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Ulyana Sergeenko Creates Revolutionary Couture for Fall 2014

Ulyana Sergeenko Fall/Winter 2014 Haute Couture–Inspired by artwork created in Russia during its Soviet Union period, Ulyana Sergeenko presented part fairy-tale and part revolution for her fall-winter 2014 haute couture collection. “USSR was the never-tone-realized…

Jean Paul Gaultier Sends Vamps Down the Runway for Fall Couture

Jean Paul Gualtier Fall/Winter 2014–While last couture season it was all about butterflies, Jean Paul Gaultier’s inspiration took a more ghoulish turn for his fall-winter 2014 haute couture collection. Vampires in fact were the main…

Valentino Shows Goddess Couture for Fall

Valentino Fall/Winter 2014 Haute Couture–Valentino designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli were inspired by a Pre-Raphaelite art for the Italian brand’s fall-winter 2014 collection. While the theme may conjure to mind the dark image…

Elie Saab’s Fall Couture Collection is an Ode to the City of Light

Elie Saab Fall 2014 Haute Couture–Inspired by Paris, the City of Light, Elie Saab presented a collection of grandeur and ethereality for his fall-winter 2014 haute couture show. The Elie Saab woman glitters, shines and…

Armani Privé Makes It All About Red, White and Black for Fall Couture

Armani Privé Fall/Winter 2014 Haute Couture–Red, white and black from a lacquer box. That is the theme of Armani Privé’s fall-winter 2014 haute couture collection presented in Paris yesterday. The outing started with clean and…

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Chanel’s Fall 2014 Couture Show Gets Sculptural

Chanel Fall/Winter 2014 Haute Couture–Paying homage to Le Corbusier, an influential architect from the 20th century, Chanel’s fall-winter 2014 haute couture show was a fusion of “more is more” luxury and understated demureness. This season,…

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Giambattista Valli Goes Old Hollywood for Fall 2014 Couture

Giambattista Valli Fall/Winter 2014–Presenting his seventh haute couture collection, Italian designer Giambattista Valli traded in princess party chic for relaxed luxury with the fall 2014 season. One could imagine the Valli woman posing poolside in…

Dior’s Fall 2014 Couture Show Takes a Trip Through Time & Space

Dior Haute Couture Fall 2014–As with his last couture showing, Raf Simons served up an eclectic selection of looks for Dior’s fall 2014 haute couture runway presentation in Paris. The theme of this season focuses…

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Atelier Versace Does Body-Con Haute Couture for Fall 2014 Show

Atelier Versace Fall 2014 Haute Couture–Channeling the classic silhouette of fifties couture, the fall 2014 collection from Atelier Versace gave its own interpretation of ball gowns. While constructed bodices and tailoring were the main themes…

Miu Miu Gets Groovy for Resort 2015

Miu Miu Resort 2015–Presented in Paris’ Palais d’Iena, the Miu Miu girl has a seventies moment for the resort 2015 runway show. One could imagine style icons of the era like Cher or Ali McGraw…