Paco Rabanne Spring-Summer: the Eternal Legacy of Rabanne

Lydia Maurer, New Creative Director of Paco Rabanne delights us with its collection Spring-summer 2013 at the Grand Palais in Paris. A sample in which the eternal silhouette of Rabanne is clear.

Seductive designs and spectacular dresses designed on the own body accompanying the movement of the woman who wears them, two characteristic much appreciated Paco Rabanne are patents on the catwalk. Proposed rebels and with its unmistakable metallic touches not missing in his collection summer 2013.

For his first collection, the artistic director Paco Rabanne woman defines one hundred per cent. A current woman from which emanates the indefinable sensuality of Marisa Berenson and Anita Pallenberg, two great figures of the House. Lydia Maurer feeds your imagination with photographs of Guy Bourdin, compressions of César, the Girlfriends of Richard Prince and the wildebeest of Jean Clemmer, as well as the fascinating magic of The Doors. After the Seventies influence, there are reminiscences of the eternal silhouette created by Paco Rabanne.

Constructions cerfs-volants of coats and jackets are freely inspired by the sketches of Paco Rabanne drawn during his architectural studies in 1959. Highlights the typical faceted shoulders, the geometric cuts dresses and the cuts that let the body.

Regarding the tissues continue to dominate the mesh dresses, between metal and silicone and transparent plastic envelope stamped silk braided. And this we join him his famous plate “69”, its more distinctive.

Supplements are essential. They include the high sandalia-bota of woven leather strips and transparent bubbles, designed by the artist Taher Chemerik jewelry.

And bags “you 69” are totally modern.