Tag: haute couture

Andrew GN: A Mercurial Approach to Design, PFW Spring/Summer 2019

Andrew GN: A Mercurial Approach to Design, PFW Spring/Summer 2019

Andrew GN is a designer with a mercurial approach to design. Unlike his peers, one collection rarely rolls into the next, and he does not lazily re-appropriate his previous collections. I have learned the hard way not to get too comfortable in my love affair […]

Couture Beyond: Close-up of the Genius of Guo Pei [PHOTOS]

Couture Beyond: Close-up of the Genius of Guo Pei [PHOTOS]

Guo Pei: Couture Beyond is the first Canadian exhibition devoted to the work of Guo Pei, China’s preeminent couturière. This mid-career survey features more than forty complete looks from Guo Pei’s most iconic runways from 2006 to 2017. In her theatrical, extravagant creations, Guo Pei combines […]

Chinese Couturier Guo Pei to Visit Vancouver for VAG Launch

Chinese Couturier Guo Pei to Visit Vancouver for VAG Launch

At 51, Guo Pei is China’s most renowned couturier and for 20 years her pieces have showcased traditional Chinese craftsmanship with the incorporation of Western and contemporary elements. The western world most likely first heard of Guo Pei from the dramatic entrance that Rihanna made […]

Behold the Shocking Pinkness of TWG’s Breakfast Bulldog Tea

Behold the Shocking Pinkness of TWG’s Breakfast Bulldog Tea

Usher in the Year of the Dog with TWG Tea’s first Haute Couture Tea of 2018, the Breakfast Bulldog Tea, a bright and sunny morning blend as invigorating as a run in the park. Perfect when paired with a celebratory brunch, this limited edition blend […]