Paris Fall 2011 Couture Week is still rolling along with a few shows yesterday by the big dogs. Chanel, Armani Prive, and Givenchy showed yesterday, and as you can imagine, they were out of sight. Chanel is usually hit or miss for me. There is only so much you can do with the Chanel aesthetic,…… Continue reading Paris Fall 2011 Couture Week Part 2
To coincide with the Chanel Cruise 2012 collection Chanel made a short film called The Tale of a Fairy. The short features the usual Chanel folk Freja Beha, Kristen McMenamy, Baptiste Giabiconi, and Anna Mouglalis. And as usual…I don’t get the film. I never get these Lagerfeld directed short films for Chanel. The acting from…… Continue reading Chanel Cruise 2012 The Tale of a Fairy Short Film NSFW
The 2011 Met Ball honoring British designer Alexander McQueen was held last night. Today we are going to go over the fashions. You know the drill… who was hot and who most certainly was not. Who did you love, hate, or feel very meh about? Photos from The Cut. The Best from l to r:…… Continue reading 2011 Met Ball Honoring Alexander McQueen
Paris Fashion Week Fall 2011 has bid us adieu. I feel like this fashion month has gone by soo slowly because so much has happened. It was only a month ago to the day that I was flying into New York for fashion week And now Paris Fashion Week, with all its rumors, intrigue, mysteries,…… Continue reading Farewell Paris Fashion Week Fall 2011
For the Chanel show Karl Largerfeld used: Plus Size Model Crystal Renn, Supermodel and Karl’s Frienemy Ines de la Fressange, and Two of His Favorite Male Models plus a baby (Brad Koenig and son and Baptiste Giabiconi).
Karl Lagerfeld’s show was full of black, with few colors thrown in. Surprise Surprise! The main color were black ad white, with some silver and apricot thrown in. I was surprised that the bulk of his show had shorts, shorts, shorts, and even shorter mini dresses. There were flat shorts and pleated shorts and shorts…… Continue reading Paris Spring Fashion Week Post 3
Fall 2009 Haute Couture Season has come and gone. It was so quick, but what do you expect when you only have 9 couture designers. I was very impressed with all the collections this season. Usually I find something or another that does not suit my eye, but I was surprised by the looks. On…… Continue reading Fall 2009 Haute Couture Season