the Last Emperor, the Last Couturier

Valentino. I have just seen the documentary picturing a year in Emperor’s life. It was the year preceding his 45th anniversary couture show and celebration. The movie captured many private and professional moments managing to showcase Valentino as an ingenious mind, a creative master that can with no doubt be considered the last couturier. I … Continue reading

trend followers = men repellers (???)

I’ve noticed an interesting feature article on harpersbazaar.com today. It was an article of a funny and original blogger who addresses the topic of the effect latest trends have on a woman’s love life. In her focus are, as she says, men repellent clothes or more precisely, clothes that women adore and men abhor. I think … Continue reading

Haute favourites

I must say I am not a big fan of haute couture although I don’t doubt its importance, artistic value, tradition and unique vision. The main reason for it is that my life is not one of high society occasions in which I could strut around in one of a kind haute couture dress and show … Continue reading

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