New French Style | Valentina Cirasola | Designer

Girl-Pink-Green-1aI love to watch Bill Cunningham’s short videos, he is a fashion photographer/reporter for the New York Times. He gets us inside the fashion industry and in 2 or 3 minutes he reveals a world of secrets.
During the last fashion week in Paris, he noticed there was an explosion of colors and expressions of diversity among the guests going to the fashion shows, even among people coming from countries where freedom of expression is repressed.

In his 60 or more years of going to the Paris Fashion Week, Bill Cunningham has noticed a change in the way French women dress today. They had been known as stylish women, who didn’t go to extremes to be noticed. The adoption of simple lines, conservative style and attention to details is what made French women stylish. Apparently, it is no longer that way, French women are showing a little more freedom in the dress choice, adventure with the combination of odd colors and an unusual extravagance by wearing an evening gown in the daytime. Wow! So, if they get so highly decorated during the day, what do they wear when they go to an important evening event?

(The New York Times photos)

Perhaps, this is possible just during the Fashion Week and this is possible because it is Paris, but I don’t really think French women go the buy grocery at the street market, or taking kids to school dressed in evening gowns.

This expression of elegance in the daytime would not be possible in California for sure. California is the land of freedom of expressions in any sense and a very loose region in any sense. Friday is called “casual Friday”. Gosh, I have the impression of dealing with a bunch of people that just came out of the gym or their bed. Banks and stores are full of employees badly dressed and that looseness affects their manners as well.
Feeling good in well-made, stylish clothes pushes the wearers to have elegant manners, the two things are related, I have no doubt about this. Ciao,
Valentina
https://valentinadesigns.com/services#fashion-services

 

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Val LeopardValentina Cirasola is a trained Fashion and Interior Designer, working in the USA and Europe. Born in Italy and in a family of artists, style surrounded her since the beginning of her life. Her many years of experience led her to offer consultations in both specializations. Valentina offers design consultation online through Skype line and in person. She is the author of three books. Get your copy of Valentina’s book on colors: ©RED-A Voyage Into Colors on
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10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Island Traveler
    Mar 16, 2014 @ 02:47:25

    Wow! Beautiful, stylish, uniquely creative. Have a fun weekend.

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  2. Amy
    Mar 15, 2014 @ 13:44:27

    Gorgeous, Wow!

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  3. bluebutterfliesandme
    Mar 15, 2014 @ 07:11:37

    So true~

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  4. Trèsors De Luxe { tresors deluxe }
    Mar 14, 2014 @ 18:51:41

    As always, we love this post Valentina! You’re up on your FASHION styles and trends…xoxo!!! http://www.tresorsdeluxe.tictail.com

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