BC: ERIC HORTH TAYLOR DRYE
FC: "Worlds Fashion Leader" | PARIS, France
1: There are four Fashion Weeks in Paris each year: January and July for haute couture, March and October for pret-a-porter
2: LAVIN fashion week "Real clothes for real woman"
3: Yves Saint Laurent
4: Nearly all French fasion icons have their main store on Avenue Montaigne or rue du Fauborg Saint-Honore, both near Champs-Elysees avenue
5: High Season: June-September | Low Season: November- February | Best Bang For Your Buck: March - June, September-October
6: Fashion Week Spring '09
9: One Shoulder Dresses
11: Haute couture was established in Paris at the end of the 19th century. The houses generate more than 1 billion dollars in annual sales and employ close to 5,000 people. After WW2, during fasion's golden age more than 14,000 women wore couture. Today only 2,000 women in the world buy clothes in haute couture houses. Haute couture means designing for rich women, who can afford to pay the very high prices.
12: LACOSTE Woman's FAShion
13: LACOstE MeN's FaShIOn