Paris comes to our attention for the most original exhibition – personalized minaudières, watches, cigarette cases in gold and precious stones – which takes place for the entire month of April, almost, so plenty of time to discover the treasure and feast your eyes with the collection of Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan. The School of Jewelery Arts, supported by Van Clef & Arpels, presents their ultra excentric items from the 20’s, for the first time in France. Enjoy and […]
As we were letting you know in a previous post Margherita Missoni launched into childerenswear – the presentation of Margherita’s first collection took place in Paris, during Paris Fashion Week, and important fashion names, like Miroslava Duma, came to congratulate the girl for her successful idea to enrich the family business. The little fashionistas – for boys from 6 months to 2 years, and girls from 6 months to 10 years – have now charming dresses with ruffles in natural […]
Paris fashion week has been marked by the arrival of Sonia Rykiel‘s promising show. Julie de Libran debut collection for the house was definitely a success – “My mother wore it a lot, so this felt like coming back to her closet a little bit,” de Libran said about the brand. “There are so many codes, and there’s such a nice heritage, which I’m lucky to be able to take from and reinvent, to kind of close the archive, and just go […]
French-American designer Delphine Delafon presents the new RTW Collection for Spring 2015 – a one of a kind line of bucket bags, fully lined in leather, suede or python skin, with a chain shoulder strap that can be styled at two different lengths, adorned with fringes or studs. Delafon’s handbags are a super hit in Paris where the designer is based. The collection will be available at Net-a-Porter but in the meantime you can request your prices at delphinedelafon.com.
The stunning glass and metal building, in the centre of the Botanical Garden, in the Northen part of Bois de Boulogne, Paris, appeared for the first time in press in June, this year. American architect Frank Gehry created it for Louis Vuitton – a project entitled to support contemporary art to a new level, and a new home for the work of contemporary artists was a logical continuation of the plan. An impressive structure whose inside we were only able […]
The news of Christoph Lemaire’s departure – the creative designer of Hermès – came this morning, July 21, from the CEO of the house, Axel Dumas. Lemaire decided to leave the prestigious fashion house, after four years of collaboration, and his last collection for Hermès will be presented in October, during the Paris fashion week, for the Spring/Summer 2015 season. He took over from Jean Paul Gaultier, designer at Hermes for seven years before Lemaire – behind his decision stands the designer’s desire to […]
The last day of couture met a rainy Paris, the trendiest guests had to come to the shows on a moody weather – a fateful companion lately of our fashionistas – but one with another, nothing was ruined, nor the cheerful spirits or the glamorous outfits. Valentino and Viktor & Rolf ended the third and last day of couture shows, and the closure of the day had more style than the previous ones, some of the guests arriving in couture themselves […]
Bulgari gathered a renewed crowed at the party they hosted on Rue d’Artois, in Paris, celebrating the Italian’s house new high jewellery creations. Between cocktails and chitchats, at Apicius restaurant, the guests were able to admire the precious pieces of jewellery on the models present at the event. The beautiful gems glowed on stars like Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, the testimonial of the brand, aside Anna Dello Russo, Jared Leto, Olivia Palermo. The main role has been assigned to the colourful gems, of […]
On Tuesday, the hits of the day were the Chanel and Ulyana Sergeenko couture shows, and these events attracted the russian girls – on the streets were spotted Miroslava Duma, Elena Perminov, Vika Gazinskaya, Evelina Khromtchenko – are just some of the best dressed fashionistas. Check out the girls in the selection below.
The couture shows in Paris attract the most glamorous of the spectators – the chicest crowd ever occupy the front row seats of the shows. People like Sean Penn and Charlize Theron, were spotted at the Versace show, aside Emma Watson and Marion Cotillard. Kristen Stweart, with a total different hair style, was the most looked at star of the Chanel show, joined by Poppy Delevingne and Jared Leto. Just take a look at the photos below. Photos by Rex Features.
The high fashion week started Monday 7, in Paris – a week where haute-couture is at its best, with first shows of magnificent Christian Dior and Giambattista Valli. The guests came back to Paris after only a week since the Men’s shows ended, to cheer up the streets of the city with their fabulous outfits. Here are the picture of the first day of shows.
Olympia Le-Tan bags are a well-known accessory in the fashion world, both for their creativity and the fine craftsmanship – an artist, that decided to unite forces with another one, coming from a different world – the sweets land. I’m talking about the recent limited edition collaboration of the designer with the famous pastry chef, Pierre Marcolini – a legend in Paris and a couturier of the chocolate. To delight the sight and taste, they came up with two chocolate boxes […]
Harper’s Bazaar China latest issue features “On The Water” story, with gorgeous Maud Le Fort – on the boat “Excellence” of the Yachts de Paris Fleet, on a windy summer day in Paris, Maud gets sexy and sporty for the lenses of Benjamin Kanarek. An invasion of colours from DKNY, Emilio Pucci, Tommy Hilfiger, Balenciaga, Mary Katrantzou, Gucci, Saint Laurent Paris and many more. Check out the making off video of the story captured by Frédérique Renaut. Can you feel the summer breeze? Model Maud […]
Yesterday, according to an established tradition, the Saint Laurent show ended the Men’s Fashion Week for the Spring/Summer 2015 season. Despite the rainy weather and the fact that the final day was not as rich in shows like the others, the fashionistas on the streets were no less than usual. The melancholic rain clearly had an impact on their clothing choices : the set is mainly black, white and denim, with occasional splashes of colour – purple and brick – and […]
Paris Men’s Fashion Week is coming to an end – editors, stylists and buyers will soon scatter to their homes, but not for long, because here in Paris the haute couture shows for fall/Winter 2014/15 will begin. The guests we see on the streets of the city are not too dressed up, they kept it simple but still looking fashionable in a non pretentious way. Here are the best dressed hits of the week.
Paris is really hot right now, and not just because of the weather, but also because here they are in the middle of the Spring/Summer 2015 Fashion Week. On Wendsday we had the Raf Simons and Valentino shows, and yesterday the long-awaited Louis Vuitton and Dries Van Notten. The girls that attended the shows came in a higher number compared to Milan, but they look much more restrained – the classic black and white looks prevailed.
Paris – a city that has already so much to offer that one week is hardly enough to discover it and get familiarised with, has now a new cultural and architectural attraction – the Foundation Louis Vuitton, a giant and impressive architecture designed by Frank Gehry, situated near Bois de Boulogne park, that will finally open its doors on October 27. The project for the LVMH museum, initiated in 2006, aims to support the development of contemporary art, both in France […]
Alexander Wang introduced his first fragrance for Balenciaga – ‘ B ‘ – a return to the roots of the House of Balenciaga (cracked bottle included) to be released in October this year. The handmade bottle, the arch crown shape (in honor of some of the creations of his predecessor) and the hexagonal shapes are pure Wang. B – the name is minimalist, as well as his creations, pure to the core as one would expect. Based on green notes, woodsy accents and having at heart lily, violet […]
Jimmy Choo prepares for the launch of a new service – the made-to-measure – that, until now, was given only to the red carpet celebrities, will be also available for their other clients, starting from May 19, in Jimmy Choo Paris boutiques, in the avenue Montaigne and rue Saint-Honoré. It’s a first for the British company and models that can be customised are Anouk, Lance, Xenie and Tite. Personalization service Jimmy Choo, from Monday May 19 in French Jimmy Choo boutiques. 34 avenue Montaigne, Paris 8th and 376 rue Saint-Honoré, […]