Category Archives: Couture
Ziad Nakad looked to architecture & geometry to find inspiration for his Fall 2019 Couture collection. He took it one step further & added the intricacies of ancient mosaic imagery to finish his collection of 56 looks that walked the … Continue reading
More years ago than I care to admit, I was leaving the CFDA’s American Fashion Awards, when they were held at the Celeste Bartos Forum in the NY Public Library.
For her Fall 2017 Haute Couture collection, eveningwear impressario Galia Lahav found had her curiosity piqued in the age old tradition of collecting curious items found throughout ones life & assembling them into a sort of scrapbook which, in a … Continue reading
Antwerp based design duo Viktor Horsting & Rolf Snoeren debuted their entire collection of bridal wear, their first foray into the Bridal realm, under the name “Mariage”.
Avant Garde design duo Viktor Horsting & Rolf Snoeren have teamed up with bridal powerhouse Justin Alexander to launch their first ever exclusive bridal collection.
Who would have ever imagined Benjamin Franklin to have an influence on the Haute Couture, but on the Fall 2016 runway of On Aura Tout Vu, the unthinkable was made reality…
The Metropolitan Museum of Art had reason to celebrate this May when it opened the newly renovated Costume Institute after a 2-year renovation project. The space, opened under the newly anointed “Anna Wintour Costume Center”
(Spring 2015) Roman Couturier Peter Langner showed NY Bridal Fashion Week precisely that it means to be a practitioner of couture in its purest sense.
Quite like a painter approaches a canvas, an Elie Saab collection is a manifestation of inspiration through surface treatments on shapes that recur seasonally, an exploration of media on a blank toile.
Parisian insider designer Basil Soda was in a painterly mood for Pre-Fall 2014 when he combined his house’s trademark lux sense of fabrication with the light touch of an artists brush.