>> Graphic black and white, super bold hues, and so much lace — this week had it all. And no wonder; the amount of award shows, film premieres, galas, and store openings over the last few days has been dizzying — in the chicest possible way. Click through to see who wore what — and who wore it where — in our weekly best-of roundup.
Posts for January 13th 2012
>> The Japanese editors who turn up to Pitti Uomo in Florence every year — especially as snapped by Scott Schuman — were the starting point for Derek Lam's Pre-Fall 2012 collection. "In Japan, they call them fashion nerds, but to me they’re not nerdy. They’re fabulous," Lam explained. And so, coats, trousers, tops, and sheaths were sharply-tailored and done up in gorgeous Glen plaid, herringbone, and jacquard denim. But it wasn't all borrowed-from-the-boys: Lam also worked lingerie-inspired gowns, bandana-print frocks, and fluted skirts into the mix.
Charlotte Gainsbourg will continue as the face of Balenciaga Paris, the house's first fragrance.