Valentino flaunts Spring-Summer collection at Paris fashion week

Valentino's Spring/Summer 2017 women's ready-to-wear swishes onto the stage in a swirl of sultry chiffon shades. (Photo captured from Reuters video)
Valentino’s Spring/Summer 2017 women’s ready-to-wear swishes onto the stage in a swirl of sultry chiffon shades. (Photo captured from Reuters video)

PARIS, France (Reuters) —¬†Frills, florals and full-length were the order of the day as Valentino’s creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli presented the label’s Spring/Summer 2017 women’s ready-to-wear in Paris on Sunday (October 2).

Models hit the catwalk in the French capital’s Hotel de Rothschild wearing high-necked, long-sleeved ensembles in warm pinks and yellows.

The demure air extended to hair and make up, which was kept soft and natural.

Piccioli’s inspiration was a “punk idea of humanism” according to the label, with medieval references in the silken fabrics and Renaissance color palette.

Paris Fashion Week — which closes the season after New York, London and Milan — runs until October 5.