PARIS — The green light flashes today for the start of the Formula 1 of fashion — the couture shows, which run here until Thursday.
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The car-racing analogy proves useful in divining high fashion’s future. According to several top executives and designers, couture is becoming a high-stakes game for a handful of elite players. Indeed, Christian Dior president Sidney”