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Spring sprung up on the couture runways, where designers offered a veritable bouquet of buds and blossoms. Case in point: Giorgio Armani’s one-shouldered number for Armani Privé, worn with a geometric flower belt and covered in fan appliqués that suggest modernist blooms.

This story first appeared in the January 28, 2008 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

The subject was roses — along with peonies and irises — as couturiers in Paris played with all manner of spring floral motifs.

PHOTOS BY GIOVANNI GIANNONI AND STEPHANE FEUGERE

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