04 Jan

The Chanel by Karl Lagerfeld Pre-Fall 2012 Collection (“Paris-Bombay”) is inspired by India (“a fantasized vision of India, seen from Paris”, according to Karl Lagerfeld).

Some other India-inspired collections : Dior by John Galliano Couture Autumn/Winter 1996-1997, Dries Van Noten Spring/Summer 1989 (« Le Grand Bazar »), Elisabeth de Senneville Spring/Summer 1983, Hermès by Jean Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 2008, Issa Spring/Summer 2011 (« Indian Summer »), Jean-Louis Scherrer Couture Spring/Summer 1990 (« L’Eté indien »), Jean Paul Gaultier Couture Spring/Summer 2000 (« Les Indes galantes »), John Galliano Spring/Summer 2003 (colors, images and musics of the films produced by Bollywood), Kenzo by Antonio Marras Autumn/Winter 2005-2006 (India during British domination), Lecoanet Hemant (especially their Couture Spring/Summer 1994 Collection), Yves Saint Laurent Couture Spring/Summer 1982.

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Posted by on January 4, 2012 in Places


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