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Georges Hobeika Couture S/S 2012

Haute Couture in Paris means beautiful handcrafted clothes, and Georges Hobeika went above and beyond this at his Spring 2012 Couture show.  I was one of the lucky few who got an invitation to the show at the beautiful Le Meurice hotel.   Flowing chiffon dresses and soft pastel colors showed femininity and sensuality throughout […]

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Paris Couture Week

Unfortunately, I am in England this week and have missed Paris Couture Week. That means I am not able to attend any shows or blog about street style. I can however still gush over the beautiful creations that were shown on the catwalks of a few of my favorite designers. Karl never disappoints me with […]

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Gaultier and Valentino Couture

Yesterday, I headed out into the warm sunshine over to the Gaultier Couture show on Rue Saint Martin. The show was an tribute to Parisian glamour, with models holding cigarettes in cigarette holders and having turbans on their head while wearing beautiful creations in a range of dark shades, although black was the dominating force […]

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Chanel Couture Show

The Chanel couture show on Tuesday evening was a crowded event held at the Grand Palais in Paris. As I walked along the Champs Elysees and turned the corner to head over to the Palais I could see the crowds gathering out front. Everyone from excited fans, to fashion bloggers and paparazzi were trying to […]

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Armani Couture

This morning I made my way over to Place Vendome just in time to get caught up in the excitement of the stars arriving for the couture Armani show. Black Mercedes with tinted windows were lined up along Place Vendome waiting to drop off their passengers into the paparazzi groupings. I waited along with other […]

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Couture Dior 2010

Well, it is that time of year again…Couture week! For the next three days, I will be lurking around the couture shows to catch a glimpse of the clothes, celebrities and designers. Originally studying Couture Embroidery in Paris, this week is very interesting to me to get to see what the atelier houses have crafted […]

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Fabulous Fashion at Paris Couture Week

Couture Fashion week is officially over, and my life is now getting back to reality after all the excitement. Here are some street fashions caught at various venues throughout the week. …and another photo of Karl at the Chanel show

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Gaultier and Valentino

Ok, so I must say that I LOVED Gaultier’s Couture collection! It was a Mexican themed show filled with turquoise beads, metal arm bands and woven fabrics. Jean Paul Gaultier says that he took inspiration from the movie “Avatar.” The models looked quite alien like with their hair done in braids and neon makeup. I […]

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Chanel Couture

Chanel Couture spring/summer 2010 show today was a shimmering success for Karl Lagerfeld. The designer showed a collection of silver and candy colour gowns embellished by many atelier houses such as Lesage and Lemarie. The handwork done on the couture gowns was delicate, and showed Karls commitment to continuing to showcase the master work of […]

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Dior Couture

Paris Couture Fashion Week has begun, and I will be around many venues trying to catch a glimpse of designers and celebrities! Today I went to Dior Couture on Ave. Montaigne, just off Champs Elysees. John Galliano is the designer who creates beautiful pieces for Christian Dior. Among those attending the show were Kylie Minogue, […]

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