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Tag: Haute Couture
The 23-year-old Filipina model rippled big waves during the Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks.
By now, you're probably well aware that the 23-year-old Filipina model Hannah Locsin has been making waves in the international scene ever since she debuted for Gucci's Spring-Summer 2020 presentation last September wearing a metallic green number, hexagonal sunnies, and gigantic chain
Year after year, top fashion houses put their best foot forward and serve us some of their most visionary designs. With all their pomp and frills, these aren't garments meant to be worn on a daily basis. Paris Haute Couture Week is
The Swedish high-street brand will release a collection with the Paris-based designer.
Swedish retail giant, H&M has just announced that it is set to release a collection with the master of haute couture, Giambattista Valli. The brand revealed the collaboration at the amfAR gala in Cannes with personalities like Kendall Jenner, Chiara Ferragni, singer/actor Ross
She was so unashamedly in awe.
Haute couture, in all its decadent glory, is blood, sweat, and tears. A single sumptuous frock can take nearly 1000 hours to create—300 for the bodice alone, 400 for a cape, and a seeming infinity just to hand-embellish. 50 feet of light-as-air
It's an intricate art form.
Undoubtedly, fashion is art. And to punctuate that further, let's zero in on an art form that is exclusive and prestigious: haute couture. By definition, couture entails garments to be custom-fitted, but few are aware that these pieces are all made from
Her bright pink coat is turning heads!
We let our imaginations run wild.
Okay, envision this: all your fave local celebs decked out in the very best of Fall 2017's offerings (yes, we mean haute couture and fresh-off-the-runway frocks!). If you dare to dream, we'll make it real—below, eight stunning Star Magic Ball attendees to
A bride's dream come true.
Every blushing bride dreams of donning custom, haute couture Dior on her wedding day, but not every bride is Miranda Kerr, who actually got to live the dream!Shortly after her engagement to Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel in July 2016, Miranda met up
See the little ladies walk the runway!
If you’re a fan of Elie Saab, then you expect nothing short of intricate beadwork, elaborate embroidery, and show-stopping silhouette gowns. For this fall, he gathered inspiration from New York City in the ‘30s fused with his rich Lebanese culture, producing a
Because villains can be stylish too!
Movie antagonists are often pictured in black drab garb or dirty and poorly-fitted clothes. But in the eyes of London-based illustrator David Murray, villains can also rock couture.David creates these fashion illustrations, envisioning villains in designer clothes from Dries Van Noten, Haider
What fairytales look like to fashion girls.
If fashion girls became princesses, there’s only one event we’d flock to find the most appropriate dress—fashion’s couture week. It is the first thing we think of at the mention of the word fairytale, after all. But this year is a bit
The making of an icon.
It is without a doubt that the Chanel jacket is one of the most celebrated pieces in the history of fashion. First created in 1954 by the French label’s eponymous founder Cocco Chanel, it became the symbol of a new revolution at
Meet Marga Esquivel.
(Main image via @marga_esq)New York based Filipina model Marga Esquivel walked the Chanel Haute Couture Fall 2015 runway show in Paris.Esquivel flew into the city to try her luck at getting cast in the couture shows, only to be included in one of
Furne One gives new meaning to the Pat Benatar hit.
In this age of fast fashion, you’d think that patrons of couture are slowly fading out like a rhinoceros gone extinct. Wrong! Dubai-based designer Furne One keeps the flame burning with his most recent showcase for his Amato label. The 40-piece ensemble
Let them wear cake!
Having studied design in college, I’d often see classmates get frustrated when their projects turned out less than what they envisioned. Truth be told, not everybody is blessed with a team of highly skilled sewers that can turn your sketches into real
Kendall Jenner Walks Her First Couture Show
Our favorite Jenner (next to Brody! Half kidding!) just walked the Chanel Couture show in a red and black off-shoulder number. She is unstoppable, after landing the Givenchy campaign for this season, she now walked her very first couture show, and this