Category Archive: Haute couture

ziad nakad ss18 – couture

by Abdon FLORES The Demeter collection created by Lebanese designer Ziad Nakad makes a clear appeal to mother Earth. By taking as inspiration the Greek goddess of wheat, Mr. Nakad had an inherent… Continue reading

Yumi Katsura SS18 – Couture

by Abdon FLORES The end of January in Paris is an important date for all fashion lovers since haute couture week takes place in the capital. For venerable brands like Yumi Katsura, this is… Continue reading

Les petites robes noires: 1921-2010

by Abdon FLORES An important auction –another– will be held in Paris, fashion epicenter of the world right during Fashion Week SS18. Sotheby’s Paris has announced its second haute couture sale presented in… Continue reading

Ewa Minge Couture FW 17

The Shangri-La palace was the venue for Ewa Minge’s  fall-winter 2017/18 Couture collection. Inspired by the ancient gypsy fables, most of the looks transports us into an enchanted, joyful and dancing world. Multi-colored… Continue reading

Patuna couture FW 17

Haute couture is back in Paris, and Georgian designer Patuna showed her Fall-Winter couture collection at the trendy Faust. Her proposal merges Gaudi’s organic architecture and Dali’s dreamlike abstraction. Oscillating between rigor and… Continue reading

Ziad Nakad – couture ss17

by Abdon FLORES During the haute couture week in Paris, there are some couture shows taking place in many of the fancy venues akin to this high fashion style. In fact, it is… Continue reading

Celia Kritharioti – couture ss17

Abdon FLORES By playing with one of Charles Baudelaire’s main titles (Les fleurs du mal), Greek designer Celia Kritharioti assured a great deal of attention to her SS17 couture collection. “Les fleurs du… Continue reading

Giambattista Valli – haute couture ss17

by Abdon FLORES Giambattista Valli is one of those designers, like Galliano or Gaultier, who were born to design couture. He has the right touch to create beautiful dresses which will look breathtaking… Continue reading

Schiaparelli – haute couture SS 2017

The announce that venerated couture house Schiaparelli got again its haute couture label made a lot of noise a few weeks ago. Great expectations were put on this come-back show which took place… Continue reading

Schiaparelli – Haute Couture label

A good news for fashion in the dawn of the year, is that Schiaparelli has been awarded with the official Haute Couture label by the French Ministry of Industry and the French Couture Federation.… Continue reading