The Haute Couture week simply led to Paris, and it was a golden alternative for luxurious Maisons to current their newest autumn-winter 2022-2023 assortment. The week-long occasion included the presence of two LVMH Maisons, Dior and Fendi, who unveiled their distinctive new creations. A glance again on the Dior Haute Couture present on July 4.
The tree of life is on the coronary heart of Ukrainian artist Olesia Trofymenko’s work and can be the place to begin for the Dior Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2022-2023 assortment, imagined by Maria Grazia Chiuri, Inventive Director of the Maison. This Dior assortment consists of a collection of items via which folkloric imaginations resonate.
A imaginative and prescient that freely invests a number of fashions due to the profusion of embroidery, fabricated from cotton threads, silk and twine. The shades of beige are typically punctuated by a contact of black or blue. These embroideries are deployed on cotton materials, wool crepe, silk and cashmere. The attire characteristic patchworks of lace and guipure in bronze and black. Silk chiffon was chosen for the lengthy and lightweight attire that comply with the traces of the physique in a virtuoso sport of smocks.
The supplies reinterpret the New Look silhouette: the Bar jacket is adorned with a vertically smocked cloth and the skirt is structured with ribbons forming a basque. Hand-loomed materials exalt their treasured, irregular texture in clothes that banish all hems.
Large silk or cotton embroidered trench coats gown the lengthy attire. Maria Grazia Chiuri thus contemplates trend via the filter of artwork by exploring this territory of traditions. Right here, supplies and kinds are formed on this house of reflection that’s the Atelier, permeable to the social actuality wherein we stay.
For the Fendi Fall/Winter 2022 assortment, Kim Jones, Inventive Director of Couture and Womenswear, imagined a dialogue between Kyoto, Paris and Rome. The wardrobe is articulated by parallels in several items between East and West, masculine and female, the pure and man-made, and between custom and the trendy. Floral motifs on uneven attire evoke the Japanese hand-painting strategy of Kata Yuzen, whereas robes set with glittering crystal categorical the spirit of Paris. This sense of French ‘Japonisme’ is about off by an Italian tackle the tailleur. Nods to masculine codes of tailoring are present in Vicuna cloth suiting and cognac calf leather-based items. With this exquisitely elegant new wardrobe, Kim Jones bridges the previous, current and way forward for the Roman couture Maison.