The haute couture shows in Paris are meant to be the stuff of dreams, and even the global coronavirus pandemic couldn’t stop them from weaving their magic spell. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has a summary of our top picks of the best of the spring summer 2021 haute couture shows in Paris, including looks from Fendi, Iris van Halpern, Dior, Valentino and Chanel.
Weddings make us happy and we love looking at the intricate and lovely designs and embroidery of the luxurious wedding dresses. If you’re similarly inclined, read on. We’ve compiled the top art and fashion books to read right now about the most famous and beautiful luxury designer wedding dresses from haute couture designers, many worn by royalty and celebrities for their big day.
If you’re interested in a being a strong ally, or you want to put more of your luxury spending back into your own community, here’s one way to do so. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the top haute joillarie and fine jewelry designers from the black community. The next time you’re in the market for a pretty bauble, add these sensational black-owned luxury brands and African-American jewelry designers to your list!
Boss ladies and power women of the world, take note: hand-made and well-crafted bespoke British tailored suits are not just for men! Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the top British tailors on Savile Row in London, where you’ll find the best luxury bespoke custom tailored suits for women. Here’s how to find a chic tailored suit that’s custom-made just for you.
Where you can you find a craftsman for a tailor-made pair of custom couture eyeglasses or sunglasses that are precisely designed for your face? Our intrepid correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has tracked down the artisans who specialize in custom eyewear, and she’s sharing her list of the best brands in the world right now for chic bespoke luxury eyeglasses and sunglasses tailored for your eyes only.