The First Bra in History of Herminie Cadolle 1898

The First Bra in History of Herminie Cadolle 1898. It is to a woman – and even a feminist of the first hour – that one owes the invention of the bra. The hand-crafted bra Herminie made is called the first bra in the world. Before that point in time, the bust was supported and…

Authentic Material – designer of exceptional natural materials

Authentic Material – designer of exceptional natural materials. Founded by bringing together advanced technologies and craftsmanship, Authentic Material reinvents material by using unique know-how that preserves and enhances it. Rich in their identity, each material reveals a story that continues with its transformation. The key concept is upcycling, it is the process of transforming by-products, waste…

Louis Vuitton the travel trunk 1885

Louis Vuitton the travel trunk 1885. Source  INPI – www.inpi.fr. When Vuitton opened his first store in Paris in 1854, he began by selling flat-topped trunks that were lightweight  and airtight, and were bought by France’s Empress Eugénie in its first year of sale. His first piece was the grey  Trianon canvas flat trunk. Vuitton was the…

Schiaparelli Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Schiaparelli Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 new collection “Animalia Fantasia” is one of the most spectacular collection showed in Paris during Haute Couture fashion week.  “Fantasy is a flower that does not flourish on passivity. Determination is what it needs.” – Elsa Schiaparelli, Shocking Life. The style of a woman comes from her spirit and personality. In…

Stephane Rolland Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Stephane Rolland Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection is all about winter and voyage. A nomadism where cultural and artistic roots perpetuate new aesthetics. Two key-words : ergonomics and opulence. A natural presence, free from all constraints. The movement is detached and generous. Comfort and sensuality, the textures are rich and sensory. Wide pyjama-jumpsuits in silk, jersey bomber jackets…

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….

Les trente ans de la maison Franck Sorbier

Les trente ans de la maison Franck Sorbier.  Poète rêveur, tête chercheuse exigeante, Franck Sorbier joue, sur la scène de la mode, un rôle à part, soucieux de pérenniser, coûte que coûte, la Haute Couture et son savoir faire. Le couturier, qui a osé « entrer en haute couture » en métamorphosant des chutes de tulle,…

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…

LES SAPINS DE NOËL DES CREATEURS – A MAJOR PARISIAN CHARITY EVENT

THE 22nd EDITION OF LES SAPINS DE NOËL DES CREATEURS , in THEATRE DES CHAMPS ELYSEES in Paris 8ème, 17 NOVEMBER 2017 LES SAPINS DE NOËL DES CREATEURS – A MAJOR PARISIAN CHARITY EVENT. Marie-Christiane Marek & the Comité Montaigne, Professor David Khayat, Founding President of the Charte de Paris contre le Cancer with the…

Louis Vuitton Spring Summer 2018 collection

Louis Vuitton Spring Summer 2018 collection shown at Paris Fashion Week created by Nicolas Ghesquière and staged in the Louvre’s Pavillon de l’Horloge. Collection inspired by the notion of a perennial style while looking at XVIII century French aristocratic garments. Thus the refinement of ceremonial dress—the abundant brocade, fine embroidery, and exceeding delicacy of period clothing—blends with the…

Karl is in the Details – Chanel Spring Summer 2018 collection

God is in the details, so is Karl. Chanel Spring Summer 2018 is about water, and it’s all in the details. And all details are in transparency – that’s where we can find perfection and reflection of absolute purity of new collection. New collection was taken by international press in very critical way : very…

YVES SALOMON – journey of expertise

For the occasion of Fashion Week in Paris famous fur House YVES SALOMON opened for the first time the doors of it’s workshop on rue Castiglione in Paris, and Yves Salomon himself took everyone for an amazing journey around his craftsmen and showed an expertise of the house. Salomon House, created in the 1920’s in Paris….

BACCARAT Timeless Legend

RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® http://us.baccarat.com A symbol of beauty and crystallized perfection BACCARAT Timeless Legend. A symbol of beauty and crystallized perfection, Baccarat has been a celebration of transfigured senses since the Age of Enlightenment. Its fabulous destiny—of magic and fascination, of timeless skill and glassworkers’ panache—is written in sparkling letters and imbued with ancestral modernity….