Blanca Li

Front Row at Giambattista Valli Spring 2016 Couture

Eco-campaigner Livia Firth and choreographer Blanca Li were among the guests.

Backstage at Giambattista Valli Spring 2016 Couture

Backstage at Giambattista Valli Spring 2016 Couture

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

Giambattista Valli Spring 2016 Couture

Giambattista Valli Couture Spring 2016

The designer exalted Paris with flowers — inspired by four of the city’s great gardens — and he winked to the Empire line, too.

Giambattista Valli

Giambattista Valli Pre-Fall 2016

Giambattista Valli continued his love affair with the Sixties and Seventies in his romantic, feminine pre-fall collection.

G.Valli amb RTW Spring 2016

Giambattista Valli RTW Spring 2016

Giambattista Valli proved he’s still smitten with the Sixties and Seventies, showing frisky A-line minidresses and filmy chiffon gowns, all undulating layers of capes and ruffles.

Backstage at Giambattista Valli Spring 2016

Backstage at Giambattista Valli Spring 2016

Val Garland and Paul Hanlon conceived the show’s beauty look.

Salma Hayek

Front Row at Giambattista Valli Spring 2016

Salma Hayek sat front row at the spring show.

Bakstage at Giambattista Valli Couture Fall 2015

Backstage at Giambattista Valli Couture 2015

Eugene Souleiman and Val Garland created the beauty look for the show. 

Giambattista Valli Couture Fall 2015

Giambattista Valli Couture Fall 2015

Giambattista Valli ventured in slicker, showier fashion territory with an evening-focused couture collection festooned with crystals, fringe and feathers.

Jessica Alba Front Row Valli Couture Fall 2015

Front Row at Giambattista Valli

Jessica Alba took in the show.