03 Jul Of China & East Asia: Elie Saab Draws Inspiration for Its Couture 19/ 20 Collection
The ELIE SAAB Haute Couture Autumn Winter 2019-20 Collection finds a wealth of inspiration from China & East Asia whose cultures are rich in symbolisms drawings & stories passed down through generations. Rich combinations of imperial-inspired patterns and straight cut silhouettes,Wave-like forms combined with large satin bows to create powerful volume & movement, Ornate kimono-style looks and imperial inspired details. The collection features capes effortlessly flowing to the ground in a rich combination of satin & velvet, blown-up shoulders that allude to heavenly wings and an array of pieces with vision in gold with powerful embroidered motifs that hint to the collection’s rich inspiration. As the brand titles this collection- it is truly the Charms of China.