About the brand
Big French house, Carven was born in 1945 after the Second World War thanks to the association of names Carmen and Boyriven. The brand began with haute couture collections and is known thanks to the mythical dress in green and white stripes. Gradually, the company developed a line for children, but also men and a perfume named Ma Griffe which remindsthe success of the green and white stripped print.
Under the leadership of Guillaume Henry, arrived in 2009, Carven house takes a new breath. Claudine collars, skirts, shorts and suits with printed mix, Carven rapidly becomes the new brand which promotes a showing a playful, romantic and intellectual silhouette.
Barely thirty years, Guillaume Henry is one of the most acclaimed designers of his generation. Having made his debut with Riccardo Tisci at Givenchy or Paule Ka, he was selected to develop Carven house.
His point of view? Perpetuate Carven house craft which reminds the Haute Couture of his beginnings, while offering luxurious silhouettes at accessible prices. The result? Carven has become the favorite brand of fashionistas in which all girls dream of parading!
Spring Summer 2014 Collection
Carven’s woman of this winter is apparently fragile, wrapped in her pink big coats, appearing like a small twig. However, the collection of the new season totally surprises us.
The line is based on the 70s, with pastel colors, wedges, and extra-size forms. Peps this collection, which appears at first glance as a artist's palette we love.
In detail, the collection is more wild, Carven woman takes her aggression. The patterns are becoming more prevalent and wildlife, fabrics are dyed more manly colors, materials are stronger, less protective, more sexy.
We now understand the duality that Carven, wanted to highlight this season, a duality that shows our soft caracter.