September 28, 2012Show of the Day
Raf Simons' highly anticipated debut ready-to-wear collection for Christian Dior showcased his minimalist aesthetic, while staying true to the French fashion house's classic femininity. Though the show started with sharply tailored tuxedo suits, the looks quickly segued into chic eveningwear. From iridescent mini dresses to drapey frocks in bright bursts of color and charming gowns with floral-print ballgown skirts, the collection encompassed the best of Simons' streamlined vision and Dior's renowned flair for drama. Click through our slideshow to view all the looks, and keep checking back for our favorite shows from Paris Fashion Week!