In the spirit of Gianni Versace who previously held his couture shows at the Ritz, Donatella put the Versace Haute Couture Fall 2012 Fashion Show in the same décor. Add her comments about feminism being dead and you'll have a clear perspective over where this couture show was headed: the last...

un moment avec Lee Paris, France In the broad sense, Haute Couture can really go one of two ways: embellished or structured. Stephane Rolland proved again in his Summer 2012 Couture collection that he is a master of structure and shape. To celebrate his 10th collection, the designer needed...

Haute Couture collection by French designer Stephane Rolland presented Tuesday, July 5, featured a great spectacle – the models were sent down the catwalk entirely gothed out. Models walked the runway of black colour during the Fashion Week Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2011/2012 in Paris. The...

Jan Taminiau's fall winter 2012 Haute Couture show was about creating a fantasy, a visual voyage that evoked another time very much governed by nature. Bringing to mind the idea of Savage Beauty, the theme of the MET's Alexander McQueen exhibit, there was a raw and eerie softness in the...

Giambatista Valli's fall 2012 haute couture show. Models walked the catwalk in elaborate dresses full of drama. Meters upon meters of voluminous textiles were finished with frills at the neck that looked like flowers. GIAMBATISTA VALLI Haute Couture Fall...

More from the Paris haute couture Fall/Winter 2012-13 collections to follow.

Dior Haute Couture fall/winter 2012-13 is the first collection under the creative direction of Raf Simons. After so many years with John Galliano at the helm, the transition appears to have been both easy and smooth. DIOR HAUTE COUTURE Fall...

I just wish he would leave out the big jewels: the gowns would be prettier! Susan with Stéphane Rolland, after the show When I spoke to Stéphane after the show, he talked about two sources of inspiration: China, and his collaboration with Carmen. I so identified with what Stéphane said...

My thoughts on the Dior Haute Couture Fall 2012 Collection: Obvi this red gown is very beautiful but I can't say the same with so many of the other looks. I'm just gonnna come out and say it.. Couture that is sellable is boring. This collection was giving me ready to wear realness and I...

It's official: all the mad glamour, all the sparkling drama and the theatrical joy brought by Galliano's Haute Couture collections are gone, gone, gone! Style praised Raf SimonsfirstHaute Couture Fall 2012 collection for Christian Dior and that's the end of it. Better forget the extravagance...

 

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