Prada Manages To Make Lace Anything But DaintyJennifer2/20/08 2:00pmFiled to: fashion showCathy HorynMilan Fashion WeekMiuccia PradaPradafall/winter 2008fw2008hilary alexandersuzy menkes25EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkPrada is, always, the biggest show of each fashion season. No one manages to be ahead of the trends quite like that PhD-holder Miuccia Prada, whose wares women love and men can't even find remotely sexy. Prada's looks are always "intellectual" and "provocative," but not in the bullshit way those terms are usually banded about: She plays with ideas, perverts expectations, and — sorry, menfolk — knows more about sex than Dr. Drew and Sue Johansson combined. Her fall/winter 2008 collection was done nearly all in lace. But no frou-frou doily shit here. Oh no: This was lace for tough chicks. Dominatrixes never had it so good. Annotated gallery of selected images — there was a black model! — begins below, with the critics' rave reviews after the jump.