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In Conversation with Marc Le Bihan. Couturier from Paris Fall Winter 2014

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Marc Le Bihan Outside his Paris showroom, boutique, and atelier. Haute couture refers to the design and build of exclusive custom-fitted clothing. It’s hard to think of anyone doing this these days. A majority of fashion has dramatically shifted from where it started, haute couture, to what it is today, mass production. Ironically, the word “couture” is used so loosely that it doesn’t carry much meaning anymore. However, designer Marc Le Bihan is one of the few fashion designers in the world today creating couture and ready-to-wear collections day and night in his Paris atelier. Marc's range goes beyond couture...

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FESWA

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  Case Study: What’s the next color after black? FESWA: Are there other colors!?   CS: So no pink? F: No, or if so it has to be the right one, the one that hurts your eye..is a good way.   CS: What comes first, the materials or the idea? F: Im quite picky when it comes to the materials I use, they have to be there for a reason, if that makes sense… I think they shape each other. I’m often looking for the perfect balance and contrast, say a rigid shape combined with something that I can’t control,...

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Area By Barbara Bologna / My Doll / The imitation of Humanity /FW14

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"IN A WORLD WHERE IMITATION NO LONGER HAS BORDER. WE ARE ABLE TO DISTINGUISH HUMANITY FROM FICTION? MAYBE IT’S THE TIME OF ETERNITY. TAKE ME HOME.” In todays fashion industry it's hard to find a designer with an original vision and with something to actually say. We’re bombarded with either one idea or too many ideas. Too many designers’ theses days do not know themselves enough to be able to put their core beliefs into collections others can believe in. Then there is Italian designer Barbara Bologna- a designer with a vision, a voice and style that spans beyond the...

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Loulou De La Falaise’s Impeccable Style Is Celebrated In A New Book

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"Haute-couture muse and leader of her own short-lived but greatly admired cult fashion brand, Loulou de la Falaise (1947–2011) was a supernova gamine—great flashing crystal-blue eyes, a gigawatt smile, and fantastic bohemian swagger that joyously crossed the eccentric line."

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