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Glimpse Creations Atelier

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 […]

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Guy Laroche PFW SS2015

Once again I was lucky enough to receive some invitations to Paris Fashion Week this past month.  I am always so excited this time of year when I go to my mailbox and find invitations to some of the most exclusive shows in Paris.  I love being one of the first to get a glimpse […]

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A look into the World of Julien Fournié

I have attended a few Julien Fournié Haute Couture shows, and am always impressed with the designer and the way he creates wearable feminine, yet edgy clothing.  This video shows a great interview with the designer along with stunning views of the clothing, accessories and hair/beauty at the show.  The beadwork in the jewelry that […]

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Dior Fusion Embroidered Shoes

I couldn’t resist sharing these beautiful hand embroidered sneakers from Dior.  This short video takes you inside the Dior ateliers to discover the intricate craftsmanship behind the Fusion Sneakers from the Autumn-Winter 2014-15 campaign.  My recent addiction to Pilates has now come full circle knowing that I could wear couture shoes while doing my workout!  What […]

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Shoe Master Massaro

In 2002, Chanel purchased 7 ateliers in Paris, and Massaro was one of them.  A master shoemaker, this atelier built in 1894 supplies boots, pumps and mules to Chanel and also creates one of a kind pieces for celebrities and royalty.  Take a look into the Parisian atelier in this wonderful video of the master […]

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Charlotte Licha Haute Couture 2014

Making my way through the streets of Paris past the shadows of the Eiffel Tower, I reached the Shangri La Hotel.  This is where fashion designer, Charlotte Licha choose to premier her first Haute Couture collection.  I was escorted upstairs to an elegant room and shown to my seat.  The hotel itself is spectacular with […]

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Sorbier Haute Couture SS 2014

My second day of Paris Couture Week didn’t start out well as my train from Rambouillet into Paris was running late.  Then, once I got into Paris, the metro also was not running properly!  Luckily for me, the show that I was rushing to attend was also running late.  Making my way through the city, […]

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Paris Street Style

Attending Paris Fashion Week is not only interesting for the shows themselves, but also for the style style seen outside of the venue.  It is amazing how many people go and stand outside of the show just to be photographed in their outfits.  As usual this year there were some people wearing beautiful pieces of […]

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Paris Fashion Week SS/2014 Part 1

Well, it is that time of year again when Fashionista’s from far and wide descend upon Paris to attend shows and be photographed.  Unfortunately, I missed the first day of Fashion Week as I was in England visiting family.  So, my review of the shows will start from the second day of Fashion Week.  The […]

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