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The Posh Parka

PARIS — Furs have played an important role in fashion for quite some time. This season, the news was in cropped shapes, along with sportier looks. Alexander McQueen, who knows a thing or two about glamour, combined elements of chinoiserie,...

Alexander McQueen, who knows a thing or two about glamour, combined elements of chinoiserie, futuristic fantasy and just plain luxe in his beautiful fall collection. He also created some terrific furs, like the stunning sequined parka here, worn with...

Alexander McQueen, who knows a thing or two about glamour, combined elements of chinoiserie, futuristic fantasy and just plain luxe in his beautiful fall collection. He also created some terrific furs, like the stunning sequined parka here, worn with...

GIOVANNI GIANNONI

PARIS — Furs have played an important role in fashion for quite some time. This season, the news was in cropped shapes, along with sportier looks. Alexander McQueen, who knows a thing or two about glamour, combined elements of chinoiserie, futuristic fantasy and just plain luxe in his beautiful fall collection. He also created some terrific furs, like the stunning sequined parka here, worn with a boldly patterned skirt. For more, see pages 4 and 5.

This story first appeared in the March 13, 2003 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.