Tag Archives: Couture Week

On Aura Tout Vu Couture Week S/S 2014

My favorite time of January is when Paris Haute Couture Week starts, and I am one of the few lucky ones that get an invite to view the collections.  Haute Couture is the whole reason I moved to Paris over 4 years ago, and I can honestly say that I am just as infatuated with […]

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Delicate Embroidery at Elie Saab Couture S/S 2013

Every season Elie Saab Haute Couture manages to steal my heart.  This years Paris Couture Week collection was no exception.  Sadly, I was not able to attend the show this time, but I find myself still drooling over the photos of the collection.  The Elie Saab show is always one of my favorites since it […]

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Karl’s Garden at Chanel Couture S/S2013

Although I am not physically in Paris this time for Couture week, my soul is still there.  I am usually snapping as many photos as possible and running from show to show through the streets of Pairs this time of year.  This year, I am relaxing in the sunshine of Florida and checking out the […]

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Givenchy Couture on Hiatus

The next round of Paris Couture shows will be feeling like it is missing something.  This something will be the Givenchy Couture show.  The French fashion house has confirmed that Givenchy Couture will still exist, however the runway shows will take a hiatus.  Riccardo Tisci will still continue to design for the Couture house and […]

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Creation of a Haute Couture Dior Gown

One of the most interesting aspects of Haute Couture for me, is being able to see how the clothes are actually made.  Haute Couture is unique and each piece is made by hand by a team of masters of trade.  I came across this little video clip about Couture on You Tube and thought I […]

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Elie Saab Couture Autumn/Winter 2012

Couture season is here again, and I am excited to see what the atelier’s of Paris have created for the for the runways this season.  Sadly, I am not in Paris so I was unable to attend the shows this season.  However I am enjoying looking though the endless photos of creations from the runways.  […]

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Stephane Rolland SS2012

I was excited to receive an invitation to the Stephane Rolland Spring-Summer 2012 couture show in Paris a few months ago.  The designer well known for creating some of Lady Gaga’s most amazing looks was showing his couture collection at Trocadero overlooking the Eiffel Tower.  I arrived at the show to find a large line […]

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Alexandre Vauthier Couture SS 2012

On a wet rainy night in Paris at Les Beaux-Arts de Paris, Alexandre Vauthier showed a beautiful collection of soft pastel colored gowns.  The beautiful venue situated along side of the Seine came to life with a runway lit up with fluorescent lights as a backdrop to the flowing dresses as they walked down the runway.  […]

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On Aura Tout Vu Couture S/S 2012

Bulgarian designers Livia S. Stoianova and Yassen Samouilov showed their designs for On Aura Tout Vu’s Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2012 fashion show in Paris and I was one of the lucky few who got a ticket to the show.  I was excited for this show as soon as I got the invitation.  The card had […]

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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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