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SEP-OCT 2017

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HAUTE HIGHLIGHTS FROM PARIS COUTURE FASHION WEEK By Bridget Williams ABE by Ariane Chaumeil For her most recent haute couture collection, which melded art glass with metal and feathers, designer Ariane Chaumeil looked to the past for inspiration. A self-taught glass artisan, Chaumeil has described her desire to express herself artistically as an "emergency". "I have been an autodidact since childhood; the thirst of discovering and the curiosity brought to me so many artistic experiences. Beauty and eternity are the meaning of my work. From them is born the collection," she explained. 33

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