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  • Best of Haute Couture Fall 2010 – The Glamour, The Fantasy, The Allure

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    “As we prepare for the Spring 11 Fashion Weeks, we reflect the unimaginable beauty of what was Haute Couture Fall 2010. Naveed Hussain has spent some time digesting the magnificence of all that is available for only a privileged few.Haute Couture has been a tireless subject of debate. While many like to continually point out it’s weak sales across the board and diminishing relevance in society. Although that may be the case, wasn’t it always?Isn’t couture about that unattainable and…

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  • Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week- Backstage at Franck Sorbier

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    “With all the pomp and circumstance of Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week, we can all use some artistic whimsyReal couture, not of the juicy variety, is all about the mastery, the fabulousness, the uniqueness of its garments that are worn by a select few hundred women across the world who can afford the luxury. Or, the lucky brand ambassador actress who gets to strut a couture gown on the red carpet for the occasion.French fashion designer Franck Sorbier presented more…

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  • Patti Smith’s Downtown Vibe Is the Inspiration for Ports 1961 Pre-Spring 2011 Collection That Rocks

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    “Runway Review: Rock icon Patti Smith was the style inspiration for the knockout Ports 1961 Pre-Spring 2011 collection by Tia Cibani. For anyone who has not had the amazing experience of seeing Smith perform live, particularly in a small venue, you are truly missing out on a brilliant force of music, poetry, and performance. From the days of being called the “Godmother of Punk, ” to her riveting early album covers photographed by Robert Mapplethorpe, Patti Smith does it on…

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  • Get the Clean Chic Look from the Paris Fall 2010 Runways

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    Streamlined, timeless, and elegant style that works so well in this economy. Look ahead to your future shopping and back in your closet for the pared down and simple classic looks that paraded the Paris fall runways.Clean chic and minimalistic stylings that are unfussy, easy to wear, and most important timeless yet modern. If that’s not recession-proof fashion, we don’t know what is.originalThere is a seasonless aesthetic to palette-cleansing Clean Chic simplicity that works so well in this economy. The…

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  • Milan Fashion Week Look Back Move Ahead Fall 2010

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    Milan Fashion Week Look Back Move Ahead Fall 2010. Fashion inspiration from the Milan runways.As with London inspiration last, our friends at VagabondNYC look back at last week’s Milan Fashion Week to tell you what future fashion influences their vintage shopping hunts.Think like a stylist, and you too can get next year’s look right now by finding inspiration in the details of what’s in store for next season.>> Look at our complete Milan Fashion Week coverage and all Fashion Shows

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  • London Fashion Week Look Back Move Ahead Fall 2010

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    Fashion Inspiration from the catwalks of LOndon. Putting on their vintage shopping brain, our friends at VagabondNYC look back at last week’s London Fashion Week to tell you what future fashion influences their vintage shopping hunts.Think like a stylist, and you too can get next year’s look right now by finding inspiration in the details of what’s in store for next season.>> Look at our complete London Fashion Week coverage and all Fashion Shows

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  • Swarovski designer Fashion Week collaborations are just the Red Carpet sparkle that you may want now

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    It’s crystal clear that there will be some very big sparkle ahead in your fashion future.The crystal collage trend from spring moves forward to fall 2010 and it’s interpretations are boundless thanks to a collaboration with Swarovski and a dozen top designers during New York Fashion Week.The one thing that we are sure of is that these are by no means the symmetrical pave sparkle that you associate with crystal past.The new crystals are unexpected art pieces to add depth…

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  • Holly Fulton has architectural inspiration at London Fashion Week for her fall 2010 collection

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    Holly Fulton has architectural inspiration at London Fashion Week for her fall 2010 collectionRunway Review: Fulton’s designs referenced famous world-skyscrapers including New York’s Empire State Building, which reconfirmed her fascination with art-decoIn an intimate show at London Fashion Week, Royal College of Art graduate, Holly Fulton, presented her optimistic, striking Fall 2010 collection.Inspired by depictions of telephones in iconic artworks by Frenchman Louis Barillet, this collection by the Edinburgh-born designer carried a strong geometric theme, which was demonstrated through complicated,…

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  • Mulberry bags a brilliant Fall 2010 collection at London Fashion Week

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    In the Fall 2010 show from the much-loved British brand, Mulberry showcased a range of dazzling leather accessories as well as an impressive collection of ready-to-wear garments. Set in the beautiful location of The Orangery in Kensington Palace, Mulberry exhibited a diverse collection of 35 looks in a palette of cornflower blue, mauve, purple, orange and beige.>> Mulberry Fashion Show Photos

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