The best fashion houses showcased the collections of the most anticipated season. Spring Summer 2023 collections were presented at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week.
A look at the world of haute couture that offers dream-like designs…
The wealthy Thai kingdom was the inspiration for Elie Saab’s collection. The flamboyant collection provides plenty of red carpet inspiration for awards season.
THE SILENT REVOLUTION
Maria Grazia Chiuri was inspired by American star Josephine Baker, who captivated Paris from the 1920s to the ’40s, the first black woman to star in a movie.
Kim Jones reimagined her underwear as casual wear that looks like a slight nod to the simplified silhouettes of the ’90s.
The starting point of Chanel’s couture collection was Gabrielle Chanel’s apartment at 31 Rue Cambon. A collection of objects, sculptures and drawings representing lions, deer, birds and camels has been reinterpreted in Chanel’s surreal universe.
LE CLUB COUTURE
Pierpaolo Piccioli brought together two worlds, couture and nightclub, rarely seen together for this collection.
MASTER OF ILLUSION
VIKTOR & ROLF
Known for their provocative approach to haute couture, Viktor & Rolf added some humor to fashion week and turned fashion upside down. Models walked the runway in tulle princess dresses turned in different directions.