What is the difference between couture and haute couture?
Couture is the art of dressmaking
Haute Couture is the fashions created by the art of dressmaking.
All you have to do is simpily have a desire to sew, and create things. Many haute couture designers love high fashion. I, as a haute couture designer went to get a degree in fashion, and then I chose to start my businessat my house. I also hired other desingers to work with me to help me with my designing. That is just a simple I started my own haute couture line. actually haute cature…
Pret-a-Porter is ready to wear, off the rack, off the peg, off the shelf. You simply buy stuff "as it is" Haute Couture is french for "high sewing" and is custom-made or made to order for a certain client. Very highly priced and of course available to not a lot of clients. For menswear, the term is bespoke, or semi-bespoke.
What is more important in carrying off haute couture - a great body or a great attitude on the ramp?
It is a bit of both, however, what is important to remember is that models are supposed to showcase the clothes--not themselves. Having a great attitude and walk can make any haute couture ensemble sizzle on the runway. Most wouldn't call runway model bodies "great" since their purpose is to be a human hanger. In terms of body type, the only way anyone can model haute couture is if they are tall and slim with…
Someone who does couture is a fashion designer or a couturier. The words couture and couturier are originally French, from their word for "sewing" but are also used in English. Couture refers only to fashion design for women. "Haute couture" means "high" couture, custom-made dresses made with extravagant fabrics and unique designs, to be worn only to the fanciest parties.
"Elevated seam" literally and "high fashion" loosely are English equivalents of the French phrase haute couture. The pronunciation of the feminine singular phrase -- which identifies the "great, lofty" impressiveness of the seams (and everything else) in customized, expensive, meticulous clothing for the powerful and wealthy -- will be "oht koo-tyoor" in French.
Fashion is an art form to which we are dealing day by day especially in clothing, makeup,different accessories etc..etc. and Fashion design is a dedicated process of creation cloths and other lifestyle accessories. there are two basic categories: haute couture and ready-to-wear. The haute couture collection is to certain customers and is custom sized to fit these customers exactly.