Whenever I would ask for my bride-to-be friends of their dream wedding gowns, a number of them would answer, “made by Elie Saab.” Elie Saab must be one of the most in-demand couturiers right now, ask me why? I’ll ask the public why! It’s because of his taste, and his impeccable style, and vision in fashion! My taste in fashion would be timeless, and really feminine, and boy, does he fit the bill in every way! Oh wait, speaking of bill, there’s still alot to save up for an Elie Saab dress! Hahaha!
Kidding aside, Elie Saab, hailing from Beirut, Lebanon, did not have that instant fashion success, or that lineage that helped him with his career. It was his incredible talent, and unflinching will that paved the way to his glorious destiny. His first creation was a dress for his younger sister, and word spread about his extraordinary talent. As he made dresses for people who lived nearby, in the city, and eventually from women of elegance knocking on his door for him to create beautiful dresses for. Continue reading