If you want to be a bitchy celebrity fashion blogger covering fashion shows, you have to resign yourself to the fact that, especially for the European shows, front-row celebs are going to be dressed by the designer and forced into outfits that are more about the brand and FAR less about the person wearing it.In other words, lots of odd style choices or ripped-from-the-runway looks that don’t necessarily work on real people.
Florence Welch attends the Valentino show as part of Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2014 in Paris, France.
Valentino Pre-Fall 2014 Collection
That coat is spectacular and suits her perfectly. Unfortunately, adding the Barbie-matching dress underneath it does nothing for th elook and the clutch looks ridiculous paired with it off the runway. The boots can stay.
Imagine if she’d worn skinny black pants with this? Killer. It almost wouldn’t matter what kind of top she wore. As it is, she looks way too much like a fashion doll. Some of these items should’ve been sold separately, if you know what we mean.
Butterflies are totally a thing right now, aren’t they?
[Photo Credit: CHP/FAMEFLYNET PICTURES, style.com]