October 02, 2007 Paris
The show's other ideabody-con jersey dressingis where the bright hues came in, and it introduced an element of sexiness that the designer doesn't often explore in this line. But count on Lagerfeld to add a layer of intrigue. Veilings of black mesh crisscrossed the body, echoing the more angular shapes of his tailoring. After dark, he laid on the sequins and crystalsin horizontal stripes across a thick-strapped little black dress, for example. The takeaway message? There wasn't one, necessarily. This is a collection, in essence, of pieces, and the best thing about it was the increased variety.