Tag: Couture

Riccardo Tisci on the front row

Remember when we told you designers actually pay celebrities – make that people – to sit in their front row? Well that’s not the case with couture, and it’s certainly […]

The demand for Couture rises

Those that thought couture was on it’s way out clearly didn’t get the memo – fashion’s top couture houses have reported a marked increase in both sales and demand in […]

Dior’s couture pop-up exhibition

If you were in Paris last Thursday, lucky you. For that night only, Dior displayed an exhibition complete with 32 couture dresses and corresponding lipsticks at the LVMH headquarters – […]

Givenchy ends couture catwalks

Wave goodbye to Givenchy couture shows – the luxury French fashion house is bidding adieu to showing its couture collections on the catwalk and is instead inviting its high fashion […]

The end of couture?

We’re sure you don’t need telling that times are tough, but it’s not just us ordinary folk who are feeling the pinch, nor is it just a few unfortunate fashion […]

Christian Lacroix: on the up

After filing for bankruptcy last year and being reduced to a mere licensing operation in December, things could finally be looking up for Christian Lacroix: it’s back on the move […]

Gucci couture?

With Paris Couture Week in full force, all eyes are on the fashion houses: Christian Lacroix’s sad exit from the couture circuit has left a noticeable gap in the field, […]

Lacroix designs uniforms

A Paris court may have decided his future a few weeks ago, but that hasn’t stopped Christian Lacroix from doing what he does best: designing. And in this case, the […]

Christian Lacroix files for bankruptcy

Sadly, we have yet another casualty of the global recession. Yesterday, French fashion house Christian Lacroix filed for bankruptcy, citing the, “consequences of the global financial crisis which has sharply […]