PARIS — Azzedine Alaïa is getting fresh. His spring collection is full of short and flirty circle skirts; peppy knits with the air of Deauville, circa 1920, and breezy voile shirts and skirts with dots or bandanna prints and embellished with ruffles. The master tailor also softened his jackets and coats with such details as big Peter Pan collars and a raised Empire waist.
This story first appeared in the October 25, 2005 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.