20 mars 2017

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers announces series of luxury accessories and couture auctions

  CHICAGO, IL.- Leslie Hindman Auctioneers will conduct two sales of curated couture and luxury accessories for the upcoming spring season. The April 5 Luxury Accessories and Couture auction will include over 150 lots spanning from the 1920s onward by iconic designers. Starting March 27 and running through April 7 is a timed online only sale, Spring Staples, which will feature everyday couture from Hermes scarves to costume jewelry. The April 5 auction includes numerous Hermes handbags in bright colors such as a gold... [Lire la suite]

31 décembre 2016

National Gallery of Victoria to present "The House of Dior: Seventy Years of Haute Couture"

Inside the ateliers of the House of Dior, 2012 © Pol Baril. MELBOURNE.- In celebration of the seventieth anniversary of the House of Dior, one of the most prestigious couture houses in the world, the National Gallery of Victoria will present the never-before-seen exhibition The House of Dior: Seventy Years of Haute Couture at NGV International from 27 August to 7 November, 2017.   Exclusive to Melbourne, the exhibition is a collaboration between the NGV and the House of Dior and will feature a sumptuous display... [Lire la suite]
22 juillet 2015

La collection personnelle d’un créateur de mode Haute-Couture et Prêt-à-porter chez Ivoire Lyon, vendredi 9 octobre 2015

 LYON - Cette collection inédite, provenant d’un grand créateur de mode, réunit une centaine de pièces de la maison DIOR et retrace les grandes heures de la marque de l’avenue Montaigne. Cet ensemble présente de rares modèles de défilé Haute-Couture de Gianfranco Ferré qui furent portés par les plus grands mannequins de l’époque ainsi que les collections Prêt- à-Porter emblématiques de John Galliano dont certaines firent scandale à l’instar de la collection Les Prostituées de l’avenue Montaigne. La Haute Couture par... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2013

Éloge de la Haute Couture à l'Hôtel de Ville

Madeleine Vionnet, robe du soir, vers 1931. Collection Musée Galliera Satin de soie ivoire, boucle en métal garni de cristaux. © musée Galliera, Ville de Paris, droits réservés La haute couture est née à Paris au milieu du 20e siècle. Cette discipline qui relève du grand art s'appuie sur le savoir-faire de milliers de petites mains : brodeuses, couturières, plumassières... qui perpétuent les traditions et contribuent à porter haut le rayonnement de Paris. À partir des chefs-d’œuvre des collections du Musée... [Lire la suite]
17 octobre 2009

Edito : Katlin Aas by William Selden for Dazed and Confused November 2009 issue

Photo:  William Selden - Styled by Kate Shillingford - Fashion : Alexander McQueen, Junya Watanabe, John Galliano, and D & G
02 avril 2009

"Christian Dior: 60 Years of Photography" @ Moscow Museum of Modern Art

Dior has always fostered a special bond with great photographers MOSCOW.- Christian Dior presents the exhibition Christian Dior: 60 years of Photography that will be held during the 6th International Festival “Fashion and Style in Photography 2009”. This exhibition tells the history of Christian Dior through a selection of 120 pictures from the world’s greatest photographers. Dior has always fostered a special bond with great photographers. In the 1940s and 1950s Erwin Blumenfeld, Willy Maywald, John Rawlings, Henry Clarke,... [Lire la suite]

26 septembre 2008

"Remaking Fashion" @ the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

Pierre Cardin, Paris fashion house, est. 1950. Pierre Cardin designer, born Italy 1922, emigrated to France 1926, Dress 1960 summer, cotton fabric, net corset and tapes, silk bodice facings, satin swatch, and tafetta lining swatch, polyester skirt stiffening, plastic skirt stiffening and zipper, metal boning, bra underwire and hooks and eyes, 83.0 cm (centre back); 39.5 cm (waist, flat), National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Gift of Mrs Margaret Price, 1980 MELBOURNE.- A fascinating new exhibition at the National Gallery of... [Lire la suite]
24 septembre 2008

Lillian Bassman: "Elegance" @ Peter Fetterman Gallery, Santa Monica, California

Lillian BassmanBarbara Mullen, Blowing Kiss, circa 1950-1959 Lillian BassmanBarbara Mullen, Eiffel Tower, circa 1950-1959 Lillian BassmanBarbara Mullen, Essex House, circa 1950-1959 Lillian BassmanBarbara Mullen, Flat Hat, Bare Back, circa 1950-1959  Peter Fetterman Gallery is pleased to present the exhibition Elegance by renowned photographer Lillian Bassman. This exhibition runs from September 20th, 2008 to January 1st, 2009 with a gallery opening on Saturday, September 20th, from 5 to 8 pm. ... [Lire la suite]
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21 août 2008

Vente d''une sélection de la garde robe d'Erin O’Connor chez Christie's NY

Yves Saint Laurent Couture, A Full Length Evening Gown. Estimate: £800-1,000. Christie's Images Ltd.2008 NEW YORK.- Supermodel Erin O’Connor is to sell a selection of dresses, jackets, shoes and bags from her personal wardrobe at Christie’s South Kensington on Tuesday 16 September at 1pm. Proceeds will go to the British Fashion Council, which provides financial support to aspiring fashion designers and models and helps them during the early part of their careers. Erin also recently started The Model Sanctuary, supported by the... [Lire la suite]
12 août 2008

John Galliano lance sa collection de lunettes

John Galliano. ©D.R Après Karl Lagerfeld, Jean Paul Gaultier, Roberto Cavalli ou Tom Ford, c’est au tour de John Galliano de lancer sa collection de lunettes. Le designer britannique a signé un accord de licence avec le groupe italien Marcolin et la société Les Jardins d’Avron. De cette collaboration – un contrat de 5 ans a été signé - naitra une ligne John Galliano, optiques et solaires pour hommes et femmes. Le lancement est prévu pour l’automne 2009. Les modèles seront distribués dans un réseau de boutiques multimarques... [Lire la suite]