Paris Fashion Week is not only exciting to be able to see the creations on the...
Melania, Ivanka, and the rest of the Trump family provided some major fashion inspiration last week at the inauguration. Throughout history, the first lady has made headlines about what she was wearing and fashion designers are always lining up in hopes to dress her. While researching the first lady’s fashions, I came across a wonderful […]
The new first lady has undeniable fashion sense. No matter how you feel about Donald Trump, his wife certainly has glamour, grace, and knows how to steal the spotlight. The 46-year-old Slovene-American model became the new first lady last week, and so far, her fashion choices have been nothing short of amazing. Following Michelle Obama who […]
With the start of a new year comes promise, resolutions, and for many fashionistas, a chance to try some new styles! There is no better place to start with a new fashion style then with a fresh, new pair of shoes. A new fashionable pair of shoes are an easy way to update […]
If you do nothing else this weekend, you must watch this beautiful movie. It is a showcase of Dior’s Spring/Summer Haute Couture 2011 collection, giving an insider’s view to how the collection was formed from sketches into actual runway pieces. This is a great movie to show the amount of work and talent that goes […]
Iris Apfel is an inspiring, fashion icon. You may remember my previous blog post about her which you can find here. A new documentary directed by Albert Maysles, one half of the legendary documentary team that made “Grey Gardens,” has created this intriguing look into the stylish life of Iris. I am looking forward to […]
Need a little Monday inspiration? Watch this short video for a look at the stunning Elie Saab Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014/2015 collection. Always one of my favorite shows, this one was full of inspiration with lots of sparkling beadwork and embroidery. What do you think of these beautiful sparkling gowns?
One of the most important fashion moments of 2015 happened today in London as John Galliano made his return to the catwalk. After leaving the fashion world in disgrace from his anti-semitic comments in 2011, Galliano has now returned as the Creative Director of Maison Martin Margiela. This intimate show which only had 100 invited […]
Every year, Karl Lagerfeld hosts an amazing fashion show called Métiers d’Art which showcases the work of Chanel’s atelier houses. This year, the show was held in Salzburg. Since studying at the Lesage embroidery house myself, I have become increasingly interested in the traditional atelier houses that service the Haute Couture industry. As the traditional craftsmanship […]
Exciting News!! Glimpse Creations Atelier has opened in Burlington, Ontario! Located downtown Burlington, Glimpse Creations Atelier is inspired by the Parisian workrooms that service the Haute Couture industry. Come and see the new products for sale and also watch traditional European crafting techniques used in the atelier. From embroidery and beadwork to traditional flowermaking and […]