COUTURE SPRING 2013 COLLECTION by ELIE SAAB
Posted January 31, 2013on:
Elie Saab is a master of an evening dress. His Spring 2013 haute couture collection is all about femininity. The dreamy dresses and gowns feature elegant silhouettes and wispy fabrics as well as a signature sparkle. Color palette ranges from white to light blue, beige, lavender, gold, red and black.
The opening number is a white below the knee ress with the overlaid lace on a nude sheer fabric. It’s followed by some dresses in solid fabrics with lace appliques and sparkly embroidery.
The range of dresses in light blue feature voluminous decorations, sparkly lace, and satin elements. Opaque and sheer elements are interchanging and mixed together which gives dresses a nice contrast.
The beige dresses are decorated with gold embroidery which makes for a gorgeous combination. One of the gowns comes with a coat with 3/4 sleeves and an embroidered neck and cuffs. Other dresses come in floor and knee length.
Then there are lavender dresses with sheer skirts or bustiers decorated with overlaid lace and voluminous details.
The designer intricately combines lace with opaque fabric creating mesmerizing transitions in the gowns. The layered lace red dresses are simply stunning decorated with lace appliques and sparkle.
There are also some printed numbers embellished with appliques that gives them an amazing unusual look.
The closing look of the show was this epic wedding dress with a huge skirt and a lace-decorated floor-length tulle veil. Designed in nude beige the dress also features floral lace patterns.
The collection is full of potential red carpet looks. There elegant gowns as well as more daring ones but they are surely all beautiful. What do you think about Elie Saab’s haute couture Spring 2013 collection?