McQueen, Chloe, Galliano, Nina Ricci: The Critics Speak

Worried that Alexander McQueen's show, a tribute to his friend and champion, Isabella Blow, was going to be bathed in bathos? Well it turns out that McQueen, who showed in Paris over the weekend, had the collection of the season, or so sayeth the critics. Those same critics were less kind to Nina Ricci and Chloe -… » 10/08/07 1:00pm 10/08/07 1:00pm

Dior, Balenciaga, Westwood, Comme des Garcons: The Critics Speak

The first reports are starting to roll in from the Paris shows and the universal crowd-pleaser seems to be John Galliano's Dior designs for the label's 60th anniversary collection. That said, the fashion press seem much more positive overall about Paris than they were about Milan. [Maybe because Milan is kind of a… » 10/02/07 5:30pm 10/02/07 5:30pm