paris fashion week

When Balmain copies Mugler…. Real Scandal !

When Balmain copies Mugler…. Real Scandal !

Paris fashion week has always its part of glory but also its part of scandalous decadence. The scandal came from Balmain SS19 collection. When watching the fashion show, several people got astonished by recognizing several iconic models from Thierry Mugler back in the 70’s, the 80’s and the 90’s. We could have call it inspiration, homage? Well Thierry Mugler, himself, call it copy. Here are the images he shared on this instagram stories: It is obvious that by comparing the different models, there was more than a simple inspiration. When Olivier Rousteing was appointed Artistic Director of Balmain in 2011, he was just 25 years old. It was a challenge and a great opportunity for the talented fashion creator for explore the fullness of his talent at the service of one of the most beautiful fashion houses. Balmain was founded in 1945 by Pierre Balmain. From the outset, Monsieur Balmain’s…

Dice Kayek, vision of modern femininity.

Dice Kayek, vision of modern femininity.

This month, the Fashion house Dice Kayek is our Fashion Designer of the month. This brand, affiliated to the Fédération Française de la Couture, presents a subtle and definitely modern vision of women elegance. The story of the Fashion house makes you travel from Istanbul to Paris. Check it out. Behind fashion creation there is always a great fashion designer. In the case of Dice Kayek, they are 2 amazing women, Ece et Ayse Ege. 2 sisters, originally from Istanbul – Turkey. They created the brand Dice Kayek in 1992 in Paris. Ece Ege attended to fashion classes at Esmod in Paris. Since then, the 2 sisters became a fashion symbol in Istanbul but also are a great representative of modern elegance. With their parisian education and current location, in association with their trips to Istanbul, Dice Kayek reveals a very modern vision of today’s woman. From its first collection of…

Christopher Raeburn, “Utility-fashion” is a must-have.

Christopher Raeburn, “Utility-fashion” is a must-have.

Discover Christpher Raeburn. He is british, fashion designer and with loads of talent. Some people consider his work as “Utility-Fashion”. He explains that he designs ethically-aware collections, by utilizing re-appropriated military fabrics. He creates garments that are functional, intelligent and meticulously crafted.   Christopher Raeburn was born in Kent, East Sussex in August 13th 1982. Since his younger days, his creative skills were developed as every week, he was encouraged to draw something and then, build it up with his father on weekends.   CHRISTOPHER RAEBURN FIRST STEPS He graduates in 2006 from the prestigious London’s Royal College of Art. During 2 years he did some work as freelance until he set up his own studio in 2008. He got his first notoriety thanks to an exhibition called Camouflage at the Imperial War Museum. In deed Christopher Raeburn was chosen because of his natural passion for military fabrics and the…

Mugler Men Spring 2012 – Brothers of Arcadia… not convinced.

Mugler Men Spring 2012 – Brothers of Arcadia… not convinced.

Last week, Mugler revealed its new collection for Men, Spring/Summer 2012 with the theme called Brothers of Arcadia. As you know, Nicolas Formichetti is the Artistic Director of the fashion brand.

Top 5 most viewed posts of the week – may13/2011

Top 5 most viewed posts of the week – may13/2011

Here are the top 5 most viewed posts of the week. Have a nice weekend.

Top 5 most viewed posts of the week – may6/2011

Top 5 most viewed posts of the week – may6/2011

Check here the most viewed posts of the week. This ranking is based on the most viewed posts in a period of 7 days.