Tommy Hilfiger and Zendaya’s ‘Battle of Versailles’-Themed Show Was Pure, Disco Joy

Inspired by an event that changed fashion as we know it forever, the Spring 2019 TommyNow show was a funky, euphoric celebration of diversity and history.Grace freakin’ Jones! Photo: ImaxtreeBack in October, Tommy Hilfiger announced that 22-year-old actress, singer and model Zendaya had been chosen as the new global women’s ambassador and collaborator for his […]

Bright-Red Coats Were a Street Style Staple at Paris Couture Week

Showgoers battled the cold in the fiery hue.Street style at Couture Week in Paris. Photos: ImaxtreeWith a mix of snow and circus acts, Couture Week in Paris wasn’t the springy dream we’d hoped it would be. Chanel did build a verdant, poolside garden inside the Grand Palais, giving showgoers a much-needed respite from the cold, […]

Pierpaolo Piccioli Took ‘Florals for Spring’ to A New Level for Valentino Couture

They may not be “groundbreaking,” but at Valentino they were absolutely show-stopping.Looks from Valentino Couture Spring 2019. Photo: Imaxtree If the success of a couture collection were measured in the number of times we thought, “Wow,” while watching it, or perhaps the number of tears shed by Celine Dion, Valentino hit it out of the park on Wednesday. […]

Hey, Quick Question: Which Viktor & Rolf Spring 2019 Couture Gown Are You?

“Go to Hell” with a skull in flames is pretty relatable at the moment.The Viktor & Rolf Spring 2019 Couture runway show. Photo: ImaxtreeWelcome to our column, “Hey, Quick Question,” where we investigate seemingly random happenings in the fashion and beauty industries. Enjoy!The couture shows are nicely moving along in Paris. We’ve seen ’80s-tinged party […]

See Every Look from Elie Saab’s Spring 2019 Couture Collection

It’s pretty and sparkly, natch.A look from Elie Saab Couture Spring 2019. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty ImagesCouture fashion shows bring everything from the classic and refined (Chanel) to the experimental and wild (Maison Margiela), but mostly, as is with the case with Elie Saab, they bring the just plain pretty. From sequined blazers and outerwear to […]

See Every Look From Maison Margiela’s Spring 2019 Artisanal Collection

John Galliano presented his latest collection during Couture Week in Paris.Maison Margiela’s Spring 2019 Artisanal runway show in Paris. Photo: Thierry Chesnot/Getty ImagesCouture Week attendees were in for a visual treat at Maison Margiela‘s Spring 2019 Artisanal runway show at the French house’s headquarters in Paris on Wednesday. Creative Director John Galliano, whose designs focus on glamour […]

Clare Waight Keller Boldly Mixes the Old With the New at Givenchy Couture

The Spring 2019 collection was filled with glamorous lace gowns, peppered with unconventional details like bow backpacks and latex.Looks from Givenchy’s Spring 2019 Couture runway show. Photo: Imaxtree Now more than a year into her Givenchy tenure, Clare Waight Keller has firmly established her vision and aesthetic for the house, and is proving that she’s worthy […]

Take a Dive Into Chanel’s Spring 2019 Couture Collection

With longtime leader Karl Lagerfeld conspicuously absent, the poolside show went on.The final look from Chanel’s Spring 2019 Couture runway show. Photo: ImaxtreeThe big news from Tuesday’s Chanel Spring 2019 Haute Couture show in Paris wasn’t about the new collection or another over-the-top set design (though there was that in the form of a makeshift […]

Giambattista Valli’s Glamorous, ’80s-Tinged Couture Party Dresses Are Not to Be Missed

For the red-carpet-bound starlet looking to have a little fun.A look from Giambattista Valli’s Spring 2019 Couture collection. Photo: ImaxtreeFor those who delight in the fantasy side of couture, Giambattista Valli consistently delivers. For him, there’s no limit to the amount of tulle, pink, volume or girly frothiness one collection can contain, and that was […]

Dior Couture Turned the Runway Into a Circus Ring for Spring 2019

All of Maria Grazia Chiuri’s latest for the label, fresh off the runway in Paris.The finale at Dior’s Spring 2019 Couture show. Photo: ImaxtreeIn the seasons since her official debut as creative director of Dior for Spring 2017, designer Maria Grazia Chiuri has made a repeated and concerted effort to, as her first show notes […]