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Paris Fall 2017 Menswear Collections Review Part 4

Paris Fall 2017 Menswear Collections Review Part 4

As the Paris Fall 2017 Menswear collections wind down we have to admit a bit of disappointment. While we may love the one-off, the uber-creative or even the gender bending looks for their innovation and the statement they make about the designers philosophy, in the end most men stick closer to the tried-and-true when it comes to fashion.

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Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017’s Finale

Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017’s Finale

Paris has lived up to their promise with designers delivering their unique take on the emerging trends for Spring/Summer 2017.  The parade of softer, feminine looks has continued, but Paris manages to add a bit of their own chic to this direction.  Whether sharply tailored or looser and flowing, these designers seem to know just

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Paris Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2017 Collection Reviews Part 3

Paris Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2017 Collection Reviews Part 3

The focus was on Dior this week as Maria Grazia Chiuri takes over from Raf Simons.  For this SS 2017 collection  during Paris Fashion Week, she offered options for all the different facets of her clients’ personality.  Feeling a bit sporty?  The quilted jackets and Capri pants were spot on.  The corseted looks, bandeau tops

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Finale

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Finale

Once you get over the shock you’ll put your tongue back in your mouth and laud the intrinsic value of the Maison Margiela fall couture collection for 2016 because it’s just really cool!   While the clothes on face value seem somewhat thrown together, you realize this stuff just doesn’t just happen. It takes a brilliant

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 4

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 4

Zuhair Murad‘s haute couture fall 2016 collection almost seemed like two distinct streams of consciousness…one full of soft, ethereal, and sexy angelic dresses and the second group reflecting a strong gypsy dreamer with a rock-glam edge. With lots of skin peeking through tulle, the requisite couture touches of beading, embroidery, luxe embellishments, and lush fabrications

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 2

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 2

Haute couture doesn’t mean that the clothes all have to be spectacular red-carpet gowns, but when they are it makes us oh so happy! The Alexis Mabille 2016 fall couture collection was chock full of special occasion dresses that made us anxious for black tie season to begin. Using fine fabrics of silk faille, radzimir,

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Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 1

Haute Couture Fall 2016 Collection Reviews Part 1

Donatella Versace made it easy for us to enjoy haute couture Fall 2016 without intimidation or fuss. She described her 2016 fall couture by saying, “This collection is different for me. I put a lot of attention on draping, and less on embroideries and super-sexy.” A youthful modernity comes through with her body skimming silhouettes and hem

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