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Mississippi Mermaid

Louis Vuitton Resort 13

The Louis Vuitton by Julie de Libran Resort 2013 Collection is based on Catherine Deneuve’s elegant and sensual style in such films as François Truffaut’s « Mississippi Mermaid ».

Moreover, Suno’s Max Osterweis confided his love for François Truffaut’s « Mississippi Mermaid » in the mood board that was published on the « Vogue » site, on May 11, 2011.

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Posted by on April 25, 2013 in Cinema


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Roland Mouret AW1314Paris and the ultimate Parisian, Catherine Deneuve in Tony Scott’s « The Hunger », are celebrated in the Roland Mouret Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show.

Other Paris-inspired collections : Acne Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 Menswear (influenced by the style of the Sorbonne University’s students), Catherine Malandrino Spring/Summer 2013 (this collection spotlights Paris’ magic for the woman who lives in speedy New York), Chanel by Karl Lagerfeld Autumn/Winter 2006-2007 (« Paris sur scène » collection), Christian Lacroix Autumn/Winter 2005-2006 (in this collection, the Gypsy woman turned into a Parisian), Dior by Yves Saint Laurent Couture Autumn/Winter 1960-1961 (inspired in part by Saint-Germain-des-Prés’ beatniks), Dior by John Galliano Couture Spring/Summer 2000 (influenced by the Parisian homeless people), Erotokritos Spring/Summer 2008 (based on the Paris shot by Jean-Luc Godard in his film, « Two Or Three Things I Know About Her »), Garance Doré for Kate Spade Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 (mixing French and New York style, this line features Paris-influenced charm bracelets), Jean Paul Gaultier (the couturier has often paid tribute to Paris, especially in his Autumn/Winter 1982-1983 collection, « Paris Gaultier », in his Spring/Summer 1997 collection, « The Punk Parisian / La Parisienne punk », in his Couture Autumn/Winter 1998-1999 collection, « Parisian Elegance / Elégance parisienne », and in his Autumn/Winter 2000-2001 collection, « The Parisians / Les Parisiennes »), Lanvin Autumn/Winter 2003-2004 Menswear (based on ’60s Saint-Germain-des-Prés), Louis Vuitton by Marc Jacobs Autumn/Winter 2009-2010 (this collection celebrated Parisian muses such as Victoire de Castellane, Loulou de la Falaise and Marie Seznec), Moschino Cheap and Chic Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (Paris was one of the 4 fashion capitals that inspired this show), Paul Smith Autumn/Winter 2008-2009 (inspired by Saint-Germain-des-Prés’ existentialists), Sarah Burton Autumn/Winter 2009-2010 (the theme of this collection was « a summer in Paris »), Sonia Rykiel (the designer has always been inspired by Paris, especially by her beloved Saint-Germain-des-Prés), Thomas Crisp Autumn/Winter 2010-2011 (based on the underground culture of the street gangs in Paris, in the 18th century), Twenty8Twelve Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (partly influenced by the Parisian beatniks), Yves Saint Laurent Couture Autumn/Winter 1983-1984 (« Paris » collection), Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2001 (this collection was about Paris and the embroideries), Yves Saint Laurent by Stefano Pilati Autumn/Winter 2009-2010 (that collection, from the Edition 24 line, celebrated both Paris and New York), Zandra Rhodes 1971 (« Paris, Frills and Button Flowers » collection).

Photo : Filippo Fior / InDigital / GoRunway



Posted by on March 1, 2013 in Places


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The Hunger

Alexis Mabille AW1314Tony Scott’s « The Hunger » influenced the Alexis Mabille Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show.

Other « The Hunger »-inspired collections : Emilio Pucci by Peter Dundas Pre-Fall 2012 (the moodboard of this collection featured images of David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve in « The Hunger » ; furthermore, « The Hunger » is Peter Dundas’ favorite film), Kai Kühne Autumn/Winter 2008-2009 (this collection referenced Catherine Deneuve in « The Hunger »), Loewe by Stuart Vevers Autumn/Winter 2008-2009 (Miriam Blaylock, Catherine Deneuve’s character in Tony Scott’s « The Hunger », was one of the influences of this collection).

Photo : Filippo Fior / InDigital / GoRunway




Posted by on February 28, 2013 in Cinema


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Belle de Jour

Fyodor Golan AW1314




















Luis Buñuel’s « Belle de Jour » influenced the Fyodor Golan Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show.

Other « Belle de Jour »-inspired collections : Altuzarra Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 (Tom Pecheux said that the makeup that he created for this collection was a « little Belle de Jour fantasy »), Cushnie et Ochs Pre-Fall 2012, Felipe Oliveira Baptista Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 (in part), Prada Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (the hairstyle of this show, by Guido Palau for Redken, referenced Catherine Deneuve in « Belle de Jour »), Preen Spring/Summer 2003 (partly), Yves Saint Laurent by Stefano Pilati Spring/Summer 2012 (furthermore, in 1967, Yves Saint Laurent designed Catherine Deneuve’s costumes for « Belle de Jour »).

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Posted by on February 18, 2013 in Cinema


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