Haute couture week returns to Paris this week with a four-day schedule that promises artistic, fantasy fashion sequences.
Fashion houses Chanel, Dior, Schiaparelli and Giorgio Armani Privé are all ready to show off new designs. Meanwhile, Balenciaga has announced that it will open a dedicated couture boutique on July 6 – the same day as its catwalk show will be held at its first couture studio. brand in 1937 near the Champs Elysee. In a press statement, Balenciaga CEO, Cédric Charbit, said he wanted to unravel the “closed universe” of hand-made couture and provide “the gateway to haute couture.” for the younger generation, who will be able to see the exclusive products up close.
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The haute couture shows run from Monday, July 4 – Thursday, July 7.
To keep up with the happenings of haute couture week, watch the shows streamed live via the links below.
July 1 and 4
July 2nd, 5th
3rd, 6th of July
Above: Balenciaga couture Fall Winter 2022, Balenciaga courtesy.