Runway Flash – Plastic Wrap

Sheer layers are key for S/S 13, but in Paris those transparent layers are given an edge with a plastic sheen. Glazed or iridescent chiffons create the impression of colored cellophane — used for separates, dresses and pieced panels. Some designers chose real plastic, offering clear vinyl raincoats made luxe with snakeskin trims. – Sharon Graubard

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