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Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli closed the SS15 Haute Couture collections with a Valentino show offering a multitude of dazzling dreamy silhouettes in tulle, silver lamé, brushed velvet in dark and subtle tones and detailed embroideries that harken to more ancients times.
There is no doubt that they love what they do as messages of love were also included in this floating collection.
With their Valentino’s Men’s AW15 collection of sharp silhouettes,
chic fabrications with cool shades of burgundy,blue, green and
gray, Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli once again show why
they are the perfect creative team for this noble house.
Yusuke Takahashi’s inspiration for the Issey Miyake AW15
Men’s Collection came from Art Nouveau Scottish architect,
designer and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The result is
collection full of elegant, relaxed styles with cool, clean
Phillip Lim took his inspiration from mountaineering for his
Men’s AW15 Collection and translated into a collection that lets
the man who wants to be different from the crowd have cool options
to choose from.
Taking place in the new phenomenal Frank Gehry designed home of the Fondation Louis Vuitton, Nicolas Ghesquière presented a Louis Vuitton SS15 collection just as modern and forward-thinking as it’s surroundings.
Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli took inspiration from the Grand Tour and the result was a Valentino SS15 collection was full of ethereal and dream-like creations.
The Saint Laurent SS15 collection continued Heidi Slimane’s journey of reshaping this grand house into his image.
Paris Haute Couture FW14-15 Highlights
Here are highlights from my favorite Paris Haute Couture 14-15 shows including Atelier Versace, Chanel, Valentino and more!
Atelier Versace set things off the right way including having Jennifer Lopez front and center in a stunning white Atelier Versace ensemble that people are still talking about!
Well, well – Raf Simons is inspired by the past in order to create the future in his latest haute couture for Christian Dior and this time it works.
Within the walls of the Grand Palais, Karl Lagerfeld’s latest Chanel Haute Couture Collection paid tribute to Le Corbusier with concrete colored embroideries and lace. Monsieur Karl proves shows again why the Chanel brand is surpasses all others.
For the woman who desires to be the princess, queen or empress of that she surveys, Elie Saab’s latest haute couture collection was made for you!
In the Temple of Haute Couture, all the maidens are dressed in Valentino! See the show in its entirety here.
At Jean-Paul Gaultier, the vampires wear haute couture!
Giorgio Armani Privé showed cool, sublime sophisticated creations in brilliant shades of red and decadent shades of black.
Vogue Festival 2014 – Valentino : The King of Glamour
Valentino Garavani talks to Alexandra Shulman about how he built a business, lifestyle and empire.