Elie Saab: Mille et une Nuits

Drafting a presentation script and proposal, on a gloomy day, while dreaming of Milles et une nuits but the Ellie Saab version. So much beauty, precision and  elegance. Think winged eye-line, good mascara, matte lipstick, long flowing hair especially if your hair type defies gravity  and beautifully long flowing gowns. Heavenly sounding music in tune with every…

Alexis Mabille | SS15 HAUTE COUTURE

On how Alexis Mabille never disappoints, this also came to mind.  There is something theatrical about his entire creation. Although, they can be at times subtle, they are all imposing in a sense that they require you to stop and admire the level of artistry invested im the making of every single garment. I’m in…

Jean Paul Gaultier SS 15 HAUTE COUTURE

With his spring summer 2015 couture collection, Jean Paul Gaultier began to mend the hearts he broke when he said goodbye to ready to wear. This collection focused on the many facets of the Jean Paul Gaultier woman; a woman who exerts power, individuality and sexiness at all time.  With colour schemes that varied from pure…

Viktor & Rolf SS15 HAUTE COUTURE

In a collection inspired by Vincent van Gogh’s Wheat Fields series, Viktor & Rolf’s ss15 haute couture collection merged colour and eccentricity to make works of art. Straw hats accompanied every piece of the collection, that was made of baby doll dresses, ruffles, and petticoats. Viktor & Rolf’s chef d’oeuvre were such a hit that art…

Christian Dior SS 15 COUTURE

Couture is often associated with feminine, grand gowns. Raf Simons however, had something else in mind, for the Christian Dior spring summer 2015 couture. “Something wilder, more sexual and strange” are in fact the notions, Simons was aiming to convey. Although not a single soul on earth could have predicted what was to come, Raf…

Giambattista Valli Couture ss 15

In a mise en scene that mirrored lightness and playfulness, a grandiose collection was presented for Giambattista Valli’s Couture of spring summer 2015. A very Valli collection usually comes with a promise of sculptural silhouettes and a huge amount of florals, in all shapes and forms. This notion was taken and blown into surprises from…