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Fashion Show/Défilé


The program for the Fall/Winter 2014 Collection

One of the unique experiences I had in Paris recently was attending the Galeries Lafayette Haussmann fashion show. Paris is, of course, at the forefront of haute couture so I was thrilled to have the chance to be at the défilé. The show beautifully presented the trends of the season. I was mesmerized by the variety of fun, chic and elegant outfits. The clothes and accessories worn by the models on the catwalk were available at various GL department stores. 

By the way, no photos are allowed at the fashion show but I inquired from the usher who seated me about the no photo policy and he informed me that I could take pictures without a flash. It's always good to ask first.


The ensemble shown above is categorized as PopTimisme. PopTimisme is defined by rhythm, color, and energy. It evokes New York City's street style.


Young fashionistas will be both comfortable and hip in this plaid shirt with cool black and white plaid scarf and black side zip pants. Casual sable high tops complete the look.

To make a reservation and get a voucher to see the fashion show, contact fashionshow@galerieslafayette.com. Arrive at least 15 minutes before the show so you are seated before it starts. There are fashion shows on Mondays and Fridays only. Entrance is free.

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Images by TravelswithCharie



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