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Paris Fashion Week (PFW) for Spring 2016

is well underway (30 September – 7 October).

Inspiration for the runway presentations were varied:

from urban wear influences to elements of ethnic traditional dress.



a few runway favourites


PFW,  Spring  2016


Runway favourites

Paris Fashion Week (PFW),  Spring  2016



Covetable overcoats

from Rochas

by designer, Alessandro Dell’ Acqua

white poplin fabrication, tiered sleeves: short upper / sheer lower

pink patent leather, generous side pockets


pfw, spring 2016, rochas, white overcoat, sheer sleeves, poplin fabrication

pfw, spring 2016,rochas, pink patent leather, short sleeve, overcoat

Fashion Fun Factored In!

by designer, Dries Van Noten

embrodiered elements on shirts, overcoat

denim on denim styling

bra exposure

shine factor

colour clash

shoe elevation:  platform, open toe sandals


pfw, spring 2016, oversized denim trousers, window pane overcoat with pink fern like details, dries van noten

pfw, spring 2016, teal blue skirt, electric pink bra as outerwear, dries van notenpfw, spring 2016, dries van noten, detail, platform shoe, hot pink,

An agender dress aesthetics

by fashion label, Each X Other

the brain child of designer, Ilan Delouis and

  artisitc director, Jenny Mannerheim

a melding of feminine / masculine design elements

pfw, spring 2016, each X other, b.w military jacket, flowing burgundy under piecepfw, spring 2016, each X other

Deconstruction / Reconstruction Workings

from Jacquemus

by designer, Simon Porte Jacquemus

deconstructed jackets in suit fabrication


pfw, spring 2016, deconstructed suit jacket dress, jacquemuspfw, spring 2016, suit jacket deconstruction, navy jacquemus

“Sporty Spice” and everything nice

from Chloe

by designer, Clare Waight Keller

autumnal, cinnamon reddish-brown hues

track suit pieces

pfw, spring 2016, chloe, sports luxe pfw, spring 2016, chloe, sports luxe



by designer, Manish Arora

exotic fabrication / styling

high volume colour

elaborate head accessories

a hint of ’60s mod

pfw, spring 2016, manish arora, egyptian gyspy

pfw, spring 2016, manish arora, egyptian gyspy

pfw, spring 2016, manish arora

Supersize me

from Vetements

by a collection of designers headed by siblings

Demna and Guram Gvasalia


side / front splits to trousers and skirts

pfw, spring 2016, vetementspfw, spring 2016, vetements