Fashion month continues…
London: Sunday, September 16
Tom Ford, Spring 2013.
5:00 PM: I’ve just made a very quick stop in London for Tom Ford and must say I’m still dreaming about the monumental gladiators he sent down the runway! Wow! We’ve got something to look forward to.
Milan: Monday, September 17
24 hours later, I’ve landed in Milan to find the most precious ring lizard bags at Prada which of course Miuccia has decorated with flowers and stones to perfection!
Spring 2013 handbags at the Prada showroom.
Milan: Tuesday, September 18
Runway shoes at Gucci in vibrant electric colors.
Spring 2013 shoes in the Gucci showroom.
Milan: Wednesday, September 19
At the Dolce & Gabbana showroom, I am suddenly transported to Southern Italy in the Sixties. Lovely ceramic prints and iconic party scenes of the era!
The inspiration wall inside the Dolce & Gabbana showroom.
Milan: Thursday, September 20
7:00 AM: At Linate Airport in Milan en route to Paris. Feeling very anxious due to my delayed flight when this non-piggy bank made my day!
An airport shop find
Paris: Sunday, September 30
12:40 PM: Off to the Celine show!
Celine Spring 2013 show invite.
1:15 PM: Loving the chic folio clutches at Celine!
Celine, Spring 2013. Photo by Dan Lecca.
1:30 PM: Fall is all over the Spring collections this season. Check out this yellow mink Celine pump on the runway. If too covered for spring, Phoebe also showed a fur covered Birkenstock. Now that’s a decadent pedicure shoe!
Celine, Spring 2013.
3:00 PM: Then to the Charlotte Olympia showroom…
La Vie en Rose at Charlotte Olympia
Paris: Monday, October 1
10:00 AM: Eagerly waiting for the Stella McCartney show begin at the Place de l’Opera.
The ceiling of the Place de l'Opera.
Stella McCartney, Spring 2013.
4:15 PM: White continues to appear on the runway from NY, London, Milan and Paris. Here’s Chloé‘s interpretation of crisp white!
Chloé, Spring 2013.
Paris: Tuesday, October 2
9:45 AM: Kanye West chatting up editors outside the Grand Palais.
Kanye West at Chanel.
10:00 AM: Solar and wind energy setting at Chanel show. Waiting at the edge of my seat for the show to begin.
Wind turbines inside the Grand Palais for Chanel.
10:40 AM: Pear-shaped embellished lady looks open Chanel.
Chanel, Spring 2013.
Chanel, Spring 2013.
10:50 AM: High energy sportswear!
The hula hoop beach bag at Chanel.
11:00 AM: King Karl!