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The Better of Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture

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The Spring 2020 Haute Couture season is upon us and we couldn’t be extra excited. The one draw back? The season will mark Jean Paul Gaultier‘s final runway presentation.

The well-known French designer, aka style’s enfant horrible, is ready to take his closing bow tomorrow after a exceptional 50 years within the enterprise. Gaultier created his eponymous label in 1982, instantly setting the trade ablaze together with his revolutionary and groundbreaking designs (like Madonna‘s now iconic conical bra). In 2015, he introduced he was shutting down his ready-to-wear label so he might give attention to high fashion and now he’s determined to close down his Parisian atelier. (Technically, Gaultier stated “Haute Couture will proceed with a brand new idea” on Twitter so keep tuned.)

To have a good time Gaultier’s final journey down the high fashion catwalk, we’re looking again at his best high fashion collections, from approach again within the late 90s all the way in which as much as final season. Click on by means of the slideshow above to witness a number of the best creations the French couturier despatched down the runway.