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Paris fashion week 2016-17

Paris fashion week 2016-17

 

To call it “dramatic staging” would have been an under-statement. Before the show had even begun, thick fog filled the air, and the ominous lighting was dark and serious.

Paris fashion week 2016-17

Designer Simone Porte Jacquemus chose to draw his inspiration from a place close to home — les Stantons de Provence. Looks hearkened back to a more traditional time in the South of France, where community members engaged in agricultural work-dress for their days, with obvious and organic French flare.

Paris fashion week 2016-17

One word to describe the collection was “constructed,” but not overly so. The designer was careful to bring the woman to a semi-genderless space, with square and rectangular silhouettes, and yet he is so very vigilant to accent a woman’s natural curves to avoid losing a dash of femininity.

Paris fashion week 2016-17

A component of men’s suiting was present and strong — a big topic of conversation for designers in the last year or so, since the dream to revive YSL’s Le Smoking was anticipated. The two-piece suits were square, as for a man, but fluid with excess fabric and measured mobility, and leaving the deep V to accentuate volume.

Paris fashion week 2016-17

I can so easily picture a Parisienne traversing a wide boulevard, donning this look on an average spring Saturday afternoon.

Paris fashion week 2016-17

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