couture couture  /ku ˈtʊr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) high fashion designing and dressmaking

Usage(s):

  1. The soggy weather at the fall 2007 haute couture collections hasn't dampened fashion inspiration.
  2. With a nod to the past and an eye on the future, fashion's lite sent an eclectic mix of elegance and exuberance down the catwalks of haute couture.
  3. They're not haute couture, rather the opposite.

News

  1. Couture worried White will punish his son for tiff

    10:08 AM ET 06.15 | Randy Couture has accepted the deterioration of his relationship with Dana White. But he believes the UFC president went too far when he said Couture cannot be in the corner of his son Ryan at UFC events.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. WSOF 3's John Gunderson talks split from Xtreme Couture, rebirth at Syndicate

    World Series of Fighting lightweight John Gunderson long considered Las Vegas' Xtreme Couture his home gym. But in the past year, he had a change of heart.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: MMA Junkie

  3. UFC star opens up on bar fight

    Randy Couture and Dan Henderson are two guys you don't want to mess with. BURBANK, Calif.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MSN

Quotes

  1. "It's about bones, but not in a ghost kind of way — unless we're talking about the ghost of couture," he joked.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Jean Paul Gaultier Source: The Associated Press

  2. "He was the first to elevate haute couture to the rank of art - and that gave him global influence," Sarkozy said.
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "We do more couture than most couture houses," claimed Westwood, saying that clients can order custom eveningwear from the Gold Label collection she showed on Monday.
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Vivienne Westwood Source: International Herald Tribune

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