Days of fashion couture, the event that recently took place in Paris, the capital of fashion, have defied the economic laws, have ignored the global crisis and once again celebrated femininity and sophistication.
Karl Lagerfeld set the tone of this new edition and the verdict of the new trend in haute couture. He declared that he sees the recession as a tool that will remove all those bad tastes and effects of bling bling. This fact was fully illustrated on the podium in Paris, where Christian Lacroix, Christian Dior, Karl Lagerfeld, the House of Chanel and Givenchy were brilliant with conceit, opulence tempered and eccentric accents.
Special image made the shoes couture house of Roger Vivier, designer Bruno Frisoni seemed not to know that the world is going through a delicate financial moment. The new collection of shoes is a tribute to luxury, glamor, artistic superiority and, last but not least, financial power. Several pairs of shoes, like those in the photo, have such an exorbitant price and so naturally in the same time if you consider the materials used: 45000 eur. 24 carats gold applications, precious crystals, rare feathers and other details such as snake skin, silk and organza flowers, justify a sum that could save Iceland economy from bankruptcy.