Mar 15, 2017

Designer Details

Posted By: Terri
Category: Fashion

If you need a little mid-week pick me up how about taking a peek at some pretty little designer details..

detail green sleeve

Image Courtesy Style.com  / Valentino Couture

detail gold pant

Image Courtesy of T/New York Times Balmain

detail cream lace

Image Courtesy of Vogue.com Balenciaga

 

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Mar 6, 2014

Zac Posen Truly Collection for David’s Bridal….

Posted By: Terri
Category: Fashion

 

I f you happen to be a beautiful bride on a budget searching for an affordable yet couture worthy gown-you have just hit the mother load. Ready?  Here it is. Designer to the Stars Zac Posen has partnered with (wait for it) David’s Bridal to create couture-worthy wedding gowns at a fraction of the cost. The collection, entitled “Truly Zac Posen,” will feature the designer’s signature figure-flattering silhouettes and bold yet feminine style.   

The collaboration will include six ivory bridal gowns (ranging from $850 to $1,350) and five limited-edition social occasion dresses in neutrals and a lavender jacquard print (priced from $195 to $225).

For more information and images on the Truly Collection see todays Go to Glamour Girl Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=765275060150454&id=161971113814188

or David’s Bridal http://www.davidsbridal.com/Browse_Bridal-Gowns-Shop-By-Designer-Truly-Zac-Posen  

   

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Jan 26, 2014

Baby Chanel

Posted By: Terri
Category: Fashion

Who knew that Chanel made clothes for pint size princesses!

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Jul 8, 2013

Zuhair Murad Couture Fall 2013

Posted By: Terri
Category: Designer Spotlight

O.K. I know we are smack dab in the middle of summer and the last thing you really want to look at is Fall clothes BUT when the fall clothes are Couture and from the amazing Zuhair Murad, a Glamour Girl has got to break for fall fashion. As you know I am a HUGH fan of Mr. Zuhair Murad and per usual he doesn’t disappoint. Here are a few of my favorites from the collection. I hope you enjoy it. For the complete collection  just click onto:http://www.gotoglamourgirl.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=31713&action=edit&message=1

    

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Apr 23, 2013

Behind the seams…

Posted By: Terri
Category: Fashion

Drafting the pattern

A brief look at what goes on behind the seams at a couture house… This is why the one of a kind couture creations cost so much-the work is masterful and extrememly time consuming..

Making the muslin

Sewing the garment – usually by hand

Fitting on dress form…

Final fitting on Showroom Model

and a few additional photos I thought you might enjoy…

 

 

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Aug 21, 2012

“Special Delivery”

Posted By: Terri
Category: Fashion

 In case you were wondering: Couture is always a  “special delivery “

When shipped abroad, a Christian Lacroix wedding dress travels upright in a cloth case, each layer resting in a bed of tissue. Such extraordinary care and attention to detail is the foundation of the couture.”

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