Balmain Resort 2020 Paris

Balmain Cruise 2020 Paris: “Little bit of Karl, little bit of Rock-n-Roll” in Mexican style. RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® Collections.

Jean Charles de Castelbajac 1982-2019

Jean Charles de Castelbajac 1982-2019. Jean Charles de Castelbajac is an artist and designer, who’s bringing all innovative technics from art and design to fashion.

Fendi Fall Winter 2019-2020 Milan

Fendi Fall Winter 2019-2020 Milan Fashion Week. Last collection of Karl Lagerfeld for Fendi.
“I want the bow” – that instruction came to Silvia Venturini Fendi from Karl Lagerfeld day before he left. The last collection of the long-term collaboration between house Fendi and Karl Lagerfeld felt like the final perfect touch in this history from the very first day when Karl Lagerfeld came to the house in 1965.

Benetton Fall Winter 2019-2020 Milan

Benetton Fall Winter 2019-2020 Milan. United Colors of Benetton opens Milan Fashion Week with its first runway show RAINBOW MACHINE, under the artistic direction of Jean-Charles de Castelbajac.

Trend – Puffer Dress Coat 2019

Trend – Puffer Dress Coat 2019. Long Puffer goose down dresses or coats became a new trend of 2019. For the new season Fall-winter 2019-2020 almost every brand from Paris, Milan, London or New York have at least one puffer dress in their collection.

Karl Lagerfeld – February 19 – the day he left

Karl Lagerfeld died February 19 2019. Tribute to Karl Lagerfeld by Runway Magazine. It’s not about fashion, it’s not about genius who died at age 85, it’s the day when era of fashion, era of 50 years of Haute Couture and excellence has finished.

Schiaparelli Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019

Schiaparelli Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019 – is the best show presented during this fashion week. The most spectacular and and amazing creative work of Bertrand Guyon, artistic director of Schiaparelli House, opened new vision on Schiaparelli house in stars and flowers.

Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019

Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019. The new Gaultier Paris Spring-Summer 2019 collection transports us into an aquatic world where jellyfish, coral and marine algae travel together in colored silhouettes toward Japanese riverbanks.

Viktor&Rolf Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019

Viktor&Rolf Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019. An investigation into the expressive power of clothing. This season, Viktor&Rolf present a group of exaggerated romantic tulle dresses. Volumes are grand but airy, with transparent ruffles, flounces and bows. The colourful collection is entirely executed in 8 kilometers of tulle. The silhouettes, sculptural and extreme, ranging from various…

Zuhair Murad Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019

Zuhair Murad Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019. This season Zuhair Murad’s creative spirit took a deep dive to the ocean floor. It is at the sight of the richness of the oceanic world, of this encounter between hues, textures and movements, that the collection was born. A rich palette with organic elegance, refined yet still…

Stephane Rolland Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019

Stephane Rolland Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019. From the freedom of the twenties revisited to the heroines inspired by Antoine Bourdelle’s mythological frescoes housed in this theater, everything takes shape for this 2019 summer season. An architectural cut, round and generous, drapes flexible, ample and airy. The colors are soft, powdery and bright. Whites and…

Barbie – Fashion Doll

Barbie is a fashion doll manufactured by the American toy company Mattel, Inc. and launched in March 1959. American businesswoman Ruth Handler is credited with the creation of the doll using a German doll called Bild Lilli as her inspiration. Barbie is the figurehead of a brand of Mattel dolls and accessories, including other family…

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…

Moschino Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Moschino Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week.  “The fashion system has sped up so much that, this time, I didn’t have time to finish my work,” Scott teased backstage before the show. “All I have to show is my sketches.” In the dream sequence that followed, Scott was a designer of an old-school, Yves Saint Laurent–ish…

Fendi Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Fendi Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week. “The name of the show is GP — giant pockets,” said Karl Lagerfeld. “GP. Sounds good, no?” Separately, Silvia Venturini Fendi described the collection as “very real clothes for a busy woman, very functional, practical.” High-function built with limited materials — not exactly the threshold to rapt anticipation. Bags of…

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…

Fashion fairy tale – story of Miniskirt

A Runway Retrospective : fairy tale about miniskirt. One of the most disputable stories in fashion is a story about miniskirt.  Fantasy, beauty, history and myths—all in the name of fashion.  Miniskirt is so casual today for all women. But the story and dispute not just between designers but between the countries who first cut the…

Zuhair Murad Haute Couture Fall Winter 2018-2019

Imperial Russia – or rather, a dream-like depiction – is at the heart of Zuhair Murad Haute Couture Fall Winter 2018-19 collection  “Un soir à Saint-Petersbourg”. The grand balls held by tsars in Saint Petersburg give way to a sense of aristocratic opulence. From the Great Ball that once that marked the opening of a…

Guo Pei Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Guo Pei Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 “The Architecture” – Time flows unhurriedly, while architecture stands immutably. “Time and Space” have always been the two grand themes that artists devote themselves to express. Over the long course of history, architecture has been witnessing human civilization, traversing time and transforming space. It is through architecture that mankind…

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…

Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection “Smoking no smoking?” breaks the rules by rejecting the symbolic masculine-feminine suit, advocating for freedom of expression in all its forms – including “free the nipple”.                    

Chanel Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

Chanel Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19 .  The Fall Winter 2018/19 collection’s “High Profile” silhouette redefines the Haute Couture look. The CHANEL ateliers created skirts and long dresses in tweed, velvet and chiffon with zippered slits, revealing the leg in elegant profile. Each of these looks opens on the side to reveal a matching mini-skirt, with tweed…

Givenchy Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2018-19

For the Givenchy Fall-Winter 2018-2019 Haute Couture collection, Artistic Director Clare Waight Keller wished to create an homage to Monsieur Hubert de Givenchy, not only for the timelessness of his creations but as a tribute to the innate elegance of the man himself and the grace with which he lived. Clare Waight Keller is Givenchy’s…

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…

POURQUOI CHANEL A CRÉÉ LA PETITE ROBE NOIRE ?

RUNWAY MAGAZINE ® Article par Anonymode Les années folles battaient leur plein quand un magazine de mode présenta sur sa couverture en « front page » la première «petite robe noire» conçue par Coco Chanel et qui inaugurait ainsi le long règne de la mode des soirées de la parisienne chic. Une femme garçonne qui posait avec des…

Les premiers lauréats de l’appel à projets du ministère de la Culture

Les premiers lauréats de l’appel à projets du ministère de la Culture en faveur des jeunes marques de mode www.culturecommunication.gouv.fr Dans sa politique en faveur de la mode, le ministère de la Culture s’applique à soutenir la création et les créateurs. C’est pourquoi il lance en 2018 le premier appel à projets intitulé « aides aux…