Gaultier’s Ode To 80s Pop-Icons @ Paris Fashion Week S/S 2013

Theatricality is a Gaultier specialty. And it wouldn’t have been an ’80s pop-themed Paris fashion week show without the lights and props and dancing troupe to go with it. The Jean Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 2013 show was an homage to all the greats from the 80s (and some 70s, too)–like Madonna, Boy George, and Michael Jackson. […]

Didn’t We say so – Manish Arora the new Creative Director of Paco Rabanne?

Fashionscandal was the first to break the news of Manish Arora being appointed as the Creative director of Paco Rabanne. We published this as early as 22nd December 2010. Here is the link to that post: http://fashionscandal.com//wp-admin/post.php?action=edit&post=1088 Many rubbished the news but I stuck to it as it was TRUE. Truth wins and Fashionscandal is […]

Maison Martin Margiela Spring 2011, an Avant-Garde Collection

The Maison Martin Margiela Spring 2011 collection flattens out the runway and provides a two-dimensional feel with its box-cut pieces. The boards on the featured garments were upholstered in androgynous looks of boyfriend blazers and menswear pants. Looks like the designer is trying to tell us that straight lines and strong shoulders are the in-look […]

Manish Arora’s ‘Beach Baroque’ Collection @ Paris

Paris Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2011 opened with outrageous designs. Boldness was in the air at ready-to-wear shows on Thursday, as designers here delivered over-the-top looks with Manish Arora taking the lead with his ‘Beach Baroque’ look. The collection was Lady Gaga(ish) with sculpted cocktail dresses dripped in sequins, rhinestones and huge gold appliqués. In fact […]