Couturier Madame Grès always wanted to be sculptor, and has said she considers herself one. And so amidst Bourdelle's molds and busts and partially formed figures hang the sculptural Grecian gowns of Madame Grès. The 80 or so pieces were organized aesthetically, each room jumping through...

Madame Gres' designs, the great master of couture who received the d'or award in 1976 because of these dresses. So Alber Elbaz from Lavin was often inpired by Madame Gres' work and the same happened with many designers and couturiers today. I had the great opportunity to see madame Gres' work...

'Madame Grès, La Couture à L'Oeuvre' is the 1st retrospective in Paris of the work of this visionary couturier, an amazing exhibition organized by the Musée Galliera, and showcased at Musée Bourdelle – Madame Grès (1903-1993) continued to repeat throughout her life: "I wanted to be a sculptor....

, which are more geared towards fast fashion and profit margins than ever before. Each dress was different and special - true to the spirit of couture. On reviewing this exhibition, Suzy Menkes said that "fashion can be an art form only with rigorous craftsmanship". Is that is true, then...

For someone like myself, who immerses herself in fashion history on a regular basis, it's hard to believe that Madame Gres could go unnoticed, particularly by an experienced dealer. After all, some would argue that Madame Gres was the greatest couturier in history! But unlike other legends...

The latest whisper concerning Carine Roitfeld's career post-French Vogue is that she is planning to launch a new fashion magazine. According to Hint, the new title will focus primarily on young design talent. Just a few months ago there were rumours that she was in discussions to helm a...

. In the world of fashion, she was the pioneer of an intransigent minimalism. The sculpted dresses of Madame Grès have found a home at the Bourdelle Museum. The exhibition showcased 80 creations from the collections of the Galliera Museum, as well as loans from private collectors and...

Looking for a refreshing patch of fashion shade to keep those shiny sequins away from the dripping summer sweat? Jeneil Williams is a Dark Glamazon in a German fashion magazine (Madame Germany, July 2014), let's all take a moment to dip into the 'Hot Glam' pictorial! Photographed by Txema...

The Best and Worst of January Fashion Magazines Published on February 1, 2011 by Makeup and Beauty Zone · No Comments The Best and Worst of January Fashion Magazines Lara Stone in Vogue. In January, lots of fashion magazines tend to go on diets, as many of their readers will do, shedding the...

Should the sight of Prada's ad campaign in every fashion magazine not be enough for you this fall, Steven Meisel has started shooting videos to accompany his seasonal photographs. And it is fun to see the models try their hand at acting and hear their still-girlish voices (the...

 

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