Blindcopy

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 Style.com)

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6 Comments »

  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!
    xoxo
    Marian.

    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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