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Haider Ackermann Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Haider Ackermann’s Androgynous Spring – Haider Ackermann paid tribute to the female form with a collection stepped in androgyny for his namesake label’s spring 2014 collection. A story of contradictions, the silhouettes are at once…

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Viktor & Rolf Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Viktor & Rolf’s School Days – Viktor & Rolf go back to school with the Dutch design duo’s spring 2014 collection shown during the fifth day of Paris Fashion Week. The pair deconstructed schoolgirl uniform…

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Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014 Day 4 Recap | Dior, Isabel Marant, Sonia Rykiel + More

Dior’s Raf Simons injected some color and decorative details into the label’s spring collection. Floral motifs were a major theme of the new season as well as iconic Dior pieces like the “Bar” jacket which…

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Isabel Marant Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Marant’s Spring Essentials – Isabel Marant delivered her signature rocker cool, bohemian aesthetic for her namesake label’s spring 2014 collection shown during the fourth day of Paris Fashion Week. Fresh off the heels of her…

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Dior Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Dior’s Spring Garden – Amidst a runway show featuring a setting of hanging flora, the spring 2014 collection from Dior similarly embraced the floral theme whether it was quite literal with prints or more abstract…

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Sonia Rykiel Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Rykiel’s Woman at Dusk – Sonia Rykiel designer Geraldo da Conceição noted in his show notes that the Rykiel woman for spring is “a creature of the dusk, a sunset heroine”. Spring 2014 definitely speaks…

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Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014 Day 3 Recap | Balmain, Lanvin, Balenciaga + More

After a successful debut collection for fall, Balenciaga creative director Alexander Wang ushered in a new ease for the label’s spring collection with sporty touches, pretty pastels and sheer fabrics.

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Balenciaga Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Balenciaga’s New Ease – Marking his second runway show for Balenciaga womenswear, designer Alexander Wang aimed to bring some ease to the brand’s spring 2014 collection. Indeed, the new lineup offered a more relaxed silhouette…

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Lanvin Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Lanvin’s Spring Bling – For Lanvin’s spring 2014 collection, creative director Alber Elbaz made sure that his woman shined–quite literally in an outing of glittering brocade and lamé fabrics made of jewel-toned hues. The new…

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Nina Ricci Spring/Summer 2014 | Paris Fashion Week

Ricci’s Charming Woman – Nina Ricci creative director Peter Copping feminized menswear staples like the suit jacket, waist coat and button-up shirt for the label’s spring 2014 collection. Opening with a color palette of pure…