11 July 2011 - Short Message
What is Haute Couture?
...is the leading question of journalist Gemma Champ who explores on TheNational the definition of Haute Couture by reporting from the most current Fall/Winter 2011 presentations in Paris and the stylistic differences and characteristics of Valentino, Dior, Armani, Alaia, Gaultier, Philip Treacy, Alexis Mabille, new comer Iris van Herpen... Gemma Champ comes in her article to the conculsion: "Riccardo Tisci at Givenchy, meanwhile, offered probably the most pure vision of what haute couture means..." thenational.ae/lifestyle/whither-haute-couture-cracks-show-at-paris-fashion-week?pageCount=3
Riccardo Tisci speaks about the creations of materials, clothings, the used techniques of the FW2011 Haute Couture collection by Givenchy in a Style.com video interview youtu.be/wGSvhaCy3_g.
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