Stunning shots from the studio of French couture houses on the avenue Montaigne, where the world’s best craftsmen create masterpieces
Team Christian Dior shared unique shots, talks about working on a collection of haute couture autumn-winter 2015. And although the default knows that haute couture – is the ultimate manifestation of tailoring and design skills, these photos hit by how meticulously worked out every millimeter created manually things.
All things Christian Dior Haute Couture are in historic shops on Avenue Montaigne in Paris – they were working at the time when he oversaw the Christian Dior and slew models silk for future masterpieces. These establishments are divided into several divisions, each responsible for a certain area. For example, there is a workshop of “soft” cut – it creates a perfect dress sitting and have a workshop “costume cut” – its employees are able to calculate complex designs of jackets and coats.
Before you begin work on a new collection, Raf Simons spends a lot of time in the archives of the House: “I often turned to the technicians working Christian Dior,” – says the designer. But in order to look modern archival techniques, master couture atelier accounts every time to rethink them and to work together. For example, to create a coat with pleated crepe de chine workers workshops “soft” and “costume” cut worked together. A famous dress Corolla, has repeatedly interpreted Raf, in the autumn-winter collection of the brand is made of meters and meters of silk taffeta skirts with tulle to increase construction.