DHL Delivers Haute Couture. Fashions Made Of Shipping & Packaging Supplies by Michael Michalsky.

To promote global shipping company DHL at Fashion week and in billboards and print ads, designer Michael Michalsky turned shipping and packaging materials into stunning haute couture. Conceived of by German agency Jung von Matt and photographed by Kristian Schuller, the images were used by DHL as self-promotion and in a 2010 Calendar. (more…)

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What Do Depeche Mode, Dior and Versailles Have In Common? Secret Garden, A Short Fashion Film by Inez and Vinoodh.

Secret Garden short film by Dior

Secret Garden. With a great song by Depeche Mode, stunning couture, sexy models and the luxurious Versailles Palace and Gardens as a backdrop, how can you go wrong? (more…)

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As Beautiful Coming As Going. The Givenchy A/W 2012-13 Haute Couture Collection.

2012-13 Givenchy Couture Collection

The Autumn Winter 2012-13 Givenchy Couture Collection by Riccardo Tisci consisted of only 10 designs. But those ten designs are absolutely jaw-dropping with their impeccable detailing and craftsmanship. (more…)

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Highlights From The Met’s Alexander McQueen Fashion Retrospective, Savage Beauty.

Alexander McQueen Fashion Retrospective

From May 4 through August 7th, The Metropolitan Museum of Art featured an impressive exhibit of the innovative fashions of the late Alexander McQueen. The exhibition, organized by The Costume Institute, celebrated the talented and sorely missed Alexander McQueen’s extraordinary contributions to fashion. From his Central Saint Martins postgraduate collection of 1992 to his final runway presentation, which took place after his death in February 2010, Mr. McQueen challenged and expanded the understanding of fashion beyond utility to a conceptual expression of culture, politics, and identity. (more…)

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