylike gloves and a splash of red. The Dior Haute Couture brought back the meaning of...

Givenchy couture spring 2011 In a perfect world robots, swans and other well feathered creatures of flight, would come together to form one being. Each piece in the Givenchy couture spring 2011 collection is as if it was a work of art. A school of art, a movement, that merges the worlds of...

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....

 

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