Oscars 2024: How A Dress Goes From Haute Couture Design To Red Carpet

(MENAFN- The Conversation) Designing an outfit for a celebrity to wear at the Oscars is often seen as a dream opportunity for fashion designers.

Yet, embarking on this journey demands financial investment, brand reputation, creative talent and technical expertise.

Haute couture literally translates as“high dressmaking.” In its strictest sense, this refers to a specific fashion house designation acknowledged by the French Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode. More generally, the term is used to describe the business of creating meticulously crafted garments for an individual client or a special occasion.

Elite haute couture designers have consistently managed to dress celebrities for the Oscars.

Haute couture designers include renowned names like Valentino , Armani Privé , Schiaparelli Couture , Atelier Versace, Christian Dior , Chanel , Givenchy and Saint Laurent . More recently, it’s included Elie Saab , Vivienne Westwood , Giambattista Valli , Prada, Fendi Couture and

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