June 13, 2010

Long live Courrèges.

Filed under: Uncategorized — blindcopy @ 11:59 pm

(Images via chosedebeaute, cbc, mirth-thehouseof, nuevemusas, comespywithme)

Thanks to my mother who has always been a great fan of his designs, Courrèges is the epitome of futuristic fashion for me. I love the French couturier’s architectural dresses, coats and jackets. And how beautiful did Audrey Hepburn look in André Courrèges’ creations?!

I’m so happy to see that he obviously still has a great influence on today’s designers, no? Just look at those pieces from Stella McCartney’s Resort 2011 collection…

(All images via



  1. You are so right, his designs look as modern today as they looked then – and Stella really dug into the archives. Good on her!

    Comment by Sabine — June 17, 2010 @ 1:03 am

  2. That’s cute how the shades in the 2nd pic from the top look like closed eyes!

    Comment by Peach City Style — June 17, 2010 @ 10:48 pm

  3. Timeless pieces – the epitome of feminine chic:-)

    Comment by Englishvers — June 21, 2010 @ 3:37 pm

  4. i love this beyond words, its so me style. and this pair of pants is amazing… i could totally see olivia palermo wearing them, she’s so chic. i’d love to pull them off. the blue navy dress is a dream, i love Stella’s cut, they’re flawless. *gorgeous*

    Comment by Deneuve — June 23, 2010 @ 1:18 pm

  5. His work was inspiring!

    Comment by marian — June 27, 2010 @ 1:52 am

  6. […] brass buttons are a nice nod to Biba’s swinging sixties roots: while fellow era-defing brand Les Courrèges went bust and came back as a sort of generic sportswear label, Biba has been reborn with its style […]

    Pingback by #15 Rachel « Mannequin World — October 22, 2010 @ 1:14 pm

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