Iris van Herpen Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Iris van Herpen Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 called “SYNTOPIA”. In this collection Iris van Herpen explores the new worlds that arise within synthetic biology and the intertwining relationships between the organic and the inorganic. ʻSyntopiaʼ acknowledges the current scientific shift in which biology converges with technology and visualizes the fragility and power within. For Syntopia, Van…

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…

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…

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…

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,…

Dolce & Gabbana Fall Winter 2018-19 Milan

Dolce & Gabbana Fall Winter 2018-19 Milan.  Dolce & Gabbana blow up minds ones again with new collection and the show. Extravaganza on the face of Mona Lisa  made even Leonardo surprised. Yes, they are bringing everything we love from Italy : flowers, painters, religious symbols. Dolce & Gabbana isn’t a religion, but could become one….

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…

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.  

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…

ALEXANDRE VAUTHIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

ALEXANDRE VAUTHIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Spectacular Spring Summer 2018 collection of Alexandre Vauthier set as Commedia Dell’Arte performance. Harlequin, Colombina, Pierro, Zanni and Pulcinella walk down the runway. Final touch of the performance – Alain Mikli’s sunglasses. Great collaboration of another great master of fashion.  Since Alain Mikli’s launch in 1978, the brand has been synonymous…

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…

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…

VANCOUVER Fashion Week Spring Summer 2018

RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® www.vanfashionweek.com Vancouver Fashion Week​ ​is​ ​the​ ​fastest​ ​growing​ ​fashion​ ​week​ ​in​ ​the​ ​world​ ​and​ ​the​ ​only​ ​industry​ ​event​ ​that​ ​actively seeks​ ​out​ ​to​ ​showcase​ ​international​ ​award​ ​winning​ ​designers​ ​from​ ​over​ ​25​ ​global​ ​fashion capitals.​ ​For​ ​30​ ​seasons,​ ​Vancouver​ ​Fashion​ ​Week​ ​has​ ​celebrated​ ​multiculturalism​ ​and up-and-coming​ ​on​ ​their​ ​runways.​ ​We​ ​strive​ ​to​ ​identify​…

Salvatore Ferragamo Fall Winter 2017-2018

RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® www.ferragamo.com Salvatore Ferragamo Fall Winter 2017-2018. Salvatore Ferragamo was an Italian shoe designer and the founder of Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.. Ferragamo worked with many Hollywood stars in the 1920s, before returning to Italy to found the eponymous company making unique handmade footwear. His scientific and creative approach to shoes spawned many innovations…

Tradition of China by Laurence XU

RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® www.2e-bureau.com Each silhouette of the parade of Laurence XU represents an immersion In Chinese culture, a journey through time and Different Chinese provinces. With on each of the pieces Hours of work, both in embroidery and In the design and manufacture of the fabrics used. The work of Laurence Xu is acclaimed…

Lookbook Runway Magazine Capsule Collection

Runway Magazine Capsule Collection designed for young fashionistas, who like photographic iconic images, who love ethnic, chic and simplicity, who embrace intellectual potential in their everyday style, who can complete their classic fabulous look, or women who love stylish ultra-fashion accessoires, who are not afraid of new tendances. Claudia Cardinale who graced the poster of…

19th century, The first Fashion Show

19th century, The first Fashion Show by RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® The history of fashion really begins in the 19th century. Creator Charles-Frédéric Worth, a pioneer of Haute Couture, scrolls, first, his models on real mannequins, in prestigious salons where a rich female clientele gather … the first fashion shows in history. In 1900, Paris had…