The allure of couture is in its inherent rarity. PBI presents some of the finest one-of-a-kind designs from the fall couture collections.
Photography by NAVID
Shot by Palm Beach Illustrated on location at The Breakers, Palm Beach
Jewelry provided by Provident Jewelry, Jupiter, West Palm Beach
Chanel Haute Couture off-white neoprene dress embroidered with gray and gold rubber ribbons, bicones and rhinestones, off-white neoprene hat, anthracite silk grosgrain ribbon and embroidered silver leather sandals, 800-550-0005
Behind the Scenes
We go behind the scenes of our December fashion photo shoot at The Breakers with this exclusive video, featuring the fall couture collections.
Zuhair Murad Haute Couture chantilly-lace caftan in leopard and python print, gold metal belt; ivory suede elevated flat, similar styles, Christian Louboutin, Miami.
Elie Saab Haute Couture silk and tulle pink gown with deep-V neckline and horizontal embroidered pearls and stones
Elie Saab Haute Couture fully embroidered A-line white and blue gown with long sleeves, rounded neckline and low-cut back
One-of-a-kind couture floor-length ostrich-feather evening cape with antique crystal trim, Naeem Khan, 212-575-1173; White Nights feather and tulle headpiece, Leah C. Couture Millinery, New York; Christian Louboutin Iriza kitten heel in Brocart, Bergdorf Goodman, New York.
Valentino Haute Couture By the Waters of Babylon dress in canapa-colored organza with red and zinc lamé Egyptian lotus applications, embroidered with wheat and crystal-colored velvet flowers
Giambattista Valli Haute Couture beaded top and silk gown with structured panel detail, blue and black slingback heels, to order, Saks Fifth Avenue, Palm Beach
Fashion Editor: Katherine Lande
Creative Director: Olga Gustine
Model: Gintare, Wilhelmina Models, Miami
Hair & Makeup: Tony Lucha, Lucha Studio, Miami, using Oribe hair care and MAC cosmetics
Fashion Assistant: Chris Rhoades
Photography Assistant: Neema Rezaie
Prop support: Thompson and Frank Gallery, West Palm Beach; RSVP Global, Palm Beach
PBI extends a special thanks to the management and staff of The Breakers for their hospitality and production support.