24 January, 2013

Valentino Spring 2013 couture.

Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli at Valentino have melted my heart. Each and every piece crafted beautiful from the finest hand painted and embellished organza, the dresses are do dramatic yet simultaneously so delicate and peaceful, perfectly summarised by the title of one of the dresses "Le silence de tournesols" - Quiet sunflowers. "Couture has to be magical" was the statement from Piccioli, and magical it is. I am besotted...