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Musée Galliera to pay tribute to couturier Azzedine Alaïa
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Sep '13
To mark the much-awaited reopening of its newly renovated building, the famous Parisian fashion museum Musée Galliera is set to host a retrospective exhibit paying tribute to the works of one of the last old-school couturiers Azzedine Alaïa.
 
Slated to take place from September 28, 2013 to January 26, 2014, the event will feature more than seventy iconic outfits, designed by the Tunisian-born designer during his several decades-long creative journey. 
 
The exotic to-be-displayed haute couture creations will include a front-zipped little black dress with collars, a furry coat dress and a strapless moulded leather and taffeta skirt ensemble.
 
Favoured by yesteryear celebrities like Greta Garbo, Tina Turner and Grace Jones, the 73-year-old designer founded his eponymous brand Alaïa in the year 1980.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


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