Oct 16, 2018 | By Nigel Taylor
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Like somethings straight out of a Bollywood wedding scene, Maison Margiela Spring 11 couture was nothing short of a technicolor dream. Saturated pinks, oranges, teals, and purples were heightened by mountains of rosettes that were used to create voluminous cape-like creations. Most wearable was a sweet floral-printed draped front frock (that gave way to a mini-skirted back view). Less successful were transparent gowns that looked like iridescent cellophane, which seemed forced against the otherwise joyous outburst of color.
Color: Vibrant teal, pink, purple, orange, yellow, red, floral prints
Key Items: Floral print floor-length dress with ruffled hip / Rosette-embellished tunic / Rectangular ombre sequin gown / Ribbon-embellished catsuit
Materials: Cotton / Silk / Chiffon / Jersey / Feathers / Ribbon / Plastic
Details + Trim: Basket weaving / Braids / Rosettes / Feather boa trim / Ruffles / Ombré effects
Footwear + Accessories: Aviator sunglasses / Nude pumps
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