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Lingering recession chills haute couture

Published 07/08/2009, The Jamestown Sun

During a recession, how do you hawk a dress that costs more than many cars? That’s the dilemma facing the handful of luxury labels that still craft haute couture — the collections of sumptuous, wildly expensive garments made-to-measure for an elite cadre of the world’s ultra-rich.

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