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Jean Paul Gaultier archive sale on now via Decades x Matches Fashion

Corsets, tartans, off-kilter tailoring and more - sounds like Gaultier in a nutshell, no? London-based crowd-sourcing e-tailer Matches Fashion has teamed up with Cameron Silver of renowned L.A. boutique Decades to bring a selection of archival Jean Paul Gaultier pieces up for sale, a timely collaboration that coincides with an imminent retrospective on the designer to open soon at the ...
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Hermes -

SUBLIME LUXURY Paris: Christophe Lemaire sent out an exquisite collection for Fall 2014 – the clothes spoke for themselves. There were no accoutrements, just beautifully cut, impeccable pieces. Silhouettes were relaxed and fluid, with oversized coats, relaxed tailored suits, long vests, dresses and coats that came belted with delicate thin crocodile belts and silk scarves complemented the lineup. This was luxury at its ...
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hermes fall 14

Pretty Purple -

From muted, smoky shades to bold, solid hues, purple provides a playful update for eye makeup. Complementing natural colors, this fresh color works well either as a bold eyeliner streak or softly covering the eyelid.
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Moncler Gamme Rouge -

UTILITY SPORT Paris: Giambattista Valli put together a series of layered looks with a strong utility, sport influence for Moncler Gamme Rouge's Fall 2014 collection. Beautiful prints and patterns transformed outerwear pieces into works of art. – Deirdre Pérez Key items: Utility outerwear / Jumpsuits / Bombers / Zip-up hoodies / Leggings Color: Sand / Orange / Black / Blush / White / Grey / Yellow / ...
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Miu Miu -

‘60s SPORT PARIS:  Miuccia Prada’s collection for Miu Miu was a sporty version of the swinging ‘60s. Smooth, plastic raincoats layered over texturized knit polos or metallic brocade shifts highlighted a playful contrast between surfaces for a clever, youthful look. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Cagoules / Mini shifts / Quilted mini skirts / Color-blocked coats / Short skirt suits / Boxy ...
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Louis Vuitton -

TIMELESS IS NOW! Paris: Nicolas Ghesquiere’s first collection for Louis Vuitton was full of “perennial” pieces. The show notes read, “This familiar wardrobe appeals to the collection unconscious, stirring our affective memory." The silhouette was a slight A-line, a little girly, with a sportswear appeal. Ghesquiere used the house’s heritage of leather goods to inspire his work, from the masterful color and ...
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Alexander McQueen -

WARRIOR PRINCESS Paris: Sarah Burton presented Alexander McQueen’s Fall collection on an "ethereal," mossy runway that looked as if it was set in the highlands of Scotland – perfect for a medieval fairy tale collection. Haunting and beautiful, the eyelet peasant dresses, bejeweled separates and fur-trimmed coats were memerizing – not to mention the elaborate textures and the finale of white sheer dresses ...
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alexander mcqueen fall 14

Paul & Joe -

UTILITARIAN INFLUENCE Paris: Paul & Joe sent forth a modern array of utility-infused looks featuring the key silhouettes of the Fall 2014 season. Plush, furry coats and textured sweaters paired with wide leg pants were the definition of ease. – Deirdre Pérez Key items: Relaxed coats / Shorts / Textured sweaters / Turtlenecks /  Tapered trousers / Utility coats / Button-front shirts / Bomber jackets ...
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Agnès B -

ELEGANT STREET Paris: Agnès B delivered a line-up of Parisian-chic streetwear with casual elegance and a classic feel. The collection was youthful from start to finish. – Deirdre Pérez Key items: Sweater dresses / Tapered pants / Pea coats / Relaxed outerwear / Puffa jackets / Skinny leather pants / Wide leg trousers / Bomber jackets / Rompers / Button-front shirts / Mini skirts / ...
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Valentino -

EXCEPTIONALLY RICH Paris: Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli began their fall collection with bright contrasts in vivid patchwork circular motifs inspired by Italian Pop Art and a touch of Sixties Mod. A beautiful display of craftwork and rich detail along with abbreviated versions of Bohemian style dresses completed this exceptional collection.  – Lizzy Bowring  Key Items: Slim leather coat / Intarsia ...
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Iris van Herpen -

TECHNOLOGICAL ARTISTRY PARIS:  The future of fashion, where technology and collaboration reign, is closer with Iris van Herpen’s collection of innovative, wearable art. Simple sheaths and boleros were given new dimension with texturized, 3D printed surfaces. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  A-line cape / 3D Printed sheaths / Billowy maxis / Relaxed trousers / Mini shirt dress / Cropped jacket / Metallic sets Color: ...
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Jean-Charles de Castelbajac -

"SPORTSOIR" PARIS: Jean-Charles de Castelbajac’s collection was inspirited by Méret Openheim’s surrealist artwork. Cropped jackets layered over elongated dresses were covered in illustrated faces and stars for a collection that was equal parts elegance and whimsy. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Cropped utility coats / Relaxed trousers / Braided sweaters / Robe coat / Pencil skirts / Tiered cape / Elongated tunics / ...
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Chanel -

TUTTI FRUTTI Paris: Karl Lagerfeld put a whole new meaning on shopping when he showed his latest Fall collection for Chanel. Staged in a Chanel supermarket with groceries aptly labeled Chanel - models wore pastel colored skinny tracksuits, fitted jackets, oversized sweaters, skirts over pants – what more does a girl want than to be shopping in Chanel comfort! – Lizzy ...
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Saint Laurent -

CARNABY STREET Paris: Hedi Slimane delivered an interesting collection for Saint Laurent, albeit that he acknowledged inspiration from the work and words of John Baldessari. The lineup was firmly based on the idea of Carnaby Street with a silhouette that was short, sharp, playful and young with a plethora of glitter, sequins, little bow ties and of course, a riff on ...
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Leonard -

LA BOHÈME Paris: Creative director Yiqing Yin sent forth a series of fluid looks featuring vintage Leonard prints which she pulled from the archive and worked in new ways. Asymmetrical draping and layered styling felt fresh while color and material combinations added a touch of romance. – Deirdre Pérez Key items: Asymmetrical draping / Tailored jackets / Broad-collared coats / Blanket coats / Sheer long-sleeved ...
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leonard fall 14