With Elie Saab I feel that I am escaping in the couture fantasy. the Collection is inspired by the American Painter Mark Rotkho known by his abstract expressionist pieces.
Elie Saab’s collection is very sophisticated, but very soft at the same time, the autumn season focuses on sleek and sexy shapes intertwined with the house’s signature femininity.
When watching the runaway I felt so related to each & every piece of his work, I really couldn’t get enough!
Giambattista Valli, took on old Hollywood inspired dresses, the kind you would imagine Audrey Hepburn wearing. Flowers and light colors take us back to the 60’s fashion.
There were monkey-fur coats, floor-length capes over keyhole gowns and floral dresses sprouting three-dimensional blooms — and it all came with literal guides to the period in the form of turbans and goggle-eyed sunglasses.
He was able to keep it simple despite the weirdness of the combination.
Zuhair Murad collection based on futuristic themes / geometric mosaics and prismatic waves/ topography of the female form in the dresses which makes the female body prettier and met en relief female form.
Classic Chanel elegant coats with neatly seamed shoulders and neck-framing , and cocktail dresses with ornate mirrored frame; feathers and fringed tulle dripped like so much candle wax from hems; given a touch of the rococo with 24-karat embroidery.
As always with Mr. Lagerfield there were many combined ideas & skills as you can see in the white dress below.
Christian Dior ‘s line was a mix between 18th century style and modern couture,with side hoops and embroidered masculin collars., it resembles to the ones wore at the times of Louis XIV.
Christian Dior with the new designer Ralph Siemens replacing John Gialliano made Christian Dior travel through history.
N.B.: Hand Bags one of Christian Dior’s biggest industries were noticeable absent.
Donatella Versace injected bad girl attitude for atelier Versace with the black color present in all of the fall-winter show, but she is the queen of Excess & might be too much for some; this collection would be considered for eccentric women.
Marco Zanini collection was very daring and artistic, it was full of bold mixes such as a caramel silk shirt paired with pastel pink trousers tightened by a green belt; critics coded this collection more mature & harmonious than last year’s. The designer Marco Zanini paid tribute to Elsa Schiaparelli with this recent collection.
Maison Martin Margiela
Maison Martin Margiela couture took an artistic detour with a wild theme, mixing different patterns and styles.
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