Dior Brought Couture Back to the Atelier
Dior's couture show was set in a bright room where looks from the show made of white cotton were displayed from floor to ceiling, in Paris's Musée Rodin. The design was in reference to the atelier, keeping along with the theme of the collection which focused on classic, well-constructed pieces to highlight the craftsmanship of couture.
New Chanel ambassador Penélope Cruz sat front row
Actress Penélope Cruz embraced her latest role as Chanel's new brand ambassador by sitting front row at the fashion house's outdoor show at the Institut de France. Cruz will be starring in the brand's cruise campaign, shot by Karl Lagerfeld.
Schiaparelli Went Maximalist
Schiaparelli showed a number of larger-than-life looks inspired by the house's founder, Elsa Schiaparelli. Design director Bertrand Guyon lit up the grand Opéra Garnier in hot pink and put equally bold looks down the runway, like this sheer embroidered tulle dress with a complementary floral bouquet helmet.