Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Firsts at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week

Paris Haute Couture Week, Fall/Winter 2010-2011, started yesterday, the 5th with Christophe Josee.  There will be a couple of first at this fashion week:
  • This will be the first Haute Couture week to include presentations de Haute Joaillerie (Haute Couture Jewelry).   Collections presented will include Boucheron, Chanel, Chaumet, Dior, Mellerio dits Meller and Van Cleef & Arpels.
  • Christophe Lemaire will present his first collection for the house of Hermès, replacing John Paul Gautlier.
The fashion week is the 5th through the 8th ... the clothing presentations will end with Valentino on the 7th.  The 8th will be dedicated to the presentations de Haute Joaillerie.