With each haute couture season bringing a beautiful barrage of fanciful, costly pieces, it’s hard to imagine how couture can apply to our daily life. Instead of writing it off as another season of clothes that are out of our reach, we think that there’s a lot to learn from couture. The surprising mix of colors, textures, and shapes can be a fun styling rubric that challenges us to rethink the way we dress and imagine ourselves — even if it’s just in our heads. (source: nymag.com, Veronica Misako Gledhill)
We could not agree more and put together our two favorites:
Christian Dior: Zero + Maria Cornejo tank ade georgette, $190 Gravity Pope, Miu Miu satin criss-cross sandal, $690 Barneys New York, Gingham lace pencil skirt, $96 Topshop, Maya moto jacket in ice blue, $447 Reiss, Calvin Klein Collection heron cross body satchel, $485Avenue 32
Bouchra Jarra: Rag & Bone finn vest, $367Matchesfashion.com, Saint Laurent leather sandals, $795 Net-a-porter, Julyana’s wide high polished silver bib choker style necklace, $58 Fantasy Jewelry Box, Quilted cigarette trousers, $100 Topshop, Rick Owens Lilies giacca manica top, $314 Farfetch, Metal appliqués slim belt, $30 Mango, Maison Martin Margiela perspex belt, $280 Farfetch.
photo credentials: nymag.com