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Elie Saab Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Elie Saab
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Masha Ma Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

After a remarked debut in London, Central Saint Martins graduate Masha Ma premiered in Paris last season with a poetic yet graphically powerful. As many designers of the younger generation, it...

Masha Ma
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Miu Miu Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

To the sensual sounds of Neneh Cherry singing a very erotic version of the Cole Porter classic “ I’ve Got You Under My Skin” Miuccia Prada made ‘femme fatales’ out of her Miu Miu girls.   The...

Miu Miu
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Allude Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

In the hands of Andrea Karg, knit becomes a quasi-magical material that she is able to transform into anything that she, as designer and founder of the German knitwear brand Allude, desires for her...

Allude
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Arzu Kaprol Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

The Turkish designer Arzu Kaprol does justice to her oriental roots. Not only did she opt for sleek constructed looks, instead of the sometimes expected bling-bling style, but she also made a name...

Arzu Kaprol
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Talbot Runhof Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Johnny Talbot and Adrian Runhof are celebrating 20 years of work this year and an upcoming shop opening in Paris, their first one. Twenty years in which the German designers have tried to add some...

Talbot Runhof
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Louis Vuitton Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

The writing was on the walls, on the catwalk and even on the mammoth block of escalators that ended in a giant mirrored partition at the back of the Louis Vuitton spring/summer 2013 catwalk....

Louis Vuitton
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Alexander McQueen Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

The Alexander McQueen show was buzzing. As the designer Sarah Burton took bees as her leitmotif for the spring/summer 2013 collection, please pardon the play on words, puns, and bee related...

Alexander McQueen
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Paul & Joe Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Showing near the end of a Fashion Week, or in this case at the end of what is becoming dubbed Fashion Month with all four major cities having had their turn, is an unenviable position. If you’re in...

Paul & Joe
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Shiatzy Chen Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Of all the major Asian countries, China is the one that has the most difficulties breaking into the fashion scene. Perhaps it comes from the carefree, almost casual approach that Chinese people...

Shiatzy Chen
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Moncler Gamme Rouge Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Moncler is rather known for its straightforward urban chic loved by rappers – hello Kanye – than for its sophisticated ready-to-wear women. By adding “Gamme Rouge” to the brand's name with...

Moncler Gamme Rouge
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Christophe Lemaire Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

As creative director of Hermès' womenswear and his own eponym brand, designer Christophe Lemaire has a double life when it comes to fashion design – this said, he so far managed to keep his "slow...

Lemaire
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Paco Rabanne Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

There was a bit too much going on at Paco Rabanne for the first show of Lydia Maurer as artistic director for the brand, stepping into the shoes left by Manish Arora last May, after only two...

Paco Rabanne
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Junko Shimada Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

At the dawn of her thirtieth anniversary, Junko Shimada seems still far away from any type of dodgy midlife crisis. The ones that make you want to settle down – or buy a red convertible if you're a...

Junko Shimada
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Valentino Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Paris

Valentino designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli are in the fashion sweet spot.   Just like Sarah Burton at Alexander McQueen, they spent years working alongside the brand’s...

Valentino