Louis Vuitton Takes Us on a Funky ’80s Time Warp for Fall 2019

Mix master Nicolas Ghesquière got wonderfully weird, combining checkers, animal prints, sequins, old-fashioned florals and every conceivable texture in his signature offbeat silhouettes.Looks from the Louis Vuitton Fall 2019 collection. Photo: ImaxtreeEvery Paris Fashion Week officially comes to a close when Nicolas Ghesquière takes his bow after his latest collection for Louis Vuitton debuts on […]

Janelle Monáe Is Having More Fun at Paris Fashion Week Than Anyone Else

See the best looks the “Pynk” singer has worn to the shows over the past few days.Janelle Monáe at the Giambattista Valli Fall 2019 show in Paris. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty ImagesIn addition to being a multi-award-winning singer/songwriter and actress, Janelle Monáe is consistently a sartorial delight. Whether performing her music on stage or walking […]

The Balmain Army Is Going Full ’80s Biker Gang for Fall 2019

Studs, motorcycle jackets, acid-wash denim, heavy chains — all you need is a Harley-Davidson and a bad attitude.From the finale of Balmain’s Fall 2019 show. Photo: ImaxtreeBalmain‘s Creative Director Olivier Rousteing is a baby of the ’80s — he was born in 1985, for those keeping score — and his affinity for the culture, music […]

Virgil Abloh Puts a Ladylike Twist on Sport for Off-White Fall 2019

You’ve never seen “athleisure” like this.Looks from the Off-White Fall 2019 collection. Photo: ImaxtreeSport is as much a part of Virgil Abloh’s brand at Off-White as the hypebeasts who regularly clog the entrance at his shows in Paris hoping to steal a seat. He’s established this through his runway presentations — see the “Track and […]

Anthony Vaccarello Follows the ’80s Trend to Its Dayglo Conclusion at Saint Laurent Fall 2019

It’s time to cut the lights.Looks from the Saint Laurent Fall 2019 collection. Photo: ImaxtreeSaint Laurent has presented its runway in full view of the Eiffel Tower for several seasons now, using its sparkling light show as a backdrop for its semi-annual presentations. But for Fall 2019, Anthony Vaccarello and the Saint Laurent team brought […]

Dior Cashes in on the Youth’s Favorite Trends for Fall 2019

From saddle bag belts to monogrammed bucket hats to buffalo plaid logo parkas, prepare to see these commercial hits all over Instagram this fall.Looks from the Dior Fall 2019 collection. Photo: ImaxtreeSince taking the helm at Dior in 2016, designer Maria Grazia Chiuri has focused on capturing the attention (and disposable income) of the all-important millennial […]

Shiny Patent Leather Took Center Stage on the Last Day of Paris Fashion Week

Showgoers closed out fashion month on a high-gloss note.Patent leather at Paris Fashion Week. Photos: Chiara Marina Grioni/Fashionista (1); Imaxtree (4) On the final day of Paris Fashion Week, the street style crowd swarmed from the Chanel beach to Louis Vuitton’s futuristic runway at the Louvre in lustrous leather apparel. Though more appropriately dressed for Nicolas Ghesquière‘s […]

Nicolas Ghesquière Looks to the Future on Louis Vuitton’s Spring 2019 Runway

And it’s looking bright — at least as far as fashion is concerned.A look from Louis Vuitton’s Spring 2019 runway show. Photo: ImaxtreeThere’s been much discussion about the future of fashion this season — between the appointments of Hedi Slimane at Celine and Riccardo Tisci at Burberry, the increasingly loud conversations around body positivity and […]

Unstuffy Suits Were All the Street Style Crowd Wanted to Wear on Day 8 of Paris Fashion Week

Office-appropriate, but make it fashion.Suits at Paris Fashion Week. Photos: Chiara Marina Grioni/Fashionista (2); Imaxtree (3)Oversized, structured blazers have been a street style staple at fashion week for a few seasons running now. But on the eighth day of Paris Fashion Week, show attendees took things up a notch by opting for full-on suits. There […]

A Statement Belt Was the Accessory of Choice Over the Weekend at Paris Fashion Week

It’s time to buckle up for fall.Statement belts at Paris Fashion Week. Photos: Chiara Marina Grioni/Fashionista (2); Imaxtree (3)Showgoers turned to silhouette-enhancing waist cinchers over the last few days at Paris Fashion Week. The bold belts appeared in numerous forms, from Loewe‘s lace-up corset-style obi belt to more classic, wide leather versions in bright colors. […]