Haute Couture

Haute Couture literally means something like "upscale tailor shop." It embodies the exquisite, unique and bespoke creations of great fashion designer. Unteranderem it is the foundation for new fashion creations. In Paris, London and Milan, this fashion is presented. Nowadays it is also shown in museums and exhibitions. The starting material for haute couture is always the St. Gallen embroidery products. In the years 1857/58 the Englishman Charles Frederick Worth, one of the first haute couture haute couture which literally means something like "upscale tailor shop." He embodies the exquisite, unique and bespoke creations of great fashion designer. Unteranderem it is the basis for new fashion creations. Presented in Paris, London and Milan, in this way. Nowadays, it is also shown in museums and exhibitions. The starting material for the haute couture is always the St. Gallen embroideries. In the years 1857/58 the Englishman Charles Frederick Worth, one of the first was presented in his haute couture fashion house. These expensive models were reserved for the well-heeled customers. For example: were the Empress Eugénie, Queen Victoria, Empress Elizabeth of Austria and Princess von Metternich-worths are provided with clothes and. Charlesworth exerted a very important role in the future fashion designers. In 1868, the French haute couture in the "Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Francaise was founded." The renaming to "Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne" was issued in 1911. Here, the global interest in the tailoring will be represented and supported. In the 20th Century had unteranderem Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior and Coco Chanel, of which there are also Designer Sonnenbrillen, a big influence in the world of fashion. Since the birth of haute couture, Paris is the international center of the fashion world and it is still good.

The haute couture shows

The board shall establish criteria that can be described as haute fashion house Courture. The designers have to apply for them every year and is subject to strict scrutiny. The four criteria are:

- Do you have 25 employees
- The creations require, 2 times a year, unveiled in Paris
- At least 35 different creations that are unique
- The only high-quality clothes, how they are produced by Juicy Couture, and exclusive materials can be used

It is also important that everything is elaborately processed. Unteranderem organized the Chamber of shows and sets the title of "Maison de Couture" firmly against the criteria. At the shows, there are no buses, as in the pret-a-Porter, but here the guests come with their limousines or any other vehicle. For haute couture, the tickets are strictly limited and therefore very desirable. After four days of "fashion" is devoted to the last day of the jewelry creations. The best-known fashion designers, the shows each year for haute couture are in the process unteranderem Karl Lagerfeld, Valentino, Coco Chanel and Christian Dior. But there are many other designers with unique models that bring in the shows, the women in the audience to dream and we are curious what will be presented at the next show.

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