The magic of the colors of an autumn forest and the poetry of the sleeping nature of winter relives in the haute couture fall / winter 2018-19 collection by Elie Saab who presented in Paris a series of looks with a decidedly fairy and super allure glamor, as has always been in his style. Oscillating with graces between these two poles, his creativity and good taste stroll gently border line. In a fairytale context, the poetic capes are all embroidered, ton sur ton, with maxi decorative roses as well as evening dresses with slits and necklines always well dosed and enhanced by floral prints in the nuances of an autumn forest, territory par excellence in the popular fiction of fairies and elves. Glamor is in seductive evening dresses with hyper-feminine and seductive details. See through effects are enhanced by sparkling embroidery, in full light, as if the woman Diva par excellence of Elie Saab the spotlight wore them and had not simply put them on, calamitare with his sex apeal all the attention surrounding and imposing itself as muse unique and extraordinary. A woman, that of Elie Saab, Subject, and never an object of seduction.
Inspiration: Fairy tale & glamor
Amplitudes: all, both wrapping and enveloping and wide thanks to ethereal dresses and sumptuous cloaks
Colors: black, violet, powder pink, light blue, nude, liliac, gold, ivory
Fabrics: leather, tulle, satin, mikado, silk, organza, lace