Dior Silk, pale rose wedding dress and bonnet – the ultimate bridal gown. Raf Simons proving that the art of haute couture can look as crisp and relevant for today’s super-wealthy as it did in Christian Dior’s heyday.
The Chanel set at the Grand Palais There were many ‘gardens’ at couture this season (Dior, Valentino,) but Chanel’s, well, it was a forest of Holm Oaks and Scots Pines and with a wooden amphitheatre to seat guests.
Dreamiest Dress Award goes to Giambattista Valli Look 42 said it all. Well, it said everything about Valli’s dreams of how couture should be: excessive, beautiful, sensitively crafted. Simply a knock out.