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Who is your favorite classic couture designer?

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and why?


  1. user-7629122 | | #1

    I love Chanel... but who doesn't!

  2. onceover | | #2

    I only have knowledge of Claire Shaeffer and have read her materials. She is current and easy to follow. Sadly, I think couture methods is fading away in this current time. It is more of a quantity world rather than quality. It is also a 'get it done' sewing hobby rather than achieving self satisfaction through perfection. However, I feel there will always be couture techniques used by some. My favorite techniques - the use of any hand work with needle and thread on anything!

  3. user-2192365 | | #3

    I also love a lot of Chanel, but having been to the Dior exhibition (London) I think I found my favourite there

  4. ThreadsMagazineWeb | | #4

    Oo, how was the Dior exhibit? Do you have any photos you could post? We would love to see...

    1. islandpeach | | #9

      I'm late to the party, here, but Madeleine Vionnet was a master of fabric manipulation and certainly
      at the inception of modern elegance.

  5. kisenian | | #6

    Elsa Schiaparelli, Dior, Givenchy, Iris van Herpen and Balenciaga.

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    pjwhite530 | | #7

    Chanel, Dior, Fortuny. It’s impossible to choose just one.

  7. ApparelPineapple | | #8

    Although I'm not a big fan of Stella McCartney's designs, her dress for Megan Markle's wedding is stunning ^_^
    Versace is the most adorable fashion house. Their designs are gorgeous, yet classy. Even with those crazy prints and unordinary style, they look extremely feminine.

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