Apr 12, 2017 | By WGSN Insider
Paris: Paul Smith appeared to take inspiration from the desert this season. A mix of long-over-long layered silhouettes topped with billowing woven scarves had an exotic, nomadic feel. Print and pattern also emphasized the theme; authentic Kilim rug motifs appeared on tunics and coats, while bright flamingos and palm tree graphics were a more kitsch interpretation. — Anna Jane Davis
Key Items: Graphic sweater / Woven turtleneck / Leather hoodie / Oversized tunic / Slouchy trousers / Ribbed cuff leather pants / Jacquard topcoat
Color: Black / Grey / Camel / Caramel / Mauve / Cranberry / Coral / Pastel pink / Navy blue / Military blue
Materials + Trim: Jersey / Cashmere knits / Cotton shirtings / Wool suitings / Jacquard / Twill / Velvet / Leather / Suede
Print + Pattern: Kilim patterns / Batik motifs / Palm trees and flamingos / Music notes
Accessories + Footwear: Woven scarf / Monk strap loafers / Patterned sneakers / Iridescent lace-ups
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