Fashion

Zuhair Murad’s feminine allure

14 Jan 2015

Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad showed a wardrobe’s worth of red-carpet worthy looks in his haute couture collection for fall/winter 2014. According to him, “It’s a journey between glamour and modernity, between the classic and futurism, it’s between couture, haute couture, modern architecture and futurism, geometric, asymmetric and involving all the haute couture techniques.”

Murad showed a collection built from geometrical artistry. The dresses were classic cocktail or gala... Read More

Russian elegance

14 Jan 2015

One of Russia’s most famous fashion designers, the hallmark of Valentin Yudashkin’s collections is hailed as classic, luxurious and feminine. His Fall/Winter 2014 collection had a touch of the contemporary and was showcased in a ballroom setting with gilded chandeliers that enhanced their status. Their inspiration was romantic rock n roll from the late 80’s probably because of which there was a dominance of black, white and grey colours in the collection. Not that these colours took away the... Read More

Milan Fashion Week SS 2015

06 Dec 2014

The Milan Fashion Week was the last stop on the fashion caravan during which numerous renowned fashion houses like: Versace, Armani and Dolce and Gabbana displayed their visionary excellence dictating the coming year’s trends. So, satisfy your curiosity and take a look through some of the presented collections by the world’s top fashion brand which left one and all simply breathless in the Italian capitol... Read More

The Leopard Lure

06 Dec 2014

 

It is said that though a leopard can leap an astonishing seven feet, unfortunately, it would take much more than that to save the beautiful animal which is fast disappearing from our wildlife reserves around the world due to mankind’s greed.

But none the less, you can bring attention to its plight by adorning yourself with leopard-print attire and accessories which... Read More

Billionaire Italian Couture’s magic

11 Nov 2014

Billionaire Italian Couture, the luxury men’s wear brand with a strong sartorial ethos is represented in the UAE by the well known name BinHendi Enterprises and has stores in leading shopping malls like The Dubai Mall and Mall of Emirates. Aviamost visits one of its elegant, well appointed boutiques to discover more about Billionaire’s made-to-measure magic…

A much younger brand... Read More

Paris Spring/Summer 2015 Fashion Week

05 Nov 2014

It was an engrossing week of fashion in the ‘City of Love’ as leading labels went all out to proclaim their verdict on the do’s and dont’s as well as prodded us to explore the why and the why not’s which limit or set us free…

Chanel’s fashion riot

Just when critics wondered how Karl Lagerfeld could ever possibly top last... Read More

Pure fur fashion

05 Nov 2014

 

Fur is never too much when you need to brave the chill. So leading fashion brands go all out to present their most sumptuous and luxurious designs this autumn-winter season just for you

Fur may be a controversial topic among both animal lovers and environmentalists, but there’s no denying the fact that in the world’s coldest climates where sub-zero temperatures... Read More

Fall favourites for men

04 Nov 2014

It’s the majority and not the minority that we always talk about. So here we go. What dominates men’s fashion for Fall 2014 are designs imbued by a muted colour palette with plenty of options to brave the chill outdoors (or indoors too at times)

First in the list are puffy jackets and quilted coats. They are best paired with slim fit pants or jeans (or if you can get away with it,... Read More

Oscar de la Renta bids adieu

04 Nov 2014

Уходит эпоха великих дизайнеров XX века – в США на 83-м году жизни скончался культовый кутюрье Оскар де ла Рента, подаривший женщинам великолепные платья и утонченные силуэты. В 2006 году медики обнаружили у кутюрье рак. Несмотря на страшный диагноз, дизайнер продолжал вести активный образ жизни. В 2013-м было сообщено об успешном окончании лечения и выздоровлении дизайнера, однако... Read More

Unapologetically feminine

04 Nov 2014

Немыслимый крой, смелые формы, модное сумасшествие… Одним словом – haute couture. В отличие от Нью-Йорка, Лондона, Милана, где представляют коллекции готовой одежды «прет-а-порте», Париж остается цитаделью высокой моды. Это мир эксклюзивных нарядов, которые продаются всего по нескольку в год: сотни часов ручной работы над каждым платьем, лучшие ткани со всего мира, тонны кристаллов Swarovski... Read More

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