Skyline Couture – Karl Lagerfeld appeared to be inspired by air travel and stewardess uniforms for Chanel’s spring 2012 haute couture collection presented earlier today. The Grand Palais was transformed into the interior of an airplane with models walking down the aisles in elongated silhouettes and extended shoulder winged sleeves. Playing up the jetsetter theme,… [Read More]
Dream of Couture – Giambattista Valli played with hard and soft elements for his sophomore haute couture collection presented in Paris this week. Feminine touches of lace, flowers and sequins are juxtaposed with streamlined silhouettes for spring. Valli even included outerwear with sheer capes and a more embellished take on a sixties housecoat. Models also… [Read More]
Couture Mood – With spring 2012 Haute Couture, Dior atelier Bill Gaytten delivers a ladylike collection featuring a tame color palette of ash, black, plum and ivory. Cinched waists, sheer tops and full, pleated skirts dominate the runway this season. Playing with prints, the Dior woman also wears hounds tooth, floral patterns and gradient lines… [Read More]
Sporty Summer – Frida Gustavsson models the summer 2012 collection from fast fashion retailer, H&M. Photographed by Andreas Sjodin, Frida wears a mix of sportswear and elegant silhouettes for the new season. Color blocking and stripes bring a modern touch to the classic influences.
Sporty Spring – Frida Gustavsson stars as the face of Sportmax’s spring 2012 campaign. With windswept hair and glam makeup, Frida dons technicolor prints, sleek silhouettes and oversize handbags in the high gloss studio images.