Spring Summer 2014 P...

Kim Kardashian, Lady Gaga, Dita Von Teese and Sparkling Light-As-Air Collections Distinguish the Spring Summer 2014 Paris Haute Couture A Few Thoughts and Lots of Pictures     * Kim Kardashian looked absolutely beautiful – and better than I’d ever seen her look – in...

Jean Paul Gaultier F...

Jean Paul Gaultier Presents Top Hats, Turbans and Riding Clothes with Sophie and Bette Midler among Admirers in the Audience   Bette Midler said she came to the Jean Paul Gaultier haute couture show, both as an admirer of the designer and as a customer of the house. The July 4 show, she...

Stephane Rolland Fal...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Get a Good Look at One of the Season’s Most Dramatic Wedding Gowns, Worn by Fan Bing Bing at the Stephane Rolland Haute Couture Show   Should Kim Kardashian be considering marriage again, she couldn’t have picked a more perfect spot to take her...

Roger Vivier Rendez ...

Rendez-Vous at Roger Vivier: Bruno Frisoni’s Extravagant Shoe Collection Enjoyed with a Champagne Luncheon     In the midst of the spring summer 2012 haute couture shows in Paris, the Roger Vivier boutique in Paris slipped an intimate champagne luncheon between the Chanel show in a...

Alexis Mabille Haute...

Alexis Mabille: An Eye-Popping Parade for Spring/ Summer 2012 Haute Couture   Never mind that three weeks have passed since the Paris haute couture shows. The message that color is on the spring agenda has stayed with me, most vividly in my memories of the Jan. 23 Alexis Mabille show. On...

Givenchy Haute Coutu...

No Wonder Madonna Chose Givenchy Haute Couture for Halftime: A Stunning Spring 2012 Collection   Leave it to Madonna to choose Givenchy haute couture for her half-time show at Super Bowl 2012. At the spring summer haute couture shows, presented in Paris from Jan. 23-25, Givenchy showed...