Definition of 'couture'
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Their front hallway resembles a studio for haute couture hats. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What he does make is couture wedding dresses. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Couture clothes last so much longer because so much work goes into them. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Next year my expert knowledge of haute couture and female form should be taken up. The Sun (2009)The early bird catches the couture dress. Times, Sunday Times (2014)How can this persuade women that the influence of haute couture in the high street is wearable? Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is an expectation at couture that the clothes will wow to the same degree as their back story. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Dust down those old couture dresses. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In terms of quality of fashion, it was a better couture week than most. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What does a modern movie star wear with her couture gown to the Baftas? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Well, it begins with the hair that we see at the couture fashion shows. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But now that he's at his very own couture house he can let rip. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was a vast improvement on his previous couture collection last July. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Far more cost-effective than a couture gown and much more versatile too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's not often you can say that a couture show seems relevant. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He will bow out after his couture collection in January. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Paying for a 50,000 couture dress means you are buying anonymity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There was a live wire of pain in him that provoked very emotional reactions to his couture and ready-to-wear shows. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He may have been unceremoniously ejected from the couture house he founded that bears his name - which last year filed for bankruptcy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There's more to couture week than the world's most expensive dresses. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And he used to make up to 70 couture wedding gowns a year - a huge number. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She had been steady without being spectacular all series, but went for broke with a couture gown, complete with a detachable bustle. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'couture'
British English: couture NOUN
Couture is the designing and making of expensive fashionable clothes, or the clothes themselves.
I don't buy couture, I borrow it.
Definition of couture from the Collins English Dictionary
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