You Won't Believe What the Chanel Runway Looked Like in 1996
You can bet on seeing a few constants at every Chanel show. Chain-link details, doses of tweed, cap-toe footwear of some sort, and the iconic interlocking C logo on display in myriad new ways are all but guaranteed to be present at tomorrow's show at Paris Fashion Week. But beyond those essentials, designer Karl Lagerfeld is adept at taking our breath away with his over-the-top concepts. Whether it's shipping an actual iceberg into the famed Grand Palais (it happened in fall 2010) or…
53 Vintage Sewing Patterns From 1920s Through 1980s
Sewing vintage patterns can be challenging, but it's totally worth it because you'll end up having an elegant dress that your favorite classic celebs might have worn. Read on to know how!
Pierre Cardin, héritage à vendre
« Je veux vendre maintenant. Je sais que je ne serai pas là dans quelques années et il faut que les affaires continuent », proclame aujourd’hui cet empereur de la mode dans le Wall Street Journal. Prix affiché : 1 milliard d’euros. Génie du business autant que du style, l...
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Sewing for Victory: Inspiration
It maybe was a foolish decision to sign up for Lucky Lucille’s Sewing for Victory sew-along. But, I already knew that I needed a new dress for my friend’s wedding in April (hey–I&…
Model in wonderful blue wool coat, tied with bow, narrow at shoulders, widening at the bottom, by Nina Ricci, shoes by Charles Jourdan, photo by Pottier, 1963
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