Hamish Bowles, couture collector, existential exhibitionist (he contributed to Savage Beauty as well) and culture vulture – paid proper ode to Mr. McQueen – in mad plaid. Hamish Bowles is mad for plaid, in McQueen and custom Louboutin. Photo: Barneys NY. A checkered character, indeed....

Who says, like, couture is like, dead? Giambattista Valli Fall 2011 Haute Couture - the craft lives on. It's toooootally nawt! Thanks to a designer like Giambattista Valli, who debuted his first Haute Couture collection in Paris today, the craft continues on. I will leave my musings...

Wintour in Chanel Couture. Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/FilmMagic. It's no secret that she is quite loyal to Karl, but her choice not to wear McQueen really surprised me tonight. I am guessing she didn't wear classic Alexander McQueen so as not to offend Ms. Burton and she opted not to...

Jury members at Cannes are the hardest hit when it comes to haute couture – they need sooo much sartorial stuff for non-stop photo ops. Hong Kong über producer and 2011 jury member, Nansun Shi pulled off some very unique looks during Cannes – no easy feat with the international jet-set crowd...

Novel concept for moi: flats and Haute Couture - Chanel, in this case. It dizzies me to think of the number of ensembles Ms. Thurman had to pack for this trip. As a jury member, she was on ze tapis rouge every evening, at photo calls during the day, out and about in separate outfits and...

Nothing like drama when you are out for the evening - Stephane Rolland Spring 2011 Haute Couture. Months and months of fabric. Months and months to get here, sweet June. If you are having a deja vu moment, you are not alone. Hussein Chalayan did wonderful gowns with grabbing hands a...

Love the contrast of the cathedral with the cowboy couture. Nerdy chic was all over the SS11 runways. Reaching back to an '80s Moschino moment. Bag lady of leisure. Striped lass. Images: Moschino. Be the first to like this post. Leave a Comment No comments yet.

) You'd be nothing short of electrifying in this pant/gown combination from Stéphane Rolland, from his Fall 2010 Couture collection. Je need. Fringin' Fabulous: Emily Blunt, wearing Tom Ford SS11 in the January 2011 issue of Harper's Bazaar UK. Or you can create your own movement and...

This nightly, leave-in treatment fattens and fortifies over time for thicker, stronger strands and fuller hair (really). Who: Those wearing thin, the fine, and the ultra-fine. When: Nightly. Twice-daily for the ultra-fine. How: Before bed, pump serum into palms 2 or 3 times; work into...

The colour combination of my couture dreams. ...and breadth... Shoulder stand: this will have the blood rushing to your head in an instant. Ommmm. ...and height This takes me back...way back...to my future. My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight..." Sometimes only poetry...

 

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