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Couturier Guo Pei Wows With Her Alternate Universe Collection

Couturier Guo Pei unveiled her Alternate Universe Couture Collection for Fall Winter 2019/20, marking the finale of the Haute Couture shows for Paris Fashion Week. If memorable was the way they wanted to close the event, they chose the right collection. Surreal and sumptuous, simultaneously dark and light, the impressively crafted extravagance of Guo Pei’s presentation was breathtaking. (more…)

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Iris Van Herpen’s Spring 2019 Collection Should Be In A Museum

Sculptural, sensual and simply breathtaking, the  Iris van Herpen Spring 2019 collection of haute couture takes wearable art to a new level. Inspired by early examples of celestial cartography and its representations of mythological and astrological chimera, the collection of womenswear is as innovative as it is beautiful. (more…)

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A Look At The Long Overdue Thierry Mugler Retrospective

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is presenting the very first exhibition on the work of French fashion designer and perfumer Thierry Mugler. This retrospective reveals the multiple worlds of this irrepressible artistic figure – his unique fashions, costume designs, photography and more – by looking back at over 140 pieces from his Ready-To-Wear and Haute Couture Collections. (more…)

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Last Night’s Grammys – The 40 Most Memorable Outfits

Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Alicia Keys, Michelle Obama and JLo opened the show

The performances at the 61st annual Grammy Awards last night were some of the best in recent years. The estrogen-laden evening of sisterhood, love and music hosted by Alicia Keys featured living legends Dolly Parton (73) and Diana Ross (75), a tribute to the late Aretha and a surprise visit from Michelle Obama. Not only were the hosts, performers and nominees impressive in terms of talent and beauty but as is always the case with the Grammys, far-out fashions are mandatory and last night’s outfits did not disappoint. Today we are sharing with you the  40 Most Memorable Outfits from the 61st Grammys. (more…)

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