The cobwebs are being blown of Paris couture this season. And nobody is bringing down the ancient regime quicker than the Los Angeles maison of Rodarte, who staged an exhilarating cowgirl couture show on Sunday.
Every editor of note in fashion went to the Lycée Jacques-Decour on Sunday, for the first major show of the Paris couture - the French debt of New York’s Proenza Schouler, a brilliant beginning to the fall 2017 season.
The fashion designer wrapped up the third day of 080 Barcelona with an Autumn Winter 2017-18 collection that had been already shown in NY and Madrid. The novelty was brought by newcomers Maria Roch and Gemma Sach.
Think of haute couture as fashion’s great honey pot. A unique Parisian nectar that always manges to lure couturiers, designers, brands and events into five days. Starting Saturday, it will stage its busiest season ever.
Two veterans offered a reinterpretation of femininity on the fashion week’s second day. Mietis, Pablo Erroz, Guillermina Baeza, Jnorig and Lebor Gabala showed on a day that left a bittersweet taste with Amoramargo.
The first day saw shows from children’s lines Boboi and The Little Creative, as well as presentations from Daniel Rosa, Oscarleon, Miquel Suay and Antonio Miro. The end of the party celebrated Macson’s 75th anniversary.
The 17-day European menswear runway and salon season ended Sunday night in Paris. A four-city tour including some 150 shows and three times as many presentations. Here's our pick of the 12 most relevant collections.