Artistic Director of Salon Couture Upcycling, RENAISSANCE PHILIPPE GUILET and Gerlinde Hobel and Kathryn Raphael of RENAISSANCE SALON COUTURE

Philippe Guilet is the Founder and President of Renaissance Project which was founded to teach couture techniques and give opportunity to people that would not be able to enter into couture on their own. Today they launched the first Salon Couture Up-cycling. Graduates from the school can be employed in the atelier or find work in ateliers in Paris such as Saint Laurent…

Renaissance Project launches the first Salon Couture Up-cycling where couture clients will bring their garments that they would like up-cycled.

Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.