Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion Week

 

Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion Week3 Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion WeekSpring 2012-fashion week in Paris kicked off with shows from such famous top fashion designers as Chanel, Givenchy, Alexander McQueen, and dozens of others. The newest fashion trends of the season ranged from “sea-worthy” designer dresses embellished with seashell appliqués and jacket fins, to shades of calming blue seen on models in dozens of different hues.

Top Trends Seen during Paris’s Spring Fashion Week5 Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion WeekAnother top trend during spring’s fashion week in the city of lights was “mid-century couture” which paired the classic 50s styles of peplums and flounces with modern, fun designs like prints and floral cutout designs. Famous top fashion designers like Yves Saint Laurent, Rochas, Junya Watanabe, and Celine all showed off 50s styling in designer dresses, suits, and accessories.

Top Trends Seen during Paris’s Spring Fashion Week7 Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion Week Blue wasn’t the only popular color to hit the Paris runways; white was a leading hue during the city’s fashion week, showing up in shows from famous top fashion designers like Barbara Bui, Commes des Garcons, and Giambattista Valli. Far from your ordinary white, this newest fashion trends focused on embroidery, mix-and-match textures, and appliqués to show a modern edge to whites’ pure hue.

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Jackets was another hot trend during Paris’s fashion week; from shoulder-padded pea jackets to fluttering trench-coats, this spring must-have graced runways in shows from Kenzo, Valentino, and Nina Ricci, to name just a few.

Top Trends Seen during Paris’s Spring Fashion Week13 Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion WeekPhoto © zimbio

 Top Trends Seen During Paris’s Spring Fashion Week