Madeleine Vionnet’s many aficionadas included Soviet dancer Maya Plisetskaya who appreciated the fluid, sensuous allure of her bias-cut dresses. Creative Director Goga Ashkenazi used this as inspiration for the latest Vionnet Pre-Fall 2017 collection... READ MORE
“Her spirit is dancing,” Creative Director Goga Ashkenazi explained backstage at the Vionnet Spring 2015 runway show, standing near a mood board plastered with gorgeous photos of Isadora Duncan suspended in midair amid swirls of chiffon and jersey. “... READ MORE
Hussein Chalayan’s sophomore demi-couture collection for Vionnet was a study in geometry and how it can alter the shape and allure of essentially romantic and feminine evening gowns.
The designer worked with giant grommets, through which spilled lay... READ MORE
Goga Ashkenazi experimented with cotton poplin shirts wrapped in tulle plissé last season, she and her team ventured further afield from the Vionnet fluid signatures for the Fall 2014 collection, using valenki felt, a material used for traditional bo... READ MORE