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Valentine Gifts For That Special Someone

| By: Tiffany Perez

Dear Valentine... Roses are red and violets are blue, but luxury is everlasting. It's February and love is in the air! It's time to show the one you love most in the world how much you care for them. Flowers and chocolates may be the go-to gifts, but this year it is time to skip the rose ceremony and give them something they'll cherish for years to come. Here at Couture USA, we've compiled some of our most luxurious designer items that would make this Valentine's day special and take the stress of buying the perfect gift off your shoulders. Shop...

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Gucci's Scandalous Past

| By: Couture USA

Image by Yumi Kimura via Flickr   Behind the facade of Gucci's iconic handbags lies a fashion house with a history more dramatic than any other luxury brand. A lot of the turmoil centered around Mauricio Gucci, who took the helm of the family-owned company in the 1980's. He had visions of bringing Gucci out of the sleepy 1970's doldrums that also afflicted other luxury handbag labels. Mauricio was by all accounts a very handsome man with an appetite for luxury and a penchant for being seen. He had a passionate personality, a reputation for bad boy behavior, and he was also married to Patrizia "The Black Widow" Gucci. In...

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What Masculinity Looks Like in 2016

| By: Couture USA

Men's style is going through a major transformation, and this week's Milan runways are reflecting the seismic shift. From floral prints to ruffles and scallops... Spring 2017 menswear is definitely outside of the norm. Even the runways that showed more typically masculine looks had other unexpected twists, especially when it came to hair styling. The feminine-masculine trends are extending beyond the runway, with some the attendees outside of the venues looking just like the models inside. Is this the new future of fashion? Are we moving towards a major shift in men's style?   What's Happening to Menswear in Milan?   Roses are woven into silk jacket and pants and worn with a shirt finished...

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