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10 Of The Best Ethical Red Carpet Outfits Ever

They’re always beautiful, but they’re not always sustainable. Here are some of the best ethical red carpet outfits, ever! By Katy Caric From the Golden Globes and Oscars to Cannes and the Met Gala, it seems celebrities are keen…

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Meet Size Inclusive Couture Brand Hala Al Mamari

Usually, you’ll find the skinniest models ever on the couture runways. But not on the catwalks of this size inclusive couture brand! Meet Hala Al Mamari, the world’s first size inclusive couturier. By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Couture week is…

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Breathtaking Gypsy Couture By Juana Martín

Ready to die of beauty? Check out the breathtaking gypsy couture by Juana Martin, and be prepared to swoon! By Chere Di Boscio We love couture for so many reasons. For one, it’s simply stunning. It uses world’s most…

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The Vegan Couture of Jiri Kalfar

By Chere Di Boscio It may stun with its elaborate creations, but the couture industry, sadly, uses a lot of animal parts, and can rarely be considered cruelty-free. From the stunning plumes of the peacock, to the more ordinary…

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Jean Paul Gaultier’s Upcycled Couture

Jean Paul Gaultier’s Upcycled Couture collection may have been his last, but it may also be his most memorable By Chere Di Boscio Jean Paul Gaultier decided to present his last ever couture collection with a runway that was…

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A Fashionable Warning From Iris Van Herpen?

Is a warning from Iris Van Herpen telling us about a dystopian technocratic future to come? By Chere Di Boscio Haute couture is perhaps the best expression of slow fashion, and for this FW Couture Week 2018-19 season, Iris van…

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Telling Stories: The Conscious Couture Of Gyunel

By Nastassja Salem When you think of ‘artisanal fashion,’ what comes to mind? Scratchy woven ponchos? Rustic leather, sewn together by hand? Straw baskets? For me, it’s mainly one thing – arguably the most beautiful, artistic and expressive form…

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Wow! Paris Couture Week Gets Colourful

It’s usually all subtle neutrals and a few floral hues. But this season, Paris Couture Week gets colourful – and we love it! By Chantal Brocca Paris Couture Week Gets Colourful! In an unusual take for autumn,  couture  runways…

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Leanne Marshall’s Dark Materials

By Diane Small Leanne Marshall, one of the most successful  Project  Runway  winners, has been showing her collections at  fashion weeks around the globe every year since 2008. Her  sophisticated designs are known for their light, flowing lines, feminine…

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Ezra Santos Couture at FFWD 2015

By Chere Di Boscio Fashion weeks may be dominated by Paris, London, New York and Milan, but Dubai’s Fashion Forward is about to change all of that. The biannual fashion showcase highlights regional talents, and there are many –…

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Best of Paris Haute Couture Week 2015

By Chere Di Boscio Eluxe lauds haute couture as being the ultimate in slow fashion. It’s clothing as an art form; a means of preserving and perpetuating European artisanal traditions and a reminder that more than something to change…