Dresses to Dream About: The Paris Haute Couture Exhibition
We’ve got the inside scoop on Paris Haute Couture show….
Our Paris insider Richard Nahem, got up close & personal with his iPhone to take these exclusive pics for you. The stunning retrospective spans 150 years of haute couture with over 100 outfits selected from the 20,000 plus Musée Galliera collection.
The Paris Haute Couture Exhibition presented by Swarovski at the Hotel de Ville/City Hall spans the history of haute couture in Paris from the late 1800s to the present time and designers include Chanel, Christian Dior, Worth, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Poiret, Lanvin, Vionnet, Patou, Molyneux, Rochas, Nina Ricci, Schiaparelli, Jacques Fath, Grès, Balmain, Carven, Givenchy, Cardin, Courrèges, Jean Paul Gaultier, Lacroix, and Alaïa. Sketches, photos, and accessories are also exhibited.
It’s a rare opportunity to see so many of these incredible items up close. Please take a look at Richard’s photo gallery from the Paris Haute Couture Exhibition:
Visit in Paris:
Paris Haute Couture
Hôtel de Ville
5 rue de Lobau, 75004, near rue de Rivoli
Till July 6, 2013
Open 10AM to 7PM daily, except Sunday (last entry at 6:15PM)
Published on March 22, 2013
Richard, The Paris Insider - Expat New Yorker and good time bon vivant, Richard Nahem is a fashion and trend insider reporting on what's nouveau in Paris. Richard is the founder of the wildly popular blog, Eye Prefer Paris and leads private shopping tours of Paris via Eye Prefer Paris Tours. He is a chocolate truffle hound who knows how to get to the front of the line. www.eyepreferparis.com / www.eyepreferparistours.com