Catwalk Review: Akris Spring/Summer 2012

02/10/2011 18:02 | Updated 22 May 2015
akris-spring-2012-paris-fashion-weekAkris Spring/Summer 2012 at Paris Fashion Week. Photo: PA

WHO? Akris

IN A NUTSHELL: The Swiss designer transformed the runway into a highway, with a Spring/Summer 2012 collection that was strongly influenced by racing car movies of the 1960s and 1970s like Grand Prix and Le Mans.wi

BEG, BORROW OR STEAL: We loved the boxy leather bomber jackets and the huge lace-up platforms (although they were hardly appropriate for driving an F1 vehicle).

F-ROW: Anna Wintour and her bob

VERDICT: If Steve McQueen was reincarnated as a twenty-something year-old woman in 2011, we're 99VIRTUAL-Gallery-135395%

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