Franck Sorbier Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Franck Sorbier Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection  is about fragile paradise about which we all have to protect. Beautiful story of animals, vision of wonders of the world is another story of the designer. Franck Sorbier tells sad story about how we are consuming the planet with no regret, killing amazing creatures of this world…

Aigle x Ines de la Fressange

Capsule Collection in collaboration Aigle and Ines de la Fressange launched during Haute Couture fashion week in Paris “Le kit de pluie de la parisienne” , the rain kit of Parisian. With 111 days of rain a year the wardrobe of the Parisian must be parried with the chic and elegant pieces for caprices of…

Chanel Cruise 2018-19

Chanel Cruise 2018-19. Replica ship in Grand Palais is striking backdrop for catwalk show that reflects bold new confidence of French fashion.  Docking a 148-meter-long ship with on-board piano bar, swimming pool and a passenger list of Hollywood stars in the center of Paris is a bold statement of ambition, luxury and elegance. It is…

Shiatzy Chen Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Shiatzy Chen Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris.  Shiatzy Chen is a Taiwanese luxury fashion house, founded in 1978 by Wang Chen Tsai-Hsia (王陳彩霞), who is often referred to as the Chanel of Taiwan. They describe their style as “neo-Chinese chic”, where the aesthetics of Chinese clothing and handicraft are combined with Western styles, using design features drawn from…

Hermes Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Hermes Fall-Winter 2018-2019 Paris Fashion Week.  In the garden of Victor Duruy high school, Hermès creates an imaginary forest, all red, doused in half-light, in an atmosphere of evening dusk between dog and wolf. Artistic Director Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski dresses her women generously in beautiful studded leather dresses, quilted coats and through overlays evokes a calm charm of luxury….

Rick Owens Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Rick Owens Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris Fashion Week.  Rick Owens, provocateur, this time wrapped and twisted thorny territory of the Time’s Up and #MeToo movements. “Baubles, Bangles and Beads.” It’s not exactly where you’d expect to find Rick Owens, but there was that “Kismet” song — in several versions including a quivering rendition by Liza Minnelli — on…

Leonard Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Leonard Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris Fashion Week. The Rite of Winter.  As winter came, so did an unstoppable desire to flee the city and the drudgery of everyday life to rediscover nature. Destination: Iceland. The LEONARD woman has organized her expedition with the greatest care: a ski suit, floral and belted, anoraks and puffer jackets with graphic details,…

Agnes B Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Agnes B Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris fashion week. Each season, for a few years now, agnès b. has invited a young designer to present their work during the agnès b. défilé. These designs always bear the name of the young designer on a special label. For winter 2018, a young stylist illustrator, Laure-Hélène Vaudier, who presents…

Chanel Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Chanel Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris.  A forest has grown beneath the nave of the Grand Palais. Surrounded by blue sky warmed by a gentle sun, trees stripped bare by the season and a floor covered with autumn leaves compose an Indian summer, as Karl Lagerfeld says. Within this decor, a palette of russets, reds and orange, moss…

Andrew GN Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Andrew GN Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. Drawing inspiration from the East and West, Singaporean designer Andrew GN designs opulent eveningwear with a distinctive, modern edge. His early beginnings at the prestigious Central Saint Martins ignited an attention to details that can be seen gracing his lavish cocktail dresses and gowns in the form of intricate embroidery, colorful…

Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. The collection is an invitation to travel between past and future. Artistic Director Nicolas Ghesquière closed Paris Fashion Week with a new version of French chic, revisiting classics and reinventing the House’s iconic signatures. In the very heart of Paris, at the Cour Lefuel of the Louvre Museum, Nicolas Ghesquière has presented…

Elie Saab Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Elie Saab Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris Fashion Week.  While the cold settles in, casting its grey hue over cityscapes, a flowery display takes over the ELIE SAAB Autumn Winter 2018-2019 Ready-to-Wear, as if capturing every last bloom and transforming them into a collection that exudes dark romance. Predominantly black, with touches of white, blush, powder blue, and…

Balmain Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Balmain Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection presented in Paris is a futuristic vision of feature from 90s. Models in sci-fi uniforms in neon-spectrum plissé and holographic paillettes look like girls from Andy Warhol Vinyl Factory or planet of Glamoria. Sparkly and shiny steampunk collection of Balmain has a moto : “We are the new generation”, as read on a T-shirt….

Balenciaga Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Balenciaga Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris.  “After two years at Balenciaga, I wanted to take all the codes of the house and filter them so they can be one aesthetic and one ethic,” said Demna Gvasalia. It was the first time during ready-to-wear Gvasalia showed women and men pieces. He presented a conceptual and personal leap forward of…

Saint Laurent Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Saint Laurent Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection presented in Paris during fashion week is one of the collections which became tradition of the house. Shorties, skinny leather pants and jackets, designed by Anthony Vaccarello – Saint Laurent creative director since 2016, are iconic looks of the house today. In this very recognizable style you can see fur and velvet…

Maison Margiela Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Maison Margiela Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. Maison Margiela propels its vision forward to an innate new language and wardrobe based on the vocabulary established through the Artisanal collection. Dressing in reverse is an idea as subversive as relaxed glamour: a trench coat worn casually under a dress, a jumper thrown over a blazer, or the glimpse…

Guo Pei Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Guo Pei Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Le Cirque d’Hiver Bouglioneit was transformed into a romantic and colorful Elysium, setting the scene for Guo Pei’s fifth runway show in Paris to present Spring Summer 2018 collection. For this collection,  Guo Pei focused her designs on the theme of “Life”. Elysium, an island of joy and…

Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. New Collection of Ralph & Russo is like always one of a kind exquisite experience. This time Tamara Ralph decided to bring us to China. Traditional Chinese Imperial red was one of the dominating motives of Spring Summer 2018 collection presented in Paris. Moulded white crepe jasmine…

Viktor & Rolf Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Viktor & Rolf Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. New Spring Summer 2018 Couture collection of Viktor & Rolf presented in Paris is all about tree dimensional flowers and bows. Long and short silk gowns from Japanese technical fabric  with bold colored stripes or geometric motifs  have old-school couture base. Pleasure to see and pleasure to wear….

VALENTINO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

VALENTINO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Pierpaolo Piccioli’s Valentino Spring Summer 2018 Couture collection presented in Paris is a world of fantasy, birds and flowers.  And the final and most amazing touch was Philip Treacy’s headpieces.  

AZZARO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

AZZARO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Maxime Simoëns gave contemporary interpretation to classic style of Azzaro in new Spring Summer 2018 collection presented during Haute Couture fashion week in Paris. “It’s not really a unisex proposition, but you get the sense that a woman could borrow her man’s jacket, and some of the men’s pieces borrow…

FRANCK SORBIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

FRANCK SORBIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. One of the most spectacular show of this season. Franck Sorbier recreated an atmosphere of Charleston. One of the oldest and greatest, known to all jazz lovers, musicians Manu Dibango were giving his live performance in one of the oldest luxury hotels of Paris. Another dancing fiery and great success…

YUIMA NAKAZATO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

YUIMA NAKAZATO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Spring Summer 2018 collection of Japanese designer Yuima Nakazato is a literal recreation of astronaut suits, created for absolutely comfort in new environment of today.  “Unit Constructed Textile is a unique idea and technology that we have been developing over the last few years, exploring the possibility of more…

IRIS VAN HERPEN Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

IRIS VAN HERPEN Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Fashion designer Iris van Herpen is widely recognized as one of fashion’s most talented and forward-thinking creators who continuously pushes the boundaries of fashion design. Her new Spring Summer 2018 collection like always was technically impressive . It is a story of dreamless exotic plants and flowers –…

SCHIAPARELLI Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

SCHIAPARELLI Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. New Spring Summer 2018 collection of SCHIAPARELLI is all about flowers, sun and birds. African sun blurred this almost invisible line between reality and fantasy about colors, and exotic birds in the world of Bertrand Guyon.  

EXCEPTION : HENRIK VIBSKOV Fall-Winter 2018-2019

HENRIK VIBSKOV Fall-Winter 2018-2019. Well, who gives a damn is a fashion week for men. Any fashion week is a special time to show new collection. So fashion week for men is a also good to show collection for women.  Henrik Vibskov is way beyond of all existing stereotypes, a month ahead he shows new…

JEAN PAUL GAULTIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

JEAN PAUL GAULTIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Jean Paul Gaultier collection Spring Summer 2018 was dedicated to his great teacher Knight of Art and Letters PIERRE CARDIN. Pierre Cardin and his team was honored at the show. An amazing synergy between great inventions of 50s and today’s futuristic garments with new 3d technologies and…

A.F. VANDEVORST Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

A.F. VANDEVORST Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Spring Summer 2018 Haute Couture collection of A.F. Vandevorst finds its artistic roots in motocross. Per tradition, the brand is heavily influenced by their favorite muse – the nomadic woman ready to experience. This season their muse gracefully embraces the off-road and speed of the motocross grounds. A.F….

STEPHANE ROLLAND Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

STEPHANE ROLLAND Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Stephane Rolland choose for his new Spring Summer 2018 Haute Cuture collection an amazing venue OPERA COMIQUE. 1500 invitations has been sent to all : friends and experts, special guests and devoted followers, press and everyone who’s involved in great mystery of creation of Stephane Rolland. Her Royal…

Chanel Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Chanel Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Chanel presented for the Spring Summer 2018 Haute Couture collection presented one of the known classics of Chanel – pink and blue tweeds with flourish accessories.  “Coco Chanel was here”, – was almost crafted in the benches  of “Tuileries Garden” recreated in grand Palais. On January 23rd, 2018 at…

Grand Couturier

RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® www.fhcm.paris     Grand Couturier. A “Grand Couturier” is a “creator of original clothing models, feminine toilets, director of a haute couture house”. Creations by a “Grand Couturier” is only for a female clientele and only in Paris. Haute couture can be referenced back as early as the 17th Century. Rose Bertin, the French…

Mira Mikati Spring Summer 2018 collection

Designer from London Mira Mikati brought light, colors, love and skateboards to Paris Fashion Week. Mira Mikati known for her fun Emoji-inspired designs.  Spring Summer 2018 collection inspired by love and rainbows.