Peter Lindbergh – gentle genius of fashion photography

Peter Lindbergh, gentle genius of fashion photography, left us September 3, 2019. German fashion photographer and film director, Peter Lindbergh, was born in Poland in 1944, after his multiple studies at the schools of art he moved to Paris.

Sonia Rykiel died again, liquidation and bankruptcy of fashion house

Queen of Knits, Hearts and Stripes, Great Sonia Rykiel left us August 25, 2016. 3 years later July 25, 2019 Commercial Court of Paris has pronounced the liquidation for lack of buyers. Sonia Rykiel House filed for bankruptcy protection in France in April 2019 and liquidated in the US.

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 – 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…

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…