COUTURE FASHION WEEK

Style Scoop: The Problem with Spanx, Daria x Balenciaga, Amber Riley's Boutique

Style Scoop: The Problem with Spanx, Daria x Balenciaga, Amber Riley's Boutique

  by Angel Lenise

Shapewear: it carves out our best silhouettes, yields hourglass figures all the day long, and could be crushing our internal organs. Though celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow and Beyoncé have sung Spanx's praises, medical experts add that [...]

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Elie Saab Haute Couture Spring 2014

Elie Saab Haute Couture Spring 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

DESIGNER: Elie Saab INSPIRATION: "The Promise of Spring" TRENDS: Dreamlike dresses with ethereal appeal. Each gown reiterated the pristine craftsmanship that goes into Saab's styling. Looks included ball gowns with floral painted [...]

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Atelier Versace Haute Couture Spring 2014

Atelier Versace Haute Couture Spring 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

DESIGNER: Donatella Versace INSPIRATION: “A contemporary goddess: power, determination, strength, and glamour..." explained Versace. TRENDS: Evening wear in line with Versace's over-the-top glamourous aesthetic, in this case [...]

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Chanel's Nail Rings Have Us Saying Buh-Bye to Nail Polish Colors

Chanel's Nail Rings Have Us Saying Buh-Bye to Nail Polish Colors

  by Bianca Posterli

Ramp up your midi ring collection, store the nail polish. Chanel's Creative Director of Makeup, Peter Philips, just made a drastic statement on the couture runway in Paris when it comes to accessories and manicures. Over the seasons, [...]

Tags: couture fashion week, chanel, Creative Director of Makeup, Erin Wasson, haute couture, Joan Smalls, manicure, midi rings, nail rings, Paris, Peter Philips, style scoop
Christian Lacroix Pays Tribute to Schiaparelli

Christian Lacroix Pays Tribute to Schiaparelli

  by Channing Hargrove

Couturier Christain Lacroix has re-emerged into the world of fashion paying tribute to late larger-than-life designer Elsa Schiaparelli with a collection of 18 ensembles, Women’s Wear Daily is reporting. The irony isn’t lost on us [...]

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