haute couture offerings the aforementioned words take on a new, slightly revised, definition than when they're used to describe ready-to-wear or pre-fall collections or individual looks. One must keep such use of syntax in context for it to make any sort of relevant sense to my reviews. The...

Most of you have probably read the bad reviews of this Christian Dior Haute Couture show, they were unavoidable. But I don't think they were completely justified. I'll agree that there was too much going on, but there were some beautiful pieces in the show and I think the negative reviews came...

." ( WWD , Chanel Spring Couture 2011, 1.25.11). The collection featured lots of skinny pants and jeans – some worn under tweed suits. I like the pants on their own but didn't love them under skirts. I don't like that when hippys do it and layering pants under a skirt – even in Chanel Haute...

Chanel, one of the pinnacles of the haute couture showings has just been underway ( see our review here ) and thanks to Vogue.it , we get another look at the style savvy models making their way to and from the show venues. With models such as Abbey Lee Kershaw, Barbara Palvin and Freja Beha...

" -Karl Lagerfeld, WWD Chanel presented its Haute Couture spring-summer 2012 collection at the Grand Palais in Paris on Tuesday and the airplane window hint Chanel dropped on Monday was confirmed. The Grand Palais was transformed into the interior of a "commercial space shuttle flight that,...

PARIS HAUTE COUTURE PRINTEMPS-ÉTÉ 2011 PARIS HAUTE COUTURE PRINTEMPS-ÉTÉ 2011 Paris Haute Couture is back! Check the schedule below for your favourite designers, we will be posting reviews, pictures, links and more! MONDAY JANUARY 24 ALEXIS MABILLE – 10h30 CHRISTOPHE JOSSE – 11h30...

The Beauty Snob says the future of makeup is here – try CID's I-Blossom stamp-on-blush for instant glamour! The Couture Snob reviews the recent Dior Haute Couture Spring 2011 runway show , which featured exaggerated shapes on the tops, nipped-waist bars, and slim, the sleek silhouettes of...

Online today: Vicki Matias's review of the Chanel haute couture show last week. At the bottom of the page are three videos, which we've repeated below for those following Lucire via RSS. Later this coming week: some more couture reports, including Stéphane Rolland and Basil Soda. The videos...

His creation of a "romantic catwalk" that eschewed the rigidity of walking in a straight line was the perfect setting for Chanel's etheral spring-summer 2013 haute couture collection. The emphasis of the collection was on framing the shoulder. Lagerfeld created volume around the shoulders,...

Give me the future of Haute Couture! Give me Iris Van Herpen! The Netherland designer debuts her Haute Couture for the first time in Paris, and even though not many magazines have reviewed the collection I think they will be following the designer at every step from now on. The 27 year old...

 

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