LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionL.A. fashion week is the poor bastard step-child of the global Fashion Week world. It kicked off last night with a 'Fashionably Natural' runway show at the Petersen Automotive Museum. Although hosted by the unassailably awesome Maggie Gyllenhaal — and, yes, some of the actual clothes on the runway were cute — the fashionistas did not represent. Think short, tight, shiny, the fastest way to look cheap. Think pirate chic. Think, a little Good, a lotta Bad, and some serious Fugly — after the jump!


The Good: LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSI hate purple. And frankly I can live without this grosgrain-y taffeta. But Krysten Ritter looks pretty in this simple shift.
LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSWhile the shoes are kind of horrible in that Italian dowdy-chic way, I'm also struck by Maggie's daring in the face of so much satin conformity!
LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSRather cutesy, wrinkly and purple for my tastes, but Rachel Smith looks cute.

The Bad: LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSKatja Decker-Sadowski does not heed Nina Garcia. Which as we know is rank folly.
LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSNor does Bridgetta Tomarchio!
LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSWilla Holland 's nightgown looks comfy, at least.
LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSAndrea Fellers' boots take her nightie from night to...fug.
LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSWith the jacket fastened, Natasha Alam's brocade is merely bad...

The Ugly: LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible FashionSBut open it, and the full piratical horror is revealed!

LA Fashion Week's 'Fashionably Natural' Show Brings Out Naturally Horrible Fashion

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