Haute couture, summer 2020: A force for female emancipation?

Back in January, Paris was once again the global hub of haute couture, providing the backdrop for the summer’s couture collections. It’s an art form out of reach for most budgets. But, at its best, it can carry powerful messages about artistic and economic freedom. At Julien Fournié and Alexandre Vauthier, it’s all about turning … Read more Haute couture, summer 2020: A force for female emancipation?

Rihanna and Rita Ora Jump Into Alexandre Vauthier

Jewellery features heavily in the showy new Spring Summer 2014 collection from Alexandre Vauthier, shown at Paris Haute Couture week in the Palais des Beaux Arts overlooking the Seine. Just a stone’s throw from the bridge of padlocks, covered in chunky gold and purple tokens of affection, Vauthier unveiled golden spikes, chains, ankle cuffs, zips … Read more Rihanna and Rita Ora Jump Into Alexandre Vauthier

Sharon Stone Sparkles in Swarovski at Store Opening in Beverly Hills

Sharon Stone was as dazzling as ever at the opening of the new Ermenegildo Zegna store on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. The actress wore a Swarovski embroidered jacket and jersey dress by Alexandre Vauthier teamed with heels from Christian Louboutin.

2013 Cannes Film Festival: “La Vénus à la fourrure”

“La Vénus à la fourrure” or “Venus in Fur” has had its screening at the 66th Cannes Film Festival. The movie is directed by Roman Polanski and has been shortlisted for the Palme d’Or. The star of the film, Emmanuelle Seigner, is Polanski’s wife of 24 years and the mother of his two children, Morgane … Read more 2013 Cannes Film Festival: “La Vénus à la fourrure”

Lady Gaga Goes for Pink at LA Dinner

Lady Gaga has gone for pink at the Atom Factory VMA dinner on Friday night in LA. Wearing a salmon pink ribbed trouser suit by Alexandre Vauthier with matching clutch bag, Germanotta sported yet another pair of the famed super-platform shoes which have become such a signature of the eccentric superstar. The tailored jacket made … Read more Lady Gaga Goes for Pink at LA Dinner

Fashion: Alexandre Vauthier Couture Été 2011

The Spring Summer couture collection from Alexandre Vauthier is a glamorous collection sometimes reminiscent of a 60’s space sitcom with gold banded waists, silken catsuits and flowing metallic gowns. Net panels allow for some fun with the pattern of 50’s style knee-length tailored dresses. A silk patterned kaftan style dress brings us through to the … Read more Fashion: Alexandre Vauthier Couture Été 2011

Paris Fashion: Alexandre Vauthier Winter 2010

Alexandre Vauthier’s collection for Winter 2010  offers glamourous party dresses and power gowns. Sumptuous fur is teamed with curvy waistlines. In contrast, delicate trains and sheer bat-wing dresses are offset with heavy metallic plates. In this luxurious collection velvet, gold, lace, fur and silk are all exhibited in full glory. Although the hemlines may be … Read more Paris Fashion: Alexandre Vauthier Winter 2010