Runway

Jean Paul Gaultier Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Jean Paul Gaultier’s fall 2011 collection had models donning gray beehives with retro wear inspired by the ’50s and ’60s. On the runway, the girls took off layers and threw them to the end of…

Sonia Rykiel Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Sonia Rykiel’s fall 2011 runway show had an unconventional set-up as models stood by fences, talked with one another and even took a rest on a bench for a casual change of pace. As for…

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Viktor & Rolf Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

For their fall 2011 collection, Viktor & Rolf looked towards the medieval age for inspiration. Models walked down the runway with red faces, the designer duo’s signature avant garde shapes with armor-like pleats and large…

Haider Ackermann Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Back in November, it was reported that Karl Lagerfeld wanted Haider Ackermann to replace him as the creative director of Chanel once he retired. When looking at Ackermann’s fall 2011 collection, it is hard to…

Isabel Marant Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Isabel Marant’s fall 2011 outing offered a bevy of fringe detailing for the rock and roll set during Paris Fashion Week. Fully embracing 70s style with psychedelic patterns, mini skirts and tribal patterns, Marant’s laid…

Yohji Yamamoto Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Yohji Yamamoto’s cotton candy haired protagonist brought high fashion street wear to the fall 2011 season. With kaleidoscopic prints, fish netting and even wire hoop skirts for a dramatic effect–Yamamoto’s signature seventies influence shone through…

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Lanvin Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Lanvin’s fall 2011 collection had creative director Alber Elbaz taking the label to new heights with his feminine silhouettes which ranged from sculptural to slouchy in shape. Accessories included wide brim hats which covered the…

Christian Dior Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

In light of John Galliano’s recent anti-Semitic remarks and his subsequent firing from Dior, focusing on the fall 2011 collection for its actual garments and not the controversy surrounding its ex-creative director is surely a…

Nina Ricci Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Nina Ricci’s fall 2011 collection fully embraced an autumn palette with ladylike silhouettes and delicate detailing. Creative director Peter Copping continued with a youthful take on femininity by featuring wrinkled materials, slouchy pants, bright pastels…

Rick Owens Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

You can call Rick Owens’ protagonist for the fall 2011 season a cape wonder with all the hooded and caped ensembles shown during his Paris Fashion Week presentation. Layering up for the fall, Owens sent…