At Paris Fashion Week, Chanel stole the headlines with its special water feature, whereas one visitor at the Thom Browne occasion dressed as a skeleton. I am going to link up with Patti’s Visible Monday at Not Lifeless Yet Type (along with her solid off!), and Catherine’s #iwillwearwhatilike at Not Dressed as Lamb. Together with New York, London and Milan, Paris Trend Week is the fruits of weeks and weeks of work for the exhibiting designers and solely the start of the work for all of the editors and journalists who will write about it.
Although iconic Balenciaga’s sculptural-looking, black clothes and the like, have been on show from Paris to London for a collection of Balenciaga exhibitions, celebrating one hundred years of the design house, Gvasalia’s creations looked impressed by somebody going by means of their dad’s wardrobe of fits, shirts and ties and mixing and matching dad’s unwell-fitting outfits with a charity shop Tartan find.
It was at Paris Trend Week this time last year that Cheryl was photographed with the very beginnings of a child bump, before her pregnancy became public information. Sparingly deployed on the diagonal or in a complete flotilla of volant skirts and attire, frills are back as a serious pattern for next spring and summer time.
In July on the Couture Week shows in Paris, the expansion of the calendar to incorporate a number of prepared-to-put on designers, like the Californian label Rodarte, reinforced the feeling that Couture Week, which has long been ruled by strict guidelines pertaining to the number of hours put into making pieces, and so forth, was becoming more prepared-to-wear by the minute.
By the point a week of Paris prepared-to-put on exhibits wrapped on Tuesday, you didn’t need to be a lot of a fashion sleuth to recognize the big non-colour development for spring and summer time 2018 as a result of it was proper there in black and white – actually.