Sure, the collections are the main attraction. BUT CHECK OUT THESE CRAZY RUNWAYS!
11. DIOR HOMME SS12 | PARIS
Because it’s an exact reproduction of the grand salon of Dior’s headquarters, built inside a tennis club………… cool, right?
10. KENZO SS12 | PARIS
Because it’s colour blocking brought to life. And it looks like a Kasimir Malevich painting.
9. THOM BROWNE SS12 | MILAN
Because at first we thought this was an underground funeral home, or a submarine, or something. But, really, it’s a Milanese fencing school.
8. MISSONI SS12 | MILAN
Because it was held in converted industrial buildings. And it’s just so damn pleasant. And free dranks!
7. VIVIENNE WESTWOOD SS12 | LONDON
Because it’s in a market. Bam.
6. MONTCLER SS12 | PARIS
Because it’s straight out of a beautiful Chinese blossom painting. What’s more spring than that?
5. LOUIS VUITTON SS12 | PARIS
Because it’s fantastical and whimsical and dreamy.
4. PRADA SS12 | MILAN
Because it’s as cool as the race car bed you begged your parents for. Complete with subway grates lit from below.
3. LOUIS VUITTON MENSWEAR SS12 | PARIS
Because it’s in a greenhouse, and those are oversized monogrammed LV trunks.
2. PRADA MENSWEAR SS12 | MILAN
Because 600 guests sat isolated, immersed in and confronted by the collection.
1. CHANEL SS12 | PARIS
Because it was a white wonderland of under-the-sea goodness, and then Florence Welch emerged singing. So, there’s that.
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