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Sexy on the street: in Paris

When this number sashayed down the runway at Ulyana Sergeenko’s spring 2013 couture show, any spectators must have been imagining that it would be worn differently in real life. Layered, maybe. Worn over a slip or a black bra, or toned down a little in some way. But that would not so much be a requirement as an antidote for lack of confidence – for…

Miroslava Duma at Ulyana Sergeenko

A black peasant dress with off-the-shoulder puff sleeves and a frilly hemline didn’t require a whole lot of accessorising when worn by Miroslava Duma in Paris. She paired hers with strappy brown heels, a wooden box clutch, and a pair of classic sunglasses.

10 of the best shoes from the Paris Haute Couture runways

Twice a year for Paris fashion week (PFW), we completely surrender ourselves to the idea of luxury, falling under the couture spell, dreaming with eyes wide and heart open. There is where the runways never cease to amaze, where new characters emerge to life and where new stories are being unveiled under the spotlight. Replacing words, the exquisite embroideries, the thousands of sequins, the cascades…

Jac after Ulyana Sergeenko

On the runway at Ulyana Sergeenko fall 2013 couture, model Jac Jagaciak was styled a little in the image of Ulyana herself: mousy brown pixie crop and full gown, the closing number of the show. Afterwards in the street, Jac was still rocking the cropped hairstyle, only this time with a mini dress, cutaway boots and leather jacket.

10 amazing dresses from Paris Haute Couture week

Picking out 10 of the most breathtaking haute couture gowns showcased during Paris fashion week (PFW) is close to an impossible task. If our eyes are set on seeking beauty on the catwalk, they will make sure to find it hidden in every single one of the precious details, cuts, appliques and hand embroideries. But in all of the amazingness of couture, the following gowns…

Girly with a hard edge

A little blue dress in a swinging cut could be accessorised in any number of ways. At Ulyana Sergeenko’s couture show for fall 2013, this wearer girlishly paired it with a Chanel mini chain bag and butterfly earrings while a peaked cap gave the whole look a tougher edge.

Ulyana Sergeenko Haute Couture Autumn 2013

As she becomes more accustomed to the haute couture fashion scene, albeit not the official one, Ulyana Sergeenko seems to hold back on the drama less and less. For autumn 2013, the Russian designer sought inspiration in the captivating folk stories that her grandmother told to her as a child. Never lacking of substance, Ulyana Sergeenko’s collections continue to celebrate the Russian heritage in the…

Ulyana Sergeenko look book: from Scarlett O’Hara to Huckleberry Finn

The Soviet cultural references giving way to her own vision of Americana, Ulyana Sergeenko’s haute couture spring 2013 collection channeled everything from Scarlett O’Hara to Huckleberry Finn. Delving into the great American story book gave Sergeenko plenty of room for drama and whimsy, in her world where embroidery embellishes everything from romantic blouses to sunglasses, where a purposefully frayed straw hat and slingshot add boyish…

Street style from Milan fashion week: 24.3

Though the occasional bare leg or open-toed shoe could be seen braving the outdoors at Milan fashion week yesterday, the insistant snow kept most people rugged up and shielded by umbrellas. But no matter how cold the weather, there’s always opportunity to see some vibrant accessories and interesting outfits. After the break, a selection of street style shots from around yesterday’s shows.