Jessica Chastain looked striking in blue at the premiere of her film “Zero Dark Thirty” in Los Angeles on December 10th, 2012. The actress wore a royal blue sleeveless cocktail dress with lace and peplum details from Elie Saab.
Croisiere a Paris – Celebrating the arrival of its resort 2013 collection, Elie Saab releases a film depicting two women’s journey on the banks of the Seine River. Going from day to night, the video shows the craftsmanship and detailing of Saab’s elegant silk chiffon gowns as they move with the spring air.
Kloss Gloss – Taken on the streets of New York City at night, Karlie Kloss gets glam for the fall 2012 campaign from Elie Saab. Captured by Glen Luchford with styling by Sophia Neophitou-Apostolou, this marks Karlie’s second consecutive season as the face of the brand. Tailored suits and elegant gowns set the tone for the autumn outing. / Hair by Duffy, Makeup by Lisa Houghton
Saab Splendor – Elie Saab’s fall 2012 haute couture collection once again delivered opulent, elegant gowns for an outing described as “imperial splendor”. Indeed, there is something quite regal about the autumn collection with crystal adorned silk organza and lace detailing for a truly sumptuous vision. The Lebanese designer also embraced a varied color palette of champagne, rose-pink, peacock, sky blue, antiqued gold and jade sometimes accented with abstract patterns. For the finale, Saab presented a bridal gown in silvery organza embossed with gold brocade leaves shimmering like a jewel in a crown.
Balade à Paris – The Elie Saab woman takes a tour of Paris from day to night in a new short film showcasing the label’s pre-fall 2012 collection. With an up-close look at the elegance and craftsmanship of the designs, the video offers a whole new view on Saab’s vision of femininity.
Saab’s Tough Elegance – Elie Saab traded in his signature romantic gowns for a sleek and sexy revamp with his namesake label’s fall 2012 collection. Opening with form-fitting dresses and skirts in ash grey and black, the Elie Saab woman wears power dressing for the new decade with architectural inspired silhouettes. Fur coats also made an appearance matched with pencil skirts and long-sleeved blouses. Pants, trench coats and jumpsuits were all staples of the upcoming autumn. Saab saved the evening wear for last, producing glitzy gowns with high slits in metallic hues of gold, silver and bronze.
Candy Couture – Elie Saab presented a romantic collection of ivory and pastel hues of powder blue, rose and wheat for his spring 2012 haute couture show in Paris earlier today. Known for designing many red carpet creations, this season had its fair share of Oscars ready fare ranging from crystal embellished floor length gowns to leafy prints in mint green. The delicate showing also offered ladylike lace works and sequined paillettes for a sweetly refined take on couture.