Definition of atelier
1 : an artist's or designer's studio or workroom
2 : workshop
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Using the historic Parisian ateliers to polish their collections elevates their craft.
Her atelier has shown as a guest member of couture fashion week since July 2011.
For Céline's orders, the houses send teams to Nevada typically for three fittings, before the garments are ultimately finished in her local, private atelier.
For Spring 2018, Van Assche turned to the talents of the ateliers at Dior for inspiration, and the iconography associated with them (the 3, Rue de Marignan address, the house's black ribbons).
The show’s decor — large image boards on stands — evoked a fashion atelier, bringing home this idea of the unfinished design.
His little piece of the countryside is both atelier space and a playground for inspiration.
From its atelier on Lincoln Boulevard in Venice, California, No.One's designer Mark Gainor is putting his own stamp on how–and where–shoes should be made.
IN THE HISTORIC Louis Vuitton atelier in the commune of Asnières-sur-Seine, next to an elegant 19th-century villa filled with Art Nouveau antiques, a longhaired man with a skull ring and a scorpion tattoo is hard at work.
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Origin and Etymology of atelier
French, from Middle French astelier woodpile, from astele splinter, from Late Latin astella, diminutive of Latin astula
First Known Use: 1699See Words from the same year
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: a room where an artist works
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