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'Then came the models, parading in the flesh and appearing simultaneously on the screens in their looks the effect was that of a surreal Dior dreamscape. Scratch that. It was like sitting inside a Dior advertising campaign...'
And then came the eveningwear and the sort of craftsmanship for which Chanel Lagerfeld might say only Chanel is best known. One dress, which exploded with black tulle down the back, appeared to have been made of tiny optical squares of fabric that burst open as the model walked
For once, we werent looking at clothes that screamed Im rich! Instead, they whispered it
Inspired by the worlds finest porcelain Capodimonte, Wedgewood, Sevres and Meissen Valli sent out pieces of such extreme sweetness, femininity and youthfulness, it was a further reminder that only his clients might do them justice
Before a front row that included Catherine Deneuve, Milla Jovovich and Naomie Harris, Armani put on his most daring display of couture to date. It was as light as air and as delicate as a spiders web. And almost all of it in nude
You get the feeling, watching a Gaultier show, that the designer gets as much of a buzz casting his girls and dreaming up who they will play as he does from creating the actual clothes. As ever, this was no mere show, but unapologetic theatre
The first outfit was a cream t-shirt with rolled sleeves, a pair of blue trousers, cuffed at the hem both in glossy Latex. On the models feet, a pair of tan clumpy-soled boots with crystals jutting out of the heel, like spurs. Oh, and a face mask, that obscured her entire head part armed robber, part jewellery piece, since it was encrusted with gems
All the Schiaparelli signatures are there including voluminous Gaucho pants, capes, drapes, giant pockets and, yes, the iconic lobster -' Schiap' was first to use the lobster in her surrealist designs
Unapologetically theatrical, Sergeenkos creations depicted Russian gothic. Not that Russia ever had a gothic period, she explained, we just invented it