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THE BEST OF PARIS FASHION WEEK: SPRING 2019 RUNWAY HIGHLIGHTS

BALENCIAGA Presence and the “right now” were the inspiration behind Balenciaga’s spring show, more explicitly, the exploration of what modern clothing means and how that correlates with all the noise around politics and the overconsumption of media news. The clothes themselves had a futuristic aura, as per Balenciaga usual. Tailoring took a contemporary twist in…

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PARIS: HAUTE COUTURE FALL/WINTER 2018-2019 HIGHLIGHTS

The highly-anticipated Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2018-2019 show returned to Paris this July. Many designers were inspired by the past year’s historical advances for women, the royal wedding and other current issues for their latest collections. Check below for highlights from the shows and presentations. MASON MARGIELA Maison Margiela’s John Galliano created an highly conceptual collection…

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HUBERT DE GIVENCHY, COUTURIER TO AUDREY HEPBURN, HAS DIED AT 91

French aristocrat and couturier Hubert de Givenchy passed away in his sleep at 91. His partner, Philippe Venet, confirmed the news and the brand's Instagram account announced: “The House of Givenchy is sad to report the passing of its founder Hubert de Givenchy, a major personality of the world of French Haute Couture and a gentleman who…

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PARIS FASHION WEEK SPRING 2018 RUNWAY HIGHLIGHTS

Last in the month-long line of fashion weeks is Paris, arguably the most artistic out of New York, London, and Milan. The city's in-your-face collections will no doubt dominate fashion editorials in the coming months (see: Balenciaga's platform Crocs and Chanel's PVC thigh high boots), but the Paris runways also showed some surprisingly wearable yet…

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THE TOP TEN SHOWS OF PARIS FASHION WEEK FW17

From February 27th through March 7th, fashion’s elite flocked to the city of lights to see the biggest names roll out their FW’17 collections at Paris Fashion Week. At recent fashion weeks in New York, London and Milan, designers put politics on the runway but in France, the main focus was on fashion, fashion, and…

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PARIS FASHION WEEK SS17 – GET THE SCHEDULE!

Paris Fashion Week is coming up soon! From September 27 - October 5, more than 100 designers will present their Spring/Summer 2017 collections in the city of lights. Saint Laurent, Maison Margiela, Balmain, Rick Owens, Valentino, John Galliano, Givenchy, Miu Miu, and Kenzo will be among the labels showing their latest looks on the runway. Get…

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LMVH SELLS DONNA KARAN INTERNATIONAL FOR $650 MILLION

It's true! French conglomerate LMVH announced that it is selling Donna Karan International, Inc. to G-III Apparel Group, an American manufacturing and licensing company for $650 million. The sale is expected to close in late 2016 or early 2017. LMVH, which owns luxury brands Louis Vuitton, Fendi, Céline, and Givenchy, will now own only one American…

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THE TOP 7 SHOWS OF PARIS HAUTE COUTURE FALL/WINTER 2016

When Americans were gearing up for the 4th of July, fashion’s elite were packing for a different kind of fireworks - the show-stopping clothing of Paris Haute Couture week. From July 3rd to 7th, thanks to designers like Givenchy, Chanel, and Valentino, Paris was cloaked in a flurry of ruffles and an avalanche of embellishments.…

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LOS HOMBRES – PHOTOGRAPHY BY MICHELE ABOUD

Lukas Sindicic wears a leather jacket by as skirt by SKINGRAFT, trousers by GIVENCHY, and his own necklace. Left page: Todd Flaherty wears a top by SKINGRAFT, harness by NICK STRYKER, and shorts by GRAYERS. Right page: Diego Alberto Sanchez-Maitret wears a shirt by MARTIN KEEHN, a double breasted jacket by RAFI & OLGA, and…

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NAOMI CAMPBELL HONORED AT AMFAR INSPIRATION GALA NEW YORK

The stars gathered for AmfAR's 7th annual Inspiration Gala New York on Thursday, June 10th, at Skylight at Moynihan Station. Whoopi Goldberg hosted the benefit, which honored Naomi Campbell and Louis Vuitton men's artistic director, Kim Jones, for their longstanding support of amfAR and the fight against AIDS. Attendees included Leonardo DiCaprio, Zayn Malik, Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Wade, Zac Posen,…

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BEYONCÉ SURPRISES AT THE 2016 CFDA AWARDS + GET THE FULL LIST OF WINNERS

On June 6th, The Council of Fashion Designers of America held their annual awards ceremony. Celebrity attendees such as Jourdan Dunn, Alexa Chung, Ciara, Naomi Campbell, Joan Smalls, Lena Dunham, Oliva Wilde, Karlie Kloss, Laverne Cox,  and Claire Danes all showed up in support of fashion's most talented. Among established designers, CFDA award recipients included Marc Jacobs who took home…

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GIVENCHY – PARIS – FALL/WINTER 2016 – FASHION SHOW

Riccardo Tisci showed his ancient Egyptian inspired collection for Givenchy at The Carreau du Temple on March 6th during Paris Fashion Week. Before he was a well-known designer, Tisci had many shows at this venue. For this particular event, the atmosphere was transformed into a wooden maze setting the tone for the Egyptian and mythological…

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PARIS FASHION WEEK – FALL/WINTER 2016 SCHEDULE

Paris Fashion Week is fast approaching! From March 1st to the 9th, fashionistas around the globe will flock to the city of lights to see the latest offerings from renowned fashion houses and cult labels including Chanel, Givenchy, Dior, and Dries Van Noten.  One thing that is sure to be on everyone minds is Balenciaga's upcoming Fall/Winter collection.  It will…

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THE TEN MOST TALKED ABOUT SHOWS AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK SPRING 2016

  New York Fashion Week Ready to Wear Spring 2016 brought us tulle, greyscale, (except for Jeremy Scott, of course) 90's grunge throwbacks and hair that stood upright. Among all to be talked about, enjoy looks from our top ten shows. Jeremy Scott  B-movie horror wigs, neon guns, and fishnets - Jeremy Scott played with textures,…

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PARIS MEN’S FASHION WEEK – JUNE 24 – 28

After a fabulously star-studded fashion week in Milan, Paris Men's Fashion week has officially kicked off in Paris for five days from Wednesday June 24th starting with the Lucien Pellet Finnet show. Ending on Sunday June 28th with the Saint Laurent show, this week is sure to attract style-watchers, celebrities, and fashionistas alike, before Paris' Haute Couture which starts…

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THE 2015 MET GALA FASHION HIGHLIGHTS AND AFTER PARTIES

Fashion's most anticipated evening, the Met Gala at the Costume Institute, an annual fund-raiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute in New York City unites the art and entertainment world's elite. The dress code for the 2015 Gala was “China: Through the Looking Glass.” While the atmosphere looked to the east, we looked…