For those attending both the menswear and the couture components of Paris fashion week, the days seem to blur seamlessly from one into the next. But it all changes: pretty boys replaced by pretty girls in even prettier gowns, menswear attendees in their sharp suits and edgy layers suddenly falling away to make room for frock-wearing street style stars and celebrities being heckled by barricaded rows of paparazzi.
At day 1 of the Haute Couture autumn 2013 shows yesterday that transition happened as expected, but of course it wasn’t all sweeping gowns. On the street and at the shows, many a girl played it smart, sophisticated or effortless. At the gallery, a round-up of some of yesterday’s street style looks.
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