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The History of the Feminine Lingerie

4 November

The Lingerie is a piece of style you put to yourself! It is more than a clothing piece but a symbol of femininity. First steps in lingerie Its first use was utilitarian, during ancient Greece where women wore linen tunics to cover their female parts. Lingerie appeared vaguely during antiquity as "apodesm," a bandage forming a belt under the breast to hold it. In the Middle Ages, apodesme became a gorgerette and was worn in addition to an imposing cotton tunic as an undergarment. Lingerie in Renaissance At the start of the Renaissance, the ancestors of corsets (basquines) make their appearances and will evolve throughout this period. More and more narrow to finally take the shape of an "S" to emphasize the roundness of the hips and the sensuality of the women. The woman, during the Renaissance wears a superposition of skirts of different fabrics, the bust is held in a laced corset. This type of lingerie is decorated and embellished with lace (very fashionable for men and women) and is worn under the thick dresses of the time. The shirt turns white which is synonymous with cleanliness as well as richness. Since the great plague epidemics of the 15th century in fact, water, suspected of

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Celine Dion launches a bags and accessories collection

Celine Dion launches a bags and accessories collection

15 June 2017

Celine Dion took the next step and created a fashion collection in partnership with Nordstrom. The announce was made in February and now the project is about to take off.  The collection includes about 50 pieces of handbags, luggages, accessories with prices ...

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L’Hotel de Vendome exposes the Haute Couture designer, Liu Lisi, at the Fashion Week

L’Hotel de Vendome exposes the Haute Couture designer, Liu Lisi, at the Fashion Week

12 June 2017

On 5 and 6 July 2017, at the Fashion Week in Paris, the Hôtel de Vendôme celebrates Haute Couture and transforms its iconic Presidential Suite into a showroom where the exclusive creations of Liu Lisi, a young Chinese designer followed by ...

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BALR. taps Fernando Torres

BALR. taps Fernando Torres

12 June 2017

Dutch lifestyle brand, BALR., has announced professional football player Fernando Torres as the face of its new collection. Starting this week, the Atlético Madrid striker will appear in communications for the brand. The collaboration happened quickly as Fernando Torres has been a fan ...

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Elegance and ladylike looks for Isabell Kristensen collection in Cannes

Elegance and ladylike looks for Isabell Kristensen collection in Cannes

24 May 2017

On Saturday, the 20th of May at the beuatiful location of JW Marriot Cannes, during the Film Festival, the fashion designer, Isabell Kristensen, filled the space with glamour. Ultra chic and elegant, the designer brought elegance in Jean Roch nightclub, a first for the ...

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Cartier launched its Panthère watch

Cartier launched its Panthère watch

9 May 2017

Cartier launched its new Panthere de Carttier watch in Los Angeles this weekend with an array of celebrities gathered to celebrate it. The luxury jewellery brand, Cartier, brought back the Panthere edition that was first launched in 2004 and had a great ...

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A touch of Greece for Chanel Cruise 2018

A touch of Greece for Chanel Cruise 2018

5 May 2017

We've seen the Cuban vibes for Chanel and now it was time for something else maitaining the same exotism. So, Greece came as natural for a Mediterranean mood and a collection to make you feel the wanderlust. The Chanel Cruise show marked ...

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Stampd and Puma present 96 Hours for summer 2017

Stampd and Puma present 96 Hours for summer 2017

4 May 2017

PUMA, in partnership with the lifestyle clothing brand, STAMPD, based in Los Angeles, continues to innovate in the field of luxury, performance and modernity. The latest model from the fertile imagination of the two labels combines the urban avant-garde of STAMPD with ...

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Young talents, New tales, One tradition

Young talents, New tales, One tradition

24 April 2017

At the 2017 Beijing International Film Festival, IWC Schaffhausen hosted an exclusive "For the Love of Cinema" gala dinner to celebrate the achievements of young Chinese filmmakers. Among the celebrities and VIP guests attending the event at the Imperial Ancestral Temple in Beijing were ...

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