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Haute Couture

The development and fashion history of Haute Couture past and present. Couture costs, clientele, fabrics and customs. 

Selling the couture dream with ready to wear, accessories, perfumes and make up.

What haute couture means to society today.


Chambre Syndicale

The role of Victorian designer Charles Worth in Haute Couture and the founding of the Chambre Syndicale. What it does today in the world of French fashion. Rules for becoming a couture house. 


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Custom Search looks at women's costume and fashion history and analyses the mood of an era. Changes in technology, leisure, work, cultural and moral values, homelife and politics have all contributed to lifestyle trends which influence the clothes we wear. These are the changes that make any era of society special in relation to the study of the costume of a period. can take no responsibility for the information above and any outcome which may cause you error, loss or costs incurred from use of the information and links either directly or indirectly.

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