If you don’t know who Guo Pei is then, remind yourself of the yellow dress that Rihanna wore to the 2015 Met Gala and ended up being the cover of Vogue and which became the platform of international fashion for Guo Pei. Guo Pei is more than what meets the eye. At first she is one of the finest couture designers in China. She is known for her lavish and extravagant gowns and intricate embroidery, which represents her traditions and culture in the forms of motifs of flowers, butterflies, and much more on luxurious fabrics.
For her, the art of fashion is not about costumes but the workmanship and craftsmanship, and so does her work speak the same. Hand-painted silks woven in accordance with thousand-year-old Chinese traditions, with luminous pearls, glitter taking hours and hours to complete is what her couture is; it’s exquisite, flattering, and dreamy.
For years, Guo has been dressing women and turning them into modern era queens with her magic and taste, we are listing down our favorite couture from her which left us in awe:-
Met Gala, 2015
White Dress- Guo Pei
The pursuit of beauty is one of the ultimate pursuits of the human race and this is what I try to express in my clothes. Our lives just cannot afford to lose the beauty- Guo Pei
From the Guo Pei Couture Show, 2018.
These designs represent the intricate details and embroidery Guo Pei is known for with her beautiful construction of the best fabrics, which seek inspiration from her culture and life.
Tell us which is your favorite Guo Pei couture look is, in the comments below. Also read: Jeremy Scott’s Puppet Fashion Runway Hogs The Limelight: Find Out What It Is!