Archives for: July 2015
July 28, 2015

Feathers and Fur at the Fall Winter 2015-16 Haute Couture Shows: The Utopia of Haute Couture

The highbrow world of haute couture continues to be a lesson in contradiction. It celebrates the inspired ritual of the fashion industry’s creative expression–yet, in reality, it is the industry’s most exclusive rite available only to a select few. Nonetheless, the conversation regarding the relevance of haute couture endures. What purpose does it serve in the frenzied pace of the ready-to-wear market—which presents six collections a year—and the mass market industry of disposable clothing?

July 27, 2015

Marchesa’s Keren Craig: Living the Dream

Keren Craig and Georgina Chapman, the founders of Marchesa always have something new and exciting to offer: from stunning evening dresses, spectacular haute couture pieces and exclusive bridal gowns to accessories, purses and an exquisite perfume.