Chanel & Dior Elevate Sneakers To Couture Status

In the last season at Paris Couture Week, Martin Margiela introduced Denim in Couture fashion and at the ongoing Paris Couture Week, Spring-Summer 2014 it is the humble Sneaker that has achieved the couture status, courtesy Chanel and Dior. Raf Simons showed sneaks at Dior on Monday and Karl Lagerfeld followed suit at Chanel Tuesday. The […]

CHANEL S/S 2013 Couture Was About Gothic Look, Column Dresses & Gay Brides

Fashion and Politics gel well. Since French president Francois Hollande is expected to propose a same-sex marriage bill this Friday, Karl Lagerfeld thought it to be apt to show his support for gay marriage.  Karl Lagerfeld sent not one – but two — brides down the runway for the finale of his spring 2013 Chanel Haute […]

Zahia Dehar’s Couture Lingerie Line Is ‘Boobilicious’

I am pretty sure the Chambre Syndicale doesn’t recognize Zahia Dehar, but that hasn’t prevented her from staging her second “couture” lingerie runway show in Paris. Dehar, you’ll recall, is a former underage prostitute who made headlines for sleeping with a bunch of French footballers for payment. The French love her, as does Karl Lagerfeld, […]

First Ever – Nude Men in Pirelli 2011 Calendar

Trust Kaisar Lagerfeld to do things differently.  In a departure for the calendar, the latest edition includes four male models, who wear silver-coloured, conch-shaped cod pieces. Also, it’s first time that the calendar has featured a Indian model, Lakshmi Menon. Julianne Moore was the only model who wasn’t shot nude! Karl Lagerfeld, the German fashion […]