Versace, Lady Gaga open couture shows in Paris

January 20

Donatella Versace posed with fellow blond provocateur, Lady Gaga, before the beginning of her Atelier Versace spring/summer show Sunday night, the official kick off of Couture season in Paris.  (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Gaga was an obvious muse for the collection, as was Grace Jones and her iconic hoods. The show opened with Gaga’s “Burqa” pouring through speakers, and though each model had a some sort of hood or veil, the pieces were far from modest, reports our colleague Katherine Boyle.


Model Karlie Kloss walks the runway during Atelier Versace show. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Rather, they imbibed the sexuality Versace is known for with the strength of Grace Jones. A powerful way to start the week.


(AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)

 

 

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