The haute couture shows always do this to me, it's all so exciting. The chance for designers, young and old, to really show off; use materials they wouldn't normally, step away from ready-to-wear and channel all energies in creating a collection of uber fabulous, one off pieces. Giambattista...

Giambattista Valli's couture ss2013 got us all excited at Adorn HQ. We loved the oversize acanthus leaf chokers and trellis-like clusters of what looked like dried and painted flowers adorning the models as they took to the runway. The metallic floral statement chokers were a celebration of...

Haute Couture week in Paris is all but a few weeks away and although the main topic of discussion is guaranteed to be the first Christian Dior couture show since 1997 without John Galliano at the helm we'd like to congratulate Giambattista Valli on being invited to show his first couture...

Christian Louboutin heels, a Roger Vivier Boite de Nuit gold and black metal clutch, and Fabergé jewellery Verdict: I have missed Diane Kruger this award season as she always brings something new and different to the red carpet, and this is another incredible fashion-forward choice from one...

In an era when the headline "Is Couture Dead?" runs in newspapers and on websites nearly every fashion week, Giambattista Valli is saying phooey to those notions. Indeed, the designer will show his first haute couture collection this July at the medium's bi-annual event in Paris. The show,...

Giambattista Valli for Macy's We sure do love a good collaborative effort... and apparently so does Macy's. Fresh off their collab with the Kaiser himself (Karl Lagerfeld) Macy's recently announced a designer pairing with haute couture darling Giambattista Valli, and guess what? It's...

in shopping malls have completely slained the meaning, historical value & heritage of haute couture. in looking to identify what true couture is, each season, i've made more of a concious effort to stay away from design hype with no delivery, concepts with no consistency & just all around poor...

Want to experience the very lush treat of wearing (yet another) Haute Couture accessory? It only takes a couple of minutes to make and you'll feel like a catwalk Queen just putting it on! Ever since I saw this wonder on the Giambattista Valli Haute Couture Spring 2015 catwalk, I knew I...

What did you think of the Giambattista Valli AW12 Haute Couture collection – do you think it will be a hit on the red carpet?

PARIS – following the blur of disappointment & conversational hype of christian dior's FW12 couture collection, giambattista valli intercepts as one of the best couture collections this season. from the proportions to the concepts- this, my friends, is what couture looks like. it's the type of...

 

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