May 17, 2019 | By Anupreet Bhui
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Each season, in addition to our in-depth catwalk reviews at WGSN, we spotlight the early trends that are coming through.
Right now Paris Fashion Week S/S17 is coming to a close and key themes are emerging from the shows.
Spotted at Balenciaga, Saint Laurent, Dries Van Noten and Barbara Bui; it was all about Lacquered Leather.
Paris collections display a tough, modern femininity, with patent leather expressing a transseasonal approach. Liquid gloss PU coatings work a directional mood into coats, jackets, tailoring and separates, highlighting the urban subversive message with the sumptuous nocturnal glaze of black and navy tones.
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