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Elie Saab Fall 2014–After a season of botanical garden splendor, the theme for Elie Saab’s fall-winter 2014 collection is dark opulence. Inspired by the work of American painter Mark Rothko, who is well-known for his abstract expressionist pieces, the autumn season focuses on sleek and sexy shapes intertwined with the house’s signature femininity. Dresses and gowns cling to the female form in sumptuous fabrics including velvet, crepe and silk chiffon as well as cashmere and mink. The Saab woman dazzles not only with her sequin adorned evening wear, but also with her accessories. Fine jewelry pieces featuring precious gems and handbags in rich jewel tones add a glamorous touch to the upcoming fall.

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Elie Saab Spring 2014 Couture–For Elie Saab’s spring-summer 2014 haute couture collection, the designer found himself inspired by the work of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. The 19th century Dutch painter is known for the way in which he features flowers and textures. Similarly, Saab conjured a detailed-orientated spring outing with a focus on the botanical featuring everything from blooming roses to lovely lilacs in hue and decoration. Embellishment came in the form of appliquéd crystals ran over organza and tulle fabrics. The silhouette is suitably feminine, honing on the waist with empire lines and flowing drapery.

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Amy in Elie Saab – Actress Amy Adams dazzled at her latest appearance at the Wallis Annenberg Centre Performing Arts Inaugural Gala held on October 17th in Beverly Hills. The redhead star wore a midnight blue embroidered tulle cocktail dress from Elie Saab’s fall-winter 2013 haute couture collection to the event. Amy paired the look with Marina B jewelry.

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Elie Saab’s Natural High – A lace garden. That is the theme of Elie Saab’s spring-summer 2014 collection shown earlier today during Paris Fashion Week. The designer’s signature romanticism and feminine embellishments were on full display with an outing of botanical prints and lace frills adorning everything from gowns to tops. The color palette also reflects an outdoorsy sentiment with a mix of eglantine rose, bougainvillea and verdant green. Not everything is light and ethereal though; the Saab woman gets glam in sparkling gemstone decorated gowns for evening-wear. The final section of the collection introduces black, evoking midnight seduction with full skirts and bustier tops nipped at the waist.

elie saab aw ads2 Karmen Pedaru Stars in Elie Saab Fall 2013 Campaign by Craig McDean

Paris Elegance – Estonian model Karmen Pedaru is the latest face of Elie Saab, appearing in the brand’s fall 2013 campaign. Craig McDean photographed the dark-haired beauty in Paris, France, wearing the season’s delicate sheers and feminine silhouettes. In the video, Karmen evokes the very picture of elegance in autumn shades styled by Sophia Neophitou.

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Elie Saab Resort – For Elie Saab’s resort 2014 collection, the designer gets graphic with an outing inspired by mod color-blocking and the brand’s signature elegance. A color palette of gardenia, nude, lavender, ruby-red and black tells a story of sumptuous luxe. For daytime, the Saab woman wears short draped dresses with geometric cutouts and lace tops. Come evening time, her hemline lengthens with crystal embellishments and dramatic trains.