Designer: Valentino’s Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli
Inspiration: “Very interesting pieces, big or strange, we wanted to create something related to [the idea],” explained Piccioli of the Renaissance inspired
Designer: Raf Simons
Inspiration: In an effort to make "sensible couture," Simons was inspired by the personal style of "women from different continents and cultures," according to The Telegraph.
Trends: Dior's free-thinking,
Designer: Karl Lagerfeld
Inspiration: Chanel pushed the envelope with a post-apocalyptic theme as Lagerfeld turned the Grand Palais into a scene of rubble and squalor to look like the aftermath of a disaster. Even models' hair and
Designer: Donatella Versace
Inspiration: Naomi Campbell kicked off the couture clad collection which featured looks inspired by the black-and-white photography of the thirties but with a modern update.
Trends: Versace's line of