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TEDGlobal Geneva - December 8, 2015, Bâtiment des Forces Motrices, Geneva, Switzerland. Photo: James Duncan Davidson/TED

Dreams Matter: TED 2016

We look forward to this year's conference and share footage of a favorite past speaker.

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SS16: Giambattista Valli’s Very Pretty Hippies

For the romantic at heart, red-carpet favorite Giambattista Valli's SS16 collection didn't disappoint.

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CoutureLab Places: Caracas Arepa Bar, East Village, NYC

An East Village favorite that serves up a sense of nostalgia.

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About Carmen

Carmen Busquets founded CoutureLab in 2006 with an aim to support craftsmanship and heritage, discover and support some of the world’s top emerging creative talents and help educate consumers about their stories and their products. Carmen, previously co-founder and major investor of Net-a-Porter, began to back creative entrepreneurs and invest in disruptive ideas that aligned with her personal vision, and this naturally involved into an umbrella company.

The CoutureLab Journey

Discover how Carmen evolved her personal vision and ethos into CoutureLab, a laboratory of forward-thinking ideas, and now an umbrella company that supports luxury fashion and creative entrepreneurship through technology.

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