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Jean Paul Gaultier Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

The bright orange invitation was the first clue that Jean Paul Gaultier was taking the fashion world on a trip to the exotic and colorful country of India. Gaultier doing an Indian inspired show?...

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Didit Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Couture stood still for one serene moment at the Shangri-La this afternoon as Didit Hediprasetyo presented his couture collection. In light of the young Indonesian designer’s previous Parisian...

Didit Hediprasetyo
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Elie Saab Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Elie Saab titled his spring/summer haute couture show “An Ode to Delicateness” and he wasn’t kidding. His collection of dresses, because 99.9% of this show was dedicated to evening dresses and gala...

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Jantaminiau Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

If you remember some of Jan Taminiau's past runway shows, you'll automatically think of the peripeteia that his models had to endure. Perched on unstable chopine shoes and blindfolded with...

Jantaminiau
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Rami Al Ali Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Rami Al Ali
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Franck Sorbier Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Frank Sorbier isn’t couture, it is art. And who better to watch over the collection from the heavens than Peggy Guggenheim, collector extraordinaire and patron of many. After an opening monologue...

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On Aura Tout Vu Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

After celebrating ten years of couture just last season, Livia Stoianova and Yassen Samouilov have taken On Aura Tout Vu (a French colloquial expression that can be translated to “Now that takes...

On Aura Tout Vu
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Bouchra Jarrar Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

It is no accident that the Musee Bourdelle continues to be the show location for Bouchra Jarrar’s haute couture collections. The impressive marble sculptures and inviting surroundings are a perfect...

Bouchra Jarrar
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Alexandre Vauthier Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Ever since Alexandre Vauthier started his own Haute Couture line, the Parisian runways became more voluptuous. In fact, if you consider that his fan-club – consisting of both, famous R'n'B singers...

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Giorgio Armani Privé Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

After so many seasons and with so many lines, Giorgio Armani has got his formula for success down pat. A fact that was underlined at his Armani Privé show which, despite having to change it’s start...

Giorgio Armani Privé
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Julien Fournié Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Julien Fournié
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Atelier Gustavolins Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

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Stephane Rolland Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

This season, Kim came without Kanye, and arrived in time for the show. Squads of bump-watchers craned their necks, hoping to catch a glimpse of the couple’s growing sensation, well hidden behind...

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Ulyana Sergeenko Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

From street style darling to couture mogul? For a privileged few, couture is a way of life, and Russian couture collector Ulyana Sergeenko is part of this rarefied breed. But outside the Théâtre...

Ulyana Sergeenko
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Chanel Couture Spring Summer 2013 Paris

To understand the Chanel haute couture spring/summer 2013 show you have to start with the bride. Sorry, make that brides- plural. As Karl Lagerfeld made a different sort of fashion statement this...

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