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A Brief History On Haute Couture

Born in France couture is French for high dressmaking.

Brands such as Dior, Chanel, Givenchy, Balmain, Versace etc. made couture what it is today.

The personality of couture comes from its uniqueness and individuality. Each garment is tailored specifically for the person modelling it. These garments are priceless as they are hand sewed and one of a kind.

The idea of being born with Charles Frederick Worth's work in Paris during the mid 19th century. He would allow his clients to select colours, fabrics and other details before designing, which was a unique idea at the time. Although now photo clothing is the only source of income for fashion houses that is sign costumes For publicity at events such as Academy Awards, Grammy and The Met Gala.


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