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Models Walked on Water at Fendi's 90-Year Anniversary Show in Rome

The newly restored Trevi Fountain doubled as the runway.

Fendi had a lot to celebrate on Thursday: Not only has it reached the milestone of its 90th (!) year in business, it was also able to utilize the newly restored Trevi Fountain — a construction project financially supported by the Roman fashion house — in a first-of-its-kind runway production for the anniversary show. 

The collection, entitled "Legends and Fairy Tales," was presented overtop of the fountain, with models walking on a clear platform that gave the illusion that they were walking on water. As the label's second-ever "Haute Fourrure" show, each look was accented with fur — from appliqués and subtle trims to full-on shawls, dresses and intarsia coats. With motifs that included florals and fairy tale-like art scenes, the pieces were only made more magical thanks to the models' doll-like curly hair — some tied with fur ribbons — and dewy skin. Former Fendi face Kendall Jenner opened the show, while Paris Couture Week's breakout star (and Fendi first-timer) Bella Hadid closed in a majestic fur cape.

Browse the full collection in the gallery below.

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