Quick Hits: Fall 2011 Haute Couture Review – Alexis Mabille

Designer Alexis Mabille brought ready-to-wear sensibilities to the Fall haute couture season with his collection of mix-and-match separates. The designer created a collection that included tuxedo jackets with ruffles on the lapel, dresses and bustiers with lace overlays and lots of sheer fabrics.

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I wasn’t a fan of this particular collection. Each piece was nice but they felt a little dated. I did, however, enjoy the final look – a velvet column dress with luxe embroidery and floral appliques on the bodice.

-Septembre

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About Septembre

Septembre Anderson is a passionate journalist, cultural critic and public intellectual. Her work has appeared in Flare, FASHION Magazine, TheKit.ca, Complex Canada, Vice Canada and Huffington Post Canada.
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