Haute Couture

A shrine to Barbie in Montreal: find out why

 Cher is there of course, as well as Marilyn, Elizabeth, Grace, JLo, Beyoncé, Farrah and Cleopatra. There are Dancing with the Stars dolls, cowgirls, mermaids, fairies, pirates, vampires and African and Native American fantasy figures. But mostly, these are fashion dolls – outfitted by Bob Mackie, naturally, but also Coach, Burberry, Ralph Lauren, Chanel, DVF and so many [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on A shrine to Barbie in Montreal: find out why

Checking out the red carpet contenders at Paris haute couture

In the never ending cycle of fashion shows, the haute couture summer season in Paris has just wrapped. Aside from the pure beauty, amazing embroidery and intricate confection, the fun of couture is picking out the contenders for the Oscar red carpet next month. Here are some looks that stood out from the likes of [...]

By | January 27th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Checking out the red carpet contenders at Paris haute couture