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Chanel Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Chanel’s Crystal Fall – Always known for its elaborate sets, the fall 2012 collection from Chanel made its debut against a backdrop of oversize crystals. The crystal theme was in fact a major motif of…

Yves Saint Laurent Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Pilati’s Farewell to YSL – Yves Saint Laurent creative director Stefano Pilati presented his final collection for the label’s fall 2012 preview shown during Paris Fashion Week. It was announced a week ago that the…

Chloe Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Chloe’s Sumptuous Layers – Marking her sophomore season at Chloe, designer Clare Waight Keller presented a fall 2012 collection of autumn layers and lax silhouettes during Paris Fashion Week. A traditional Chloe color palette of…

Giambattista Valli Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Valli’s Demure Luxe – After last season’s luxe ethereal showing, Giambattista Valli turned down the volume for his namesake label’s fall 2012 collection presented during Paris Fashion Week. An autumn color palette of black, ivory…

Kenzo Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Redefining Kenzo – Marking their second season as creative directors at Kenzo, designers Humberto Leon and Carol Lim offered up their refined take of urban street style for the label’s fall 2012 showing. The collection…

Stella McCartney Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Stella McCartney’s Sporty Fall – After an evening wear collection shown during London Fashion Week, Stella McCartney returned to Paris Fashion Week for a sportswear inspired fall 2012 preview. A color palette of electric blue,…

Hermès Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Hermès’ Relaxed Fall – Hermès creative director Christophe Lemaire took a turn from spring with a Gaucho, South American influenced collection for the label’s fall 2012 showing. Loose-fitting designs such as heavy ponchos, coats and…

Givenchy Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Givenchy’s Equestrian Fall – For fall 2012, Givenchy designer Riccardo Tisci took a liking to equestrian inspired gear for the label’s presentation shown during Paris Fashion Week. Cropped capes, riding jackets, tapered trousers and thigh…

Akris Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Akris’ Expressionist Fall – Akris creative director Albert Kriemler was inspired by American Expressionist painter Franz Kline’s artwork for the label’s fall 2012 showing. Autumn embraced a muted palette of black, tan, chocolate and orange…

Loewe Fall 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Back to Black – After last season’s flirtation with scarlet and navy hues, Loewe creative director Stuart Vevers brought it back to black with the label’s fall 2012 presentation. Playing with volume and proportion, the…