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July 9, 2012

HAUTE couture shows tend to be celebrity circuses

HAUTE couture shows tend to be celebrity circuses. Nonetheless rarely does leading row presence upstage any show, when reality TV superstar Kim Kardashian and the girl boyfriend Kanye West would during Stephane Rolland’s somewhat predictable fall-winter 2012 supplying.

A couple’s entrance and also exit triggered a masses that spilled out in to the street. Ladies and a new girl were shoved sideways during the media madness.

Although the celebrity presence on the show is no fantastic surprise. A French designer — in charge of singer Cheryl Cole’s red-and-white mermaid dress on the Cannes Film Festival — continues to be courting stars for many seasons now.

Continue season, Yasmin Le Bon has been Rolland’s muse. In such a show, he went east and also chose Chinese actress Lover Bing-Bing.

Together with the celebrity hullabaloo, design insiders momentarily forgot the reason why they came: a clothes. Rolland repeated much regarding what he created previous season, by using long crepe de chine and also satin evening dresses together with heavy draping.

The chief difference has been that, when last season this individual used vivid tones, this season his wintertime palette was muted inside black, white colored and caramel.