Spring 2015 RTW : Paris Fashion Week : Part Two

Spring 2015 RTW : Paris Fashion Week : Part Two

Hey guys! I'm kinda sad that my perfect long weekend is coming to an end. Oh well, here's some fashion for distraction. It's part two of Paris Fashion Week SS 15! I really like the crisp white separates at the Dior show. I don't know if long coats are making a comeback but the burgundy and hot pink one looks amazing. I also liked the textured jackets at the Issey Miyake show. I haven't featured Anrealage in this blog before but I really loved the shadow as a print idea, it's quite unique.…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Jean Paul Gaultier, Comme Des Garçons and Maxime Simoëns

Spring 2014 RTW : Jean Paul Gaultier, Comme Des Garçons and Maxime Simoëns

Spring 2014 RTW at Paris Fashion Week : Jean Paul Gaultier, Comme Des Garçons and Maxime Simoëns   Jean Paul Gaultier The collection was an ode to the power combination of music and fashion. References to Grease, Madonna and even Amy Winehouse could not have been more obvious. That said, the leather separates made a big impact as did the off shoulder ruffled dresses.   Comme Des Garçons It would perhaps be easier to mock this collection but the underlying truth remains that when it comes to fashion, there are forms and constraints…Read more
Fall 2013 Couture : Giambattista Valli, Atelier Versace, Jean Paul Gaultier and Ulyana Sergeenko

Fall 2013 Couture : Giambattista Valli, Atelier Versace, Jean Paul Gaultier and Ulyana Sergeenko

So here's my final post on the Fall 2013 Couture collections. Giambattista Valli in a gorgeous floral collection, Atelier Versace bringing sexy back, Jean Paul Gaultier and cougars and finally, Ulyana Sergeenko with her take on vintage with a modern twist.   Giambattista Valli Inspired by porcelain, I love this collection. The silhouettes are daring but look less harsh because of the beautiful prints and embroidery. Atelier Versace There was a lot of skin at the Verace show but some very coveted pieces as well. The coat with the logo belt and detailing…Read more

Fall 2012 Couture : Jean Paul Gaultier

Jean Paul Gaultier has  a very exciting couture collection this season. He draws inspiration from artists, writers in Paris. The collection is very masculine and edgy. There's a mix of leather and fabric which embodies hard and soft aspects of the look. The jeweltoned dresses and gowns have exaggerated collars and frames at the hips to emphasize it. But you also have intricately designed gowns in flattering colours. I love the black mesh maxi dresses and colourful geometric patched pants.                          …Read more