couturier couturier  /ku ˈtʊ ri ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who designs clothing

Usage(s):

  1. Even then, Chanel clothes were as high-priced as any Paris couturier's: but only Chanel delighted in having her styles copied--and made accessible at low cost to millions.
  2. Alessandra Facchinetti, a former designer of Gucci, will replace the legendary couturier as creative director of the Valentino women's collections.
  3. Come November, Reebok will be releasing its first-ever couture sneaker collection; to design them, it has selected New Delhi's most outlandish couturier, 33-year-old Manish Arora.

News

  1. 2013 Flyers offseason: Revisiting the Keith Yandle trade discussions

    As much as we (and Paul Holmgren) love Brayden Schenn and Sean Couturier , this isn't exactly news, is it? We know the Flyers are looking to improve their blue line, and those two (in whatever order) are far and away the most valuable trade chips that the Flyers have to offer.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. Flyers offseason 2013: Revisiting the Keith Yandle trade discussions

    As much as we (and Paul Holmgren) love Brayden Schenn and Sean Couturier , this isn't exactly news, is it? We know the Flyers are looking to improve their blue line, and those two (in whatever order) are far and away the most valuable trade chips that the Flyers have to offer.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  3. McKenzie: Flyers may be really busy this summer

    Bryzgalov buyout? Trade Couturier?
    on June 9, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk

Quotes

  1. "He was a gentleman of another time," Donatella Versace told Women's Wear Daily. "He was a great couturier that knew how to create absolute chic with details that I'll never tire of looking at and that will remain a part of the history of...
    on Jun 18, 2007 By: Donatella Versace Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "We had a good trip," Velazquez said. "The other horse [Grand Couturier] found room on the inside and all of a sudden got through."
    on Aug 11, 2007 By: John Velazquez Source: Thoroughbred Times

  3. The 42-year-old Binoche says she wanted to play the role because, "I'm playing an immigrant who worked as a musician in Sarajevo and is a sew...... what is the word for someone who sews, a couturier?"
    on Nov 2, 2006 By: Juliette Binoche Source: Independent

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