15 Reasons Paris Fashion Week is Crazy

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You are looking at the future of menswear, people. It was only a year ago that the boldest men's runway look was a maxi skirt. On Sunday, Thom Browne made the leap to fire engine red male leotards. How far we've come. Let's revisit this show in a few slides, once you've recovered from the initial shock, shall we?

Paris Fashion Week began like any other. Socialites, celebrities and editors converged for the Spring/Summer 2014 menswear, read-to-wear and Haute Couture collections, to catch a glimpse at next season's designer trends. It was business as usual for event which runs through Friday, until an invasion guards in leather skirts and snap on diapers turned the runway into a dystopian dream-scape. As swamp-like creatures emerged from the mist, aristocrats hid in giant red drapes, shielding themselves from warriors carrying human heads like shiny new purses. Also, Naomi Campbell was there.