PARIS, Aug. 12 /CNW/ - Madonna has chosen French Haute Couture house
Givenchy for her new "Sticky and Sweet" world tour which starts on the 23rd
August in Cardiff (United Kingdom).
Two outfits from Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci have been
created for her.
The first is a reference to 'Gangster Pimp' and Art Deco.
The second has a Gypsy inspiration.
"I feel incredibly fortunate to have been given the opportunity to offer
the world of Givenchy Haute Couture to Madonna the Icon, the Artist, the Woman
for whom I have so much respect and admiration." - Riccardo Tisci
Gangster Pimp: Frock coat in black stretch satin, trimmed with pleated
black silk organza embroidered with jet beads Givenchy Haute Couture by
Waistcoat in black stretch satin trimmed with black silk fringes
embroidered with jet beads and laced up corseted back Givenchy Haute Couture
by Riccardo Tisci.
Gypsy: Long hooded cape in black silk taffeta, lined in fuchsia silk
taffeta and embroidered with jet stones
Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci;
Gypsy : Dress in black stretch chiffon trimmed with multicoloured ribbons
and fuchsia coloured metal chains worn with a matching necklace
Givenchy Haute Couture by Riccardo Tisci.
For further information:
For further information: Press contacts: France: Givenchy, 3, avenue
George V, 75008 Paris, Tel. +33-1-44-31-51-80, Fax. +33-1-44-31-49-03; Italie:
Karla Otto, Via dell'Annunciata, 2, 20121 Milano, Tel.: +39-02-65-56-981, Fax:
+39-02-29-01-4510; US: KCD, 450 West 15th Street, No. 604, New York, NY 10011,
Tel: (212) 590-5100, Fax: (212) 590-5101; UK, Karla Otto LTD, 35 Heddon
street, London, W1B 4BP, Tel +44(0)207-287-9890, Fax +44(0)207-287-0890;
Shanghai: Room 1103, China Coal Mansion 899 Dong Fang Road, Pudong, Shanghai
200 122, Tel: +86-21-6875-1363 ext 203, Fax: +86-21-6876-1613; Hong Kong,
GIVENCHY, Unit 913A, Harbour Centre, Tower 1, 1 Hok Cheung Street, Hunghom,
Kowloon, Hong Kong, Tel: +852-2773-2913, Fax: +852-2576-4089; Japan, 3rd
Culture, 2-28-5 Ebisu Shibuya-Ku, Tokyo 150-0013, Tel: +81-3-5448-9138, Fax