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Richard Chai Love Fall 2011 | New York Fashion Week

Richard Chai looked towards menswear tailoring for his fall 2011 womenswear collection. Hard grays, billowing shapes and a hint of classic tailoring juxtaposed with the feminine figure for the new season. As the lineup came…

BCBG Max Azria Fall 2011 | New York Fashion Week

On the first official day of New York Fashion Week, BCBG Max Azria delivered easy breezy loose-fitting silhouettes for the fall 2011 season. With draping and folds outlined by color blocking, the Max Azria woman…

Valentino Spring 2011 Couture | Paris Haute Couture

Closing Paris Haute Couture Week, Valentino designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli present a showing of iridescent materials, ruffles and long and loose-fitting silhouettes. A couture dream featuring feminine frocks of lace and…

Jean Paul Gaultier Spring 2011 Couture | Paris Haute Couture

A cross between punk rock and Parisian glamour, the spring 2011 couture showing from Jean Paul Gaultier was certainly not one lacking drama. Models donned faux-hawks, form-fitting silhouettes and sheer materials for a surprising mix…

Elie Saab Spring 2011 Couture | Paris Haute Couture

One thing that’s always consistent about Paris Haute Couture is Elie Saab’s romantic and fairytale-esque gowns, and the spring 2011 season happens to be no exception to the rule. With soft lavender, silver and yellow…

Chanel Spring 2011 Couture | Paris Haute Couture

Chanel’s spring 2011 showing for Paris Haute Couture Week sent a bevy of snow queens down the runway with a muted color palette of silvery grays and pristine white hues. Airy silhouettes took the catwalk…

Armani Privé Spring 2011 Couture | Paris Haute Couture

Armani Privé goes into a futuristic direction for Paris Haute Couture with long and sleek silhouettes, jewel tones and metallics. Accented by disk shaped hats and full coverage masks, Armani Privé brings bold sci-fi looks…

Gucci Pre-Fall 2011

Gucci’s pre-fall 2011 collection is all about rise and peaks of seventies fashion. Starting off with subtle sophistication, the collection quickly transitions into full on va-va-voom glamour complete with shaggy fur and belted looks of…

Alexander McQueen Pre-Fall 2011

The pre-fall 2011 collection from Alexander McQueen has us standing at attention with its military inspired pieces perfect for the battlefied that is fashion. McQueen designer Sarah Burton stayed with a restrained color palette of…

Versace Pre-Fall 2011: Kasia Struss

Versace steps into pre-fall 2011 with a collection of retro colors and patterns. Worn by Kasia Struss, the latest wears to come out of the Italian fashion house are more sleek than sexy, but it…