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Givenchy Couture Fall 2009

Riccardo Tisci has taken Givenchy far from Paris and set up camp in North Africa. He staged an exotic couture…

Maison Martin Margiela Couture Fall 2009

Margiela turned hundreds of blue ballpoint pen covers into a jacket and used colorful fake eyelashes to…

Christian Dior Couture Fall 2009

Everyone knows John Galliano is a brilliant designer and showman. But savvy social chronicler as well?

Stéphane Rolland Couture Fall 2009

Stéphane Rolland gravitated to ultradramatic confections and an onslaught of architecturally derived…

Alexis Mabille Couture Fall 2009

This hot young French designer can do girly or glamorous — and it all looks like a dream.

Alexandre Matthieu Couture Fall 2009

Invited to show during couture for the first time, Alexandre Morgando and Matthieu Bureau sent out a small…

Just Cavalli Show Cancelled

Just Cavalli, produced by troubled manufacturer Ittierre, calls off Milan show.

Bryan Bradley’s Next Play

Among Bryan Bradley's inspirations for his new, lower-priced namesake collection is a black and white…

Jean Paul Gaultier Couture Spring 2009

Sharp lines and rapturous curves — they comprise both calligraphy and couture. So perhaps it makes sense that…

Elie Saab Couture Spring 2009

Taking a step away from his typical glamour-puss style, Saab introduced a Japanese element to his couture…

Christian Lacroix Couture Spring 2009

Lovely though it was, his lineup lacked the sense of passion and otherworldliness that makes his best work…

Chanel Couture Spring 2009

When most people have a good idea, they put it down on paper. Karl Lagerfeld cuts it out of paper.

Martin Margiela Artisanal Spring 2009

The conceptual Belgian transformed the commonest of materials — paper towels, shoelaces and plastic price-tag…

Cathy Pill Couture Spring 2009

Best known for her prints, Cathy Pill went cosmic with her ready-to-wear collection. The abstract, pixelated…

Alexis Mabille Couture Spring 2009

Mabille is one of fashion’s brightest young lights, one with a strong understanding of French chic and a…