A fashion show is not just a fashion show for Viktor & Rolf. It's an over-the-top happening complete with song, dance, and seemingly painted-on bodysuits. For the designers' Spring 2007 runway show at Paris Fashion Week, the famously eclectic duo hired an army of ballroom dancers for an all-out revue that featured the vocal stylings of Rufus Wainwright.
As for the fashions, I thought they were pretty damn cool—veering between totally ridiculous and reasonably wearable. Viktor & Rolf showed how much you can do with a basic black and white palette, with dresses made from waterfalls of fringe, as well as star-shaped cutouts scattered over skirts and torsos. I loved the flouncy bow accents and the occasional bursts of canary yellow in the form of a fun party skirt and other pieces. To see the looks,