Runway shows are all about giving the audience an idea of a designer's influence.
Alexis Mabille shows us that
Margiela shows us an easy way to save money on makeup artists and hair stylists. We bet that model under there is actually just a regular person.
Jean Paul Gaultier has a thing for feathers, too, but these look less Native American and more Parisian, which is definitely a good thing. He was inspired by song birds for this look.
Dior wins for most asinine headgear.
Using gorgeous beaded wire,
Armani was inspired by Japan for his Armani Prive show, and the headwear reflected that. A series of complicated, tortured, origami-esque shapes adorned the heads of most of the models.