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Armani Privé Spring 2016 Haute Couture

Giorgio Armani embraced a color scheme that has made me forget about the supposed tones of 2016. His latest spring haute couture collection for Armani Privé was that of a lilac dream. Dark haired models with beautiful bobs walked out…

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Chanel Spring 2016 Haute Couture

Karl Lagerfeld went eco-conscious? Seems so after the big reveal of the Chanel spring 2016 show. “Fashion is part of the events of our times,” says Lagerfeld. Maybe he was suggesting our times are that of showing concern for the…

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Christian Dior Spring 2016 Haute Couture

Regardless of operating without a creative director, the Christian Dior spring 2016 Haute Couture show went off without a hitch. This is the first season debuting a collection since Raf Simons departure last October. Nevertheless, the fashion house’s studio directors…

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Viktor & Rolf Fall 2014 Couture

Was it ironic for Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren to create an entire fall 2014 couture collection from red carpet, only to have their models strut on the crimson ceremonial rug? “It’s our idea of what the red carpet should be,” Snoeren…

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Giambattista Valli Fall 2014 Couture

Italian designer Giambattista Valli delivered what I would like to call, ‘Tupac Chic‘ for his fall 2014 namesake couture collection. Although Valli described his collection as, “a late-sixties, early-seventies kind of freedom and eccentricity,” the Eazy-E dark shades and scarf wrap resemble that of the…

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Sonia by Sonia Rykiel Fall 2014

The Sonia by Sonia Rykiel fall 2014 collection was a delicious treat. A roundup of Japanese street-style fused with Rykiel’s signature flare included candy colors and pretty pastels. With a mix of tomboy elements and fuzzy materials, I would say this was one cheerful collection.…

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Maison Martin Margiela Couture Spring 2014

Curtain chic, couture homewear, what is it that actually goes on at Maison Martin Margiela? The artisanal couture collection for spring 2014 was nothing less than clever, packed full of garments fashioned from furnishing fabrics that were collector’s items, curtain material, and…