Ethereal creations drifted down the runways at Paris Haute Couture Week 2015. These are the seven dresses we covet.
Twice each year, Haute Couture Week Paris invites master designers like Elie Saab, Zuhair Murad and Valentino to showcase their most extravagant, fantasy garments.
Dramatic silhouettes, high-fashion statements and showstoppers aside, these are gowns you’re most likely to see being worn again. Keep an eye out for these dresses on the red carpet this awards season.
Zuhair Murad infused every item in his luxurious collection with intricate embroidery, gold and silver – each a showstopper in its own right.
Zuhair Murad Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2015
Donatella Versace’s collection paid homage to the female form, featuring seductive silhouettes, daringly sexy cutouts, plunging necklines and bold colour.
Versace Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2015
Valentino’s folkloric collection featured delicate blouses and intricately embroidered skirts, with modern-era touches.
Valentino Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2015
Ralph & Russo’s gowns featured delicate embroidery, voluminous skirts and dramatically sculptured layers in a variety of elegant pastel colours.
Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2015
And Elie Saab sent ethereal silk and lace gowns, embellished with crystals and plumes of ostrich feathers down a forest-themed runway.
Elie Saab Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2015
Who needs a valentine when you have one of these beautiful couture gowns in your closet?
Images via Vogue
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