Spain

Designer Diaries – Queen Sofia and Margarita Nuez

Queen Sofia has always been a fan of haute couture and fancy fabrics. She's considered one of the most elegant women in Spain and I strongly believe that she would’ve been a trendsetter and a famous influencer if Instagram had been a thing when she was younger. She’s been dressed by many great names of… Continue reading Designer Diaries – Queen Sofia and Margarita Nuez

Spain

Designer Diaries – Queen Letizia and Lorenzo Caprile

Many thanks to our contributor, Iselen, for this next series of the Designer Diaries - Spanish Queens. We know you will enjoy it! Lorenzo Caprile Trucchi was born in Madrid in 1966, although he holds an Italian passport. He studied at NY Fashion Institute of Technology and the Politecnico Internazionale della Moda in Firenze. From… Continue reading Designer Diaries – Queen Letizia and Lorenzo Caprile

Iran

Designer Diary – Empress Farah Pahlavi’s Coronation Gown

This is a Tuesday supplement to our Designer Diary series - a quick hit on a Dior gown that is quite a dress! We were guided by Shah’s visions for Iran. Everything had a special meaning. The Shah was very particular about the changes he wanted to implement in the country. Our coronation was part… Continue reading Designer Diary – Empress Farah Pahlavi’s Coronation Gown

Denmark

Designer Diaries – Queen Margrethe and Jørgen Bender

There are no quotes from the designer on this topic, but from what we've seen of Jørgen Bender's designs so far, I have to suspect that he thoroughly enjoyed designing for Princess, and later Queen, Margrethe. Working with unlimited budgets, a customer with a taste for drama and a need for big gowns must have… Continue reading Designer Diaries – Queen Margrethe and Jørgen Bender