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Elie Saab Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Moving away from a dark autumn, the spring 2011 outing from Elie Saab offers elegant gowns paired with tailored jackets and sequin adorned bodices. Working with a color palette of pastels and other dreamy hues,…

Kenzo Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Celebrating forty years, the spring outing from Kenzo offered a bevy of colorful prints, slouchy silhouettes and elegant draping. Designer Antonio Marras brought together a fusion of western and eastern influences to the Cirque d’Hiver…

Alexander McQueen Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Spring 2011 marks Sarah Burton’s first season as creative director of Alexander McQueen after the designer’s recent passing in February. Burton has said before that she would bring a more feminine and tender quality to…

Valentino Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Delving into the spring, the latest outing from Valentino designers Pier Paolo Piccioli and Maria Grazia Chiuri still maintains the womanly frills of fall in a more subdued manner, however, with a muted palette of…

Chanel Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

In an extravagant presentation featuring over eighty models, the spring 2011 collection from Chanel was unveiled in true Parisian fashion at the Grand Palais. The runway was designed to resemble the gardens of Versailles with…

Yves Saint Laurent Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Moving away from a nun inspired fall, designer Stefano Pilati debuted a collection of ruffles, bold lines and sharp tailoring for spring 2011 collection of Yves Saint Laurent. With accents of vibrant colors such as…

Chloe Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

The spring 2011 collection from Chloe proved to be a minimalist outing with clean silhouettes, sheer materials and Grecian inspired gowns commanding the runway. With a subdued color palette of brown, white and black, designer…

Stella McCartney Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

Inspired by menswear tailoring, the spring 2011 collection from Stella McCartney once again showcased the juxtaposition of the masculine and feminine–a common theme for this Paris Fashion Week. In addition to the tuxedo style jackets,…

Givenchy Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

The spring outing from Givenchy was dark–not that it comes as any surprise with Riccardo Tisci’s well known gothic aesthetic. This season, however, brought an introduction of leopard, zippers and sheer pants. Among sharply tailored…

John Galliano Spring 2011 | Paris Fashion Week

As always, the spring 2011 show from John Galliano proved to be one with drama and theatrics. The latest collection from the Gibraltarian-British designer was inspired by Maria Lani, an early twentieth century muse to…