With each instance of Paris Fashion Week, that rolls around, the Parisian streets become a runway of their own as the most stylish of the industry attend the top fashion shows. From the luxury fashion houses to edgy French labels, Paris fashion week sees the spring / summer and autumn (fall) / winter collections taking to the runway at both men’s and women’s dedicated fashion weeks. Keep moving so much to share and so much to write.
Pajama style Valentino is my favorite one: butterfly , monkeys always feel happy and comfortable wearing it)
Case in point: the work of Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli of Valentino, who held their show in the blank venue of a tent in the Tuileries.
Exploring the duality of “sensuality and independence” as embodied by women such as Emilie Flöge, the artist and muse of Gustav Klimt, and Celia Birtwell (who collaborated on some prints), the designers created an extraordinary mosaic of black-and-white monasticism mixed with Klimtian luxe.
Working within their trademark silhouette — round neck, small shoulder, high waist — they sent out austere black leather capes over tailored trousers; skirts paved with hundreds of leather and chiffon triangles edged in gold, creating a stained-glass effect on the legs; tunic dresses of 10 different kinds of lace; and red-carpet numbers with feather silks segueing into gold lace.
There were floral prints and soaring dragons, and as a finale there were Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson doing a “Zoolander” strut
Stay tuned working on my new article : summary on fashion shows) a lot of pictures to share from the show …