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Nina Ricci Spring 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Ricci’s Sweet Spring – Nina Ricci had shades of classic nobility with models donning egg-shaped, straw enclosure hats as they took to the runway in designer Peter Copping’s elegantly sweet creations. Inspired by the textile…

Balmain Spring 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Balmain’s Western Spring – With a new creative director, Balmain did not lose its rock and roll edge for the spring 2012 season under Olivier Rousteing’s western inspired vision. Skinny jeans, embroidered blazers and leggy…

Thierry Mugler Spring 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

A Pared Down Mugler – After fall’s high octane showing of stage-worthy looks and snarling models, Thierry Mugler creative director Nicola Formichetti presented a toned down spring 2012 collection composed of more minimal, deconstructed looks.…

Balenciaga Spring 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Balenciaga’s Sculpted Spring – Balenciaga’s spring 2012 collection made news with multiple benches collapsing before the show even began leaving editors and other show-goers all standing. Nonetheless, the show went on with creative director Nicolas…

Dries van Noten Spring 2012 | Paris Fashion Week

Van Noten’s New Landscapes – For spring 2012, Dries van Noten was inspired by photographs of natural and city landscapes for his collection presented during Paris Fashion Week. The result was a parade of classic…

Elie Saab Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

For Elie Saab’s fall 2011 outing, the Lebanese designer’s elegant protagonist was the epitome of Parisian chic. The long and slinky silhouettes were color coordinated from stark black to rich reds and deep plums with…

Miu Miu Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Miu Miu’s fall 2011 collection takes a turn for the mature this season with retro silhouettes revamped for a more contemporary audience. Designer Miuccia Prada’s vision for the autumn had models taking to the runway…

Louis Vuitton Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Louis Vuitton’s fall 2011 presentation was an extravagant affair complete with elevators, bell boys, french maids and even supermodels on the runway. Updating ’40s silhouettes, creative director Marc Jacobs sent out a parade of characters…

Alexander McQueen Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Alexander McQueen creative director Sarah Burton continues to bring her own voice to the label with its fall 2011 collection. Featuring powerful creations ranging from black clad vixens to snow white ice queens, Burton injected…

Valentino Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Valentino’s fall 2011 lacy day wear hit the runway for Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday, and designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli had true ready-to-wear creations on their hands with feminine dresses and…