Valentino Archive

Female Empowerment in Paris

PARIS, France — All of a sudden, in Paris, it was 1968, 1977 or whatever year in recent history coincided with an outburst of protest and a moment of change. Sort of. It was, of course, mostly a mise en scène. These being our digitally superficial times and this being designer fashion — an exercise in turning the basic human need to cover up into a desirable …

Tim’s Take | Valentino Spring/Summer 2017

PARIS, France —  In the second season of Tim’s Take, BoF editor-at-large Tim Blanks talks to fashion’s top designers to decode the creative thinking behind their latest collections. Blanks speaks to Pierpaolo Piccioli about his Spring/Summer 2017 show, his first solo show. Click to see the full Valentino Spring/Summer 2017 collection here. Source link

You're About to Fall in Love With Valentino's Spring '17 Lineup

Valentino ushered in a new era with Pierpaolo Piccioli’s first show as sole creative director of the label, though, admittedly, the Spring ’17 lineup looks a lot like the Valentino we already know. Romance is delivered in contemporary shapes and details, like the lace-up flats and micro-mini crossbody bags swung over evening wear. Dresses cut in the same peasant silhouettes with high necks and skirts …

This Bride's Wedding Was So Stylish, It Put Fashion Month on Pause

Colby Jordan aka author of style site MinnieMuse chose a wedding date right in the middle of Milan Fashion Week. She invited plenty of industry insiders like Karlie Kloss, Derek Blasberg, Princess Beatrice of York, and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen to Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in France. It’s no surprise everyone already had a fabulously packed suitcase. While Karlie wore a lace Dolce & Gabbana dress …

You'll See the Best Part of Jennifer Aniston's Minidress When She Turns to the Side

Jennifer Aniston‘s embroidered Valentino dress is quite romantic. Complete with strappy pumps and gold drop earrings, it’s even a touch sexy. But the cut, a sophisticated fit-and-flare with pockets, makes it the perfect daytime mini. Jen turned to the side to show off all the details of her number at the LA Storks premiere. While Valentino’s a fashion house that offers plenty of ornate gowns …

Queen Rania's Dress Is Fit For Royalty, but It's Not Your Average Ballgown

Queen Rania doesn’t need to convince us she’s the most stylish royal on the block. But for Amman Design Week, she’s pulling out all the stops, dazzling us in a pink Valentino dress that hits just the right notes for Fall. This isn’t the type of ballgown that belongs in the palace; it’s a statement piece with tiers of playful prints, a high neck, and …