The summer of skinny belts is over. The big houses in Paris are showing wide statement belts with pants, dresses, skirts, and just about everything else. From Jean Paul Gaultier's corset-like option, to Balmain's gold buckle that rivals a WWF belt, to Céline's buzzed-about classic trench belts, everyone has a vision for how to hold your pants on. The question is: will women actually wear these giant belts or is this just a runway accessory that will never make it to the streets?
The Top 10 Trends from Paris Fashion Week
Anchoring the month of fashion weeks is no easy feet, but Paris has never shied away from the challenge. With the longest line-up of presentations (beating out even NYFW) and arguably some of the largest scale productions, there's a LOT to take in. From the season's newfound artistic inclinations, to some "fringe benefits," we've distilled the best-of-the-best from The City of Lights. Click through the slide show to enjoy the feast…Bon Appétit!