Rochas delivered an eclectic mix of Swedish country design, bold floral prints and transparent minimalism for their Spring '11 offering in Paris today. Swishy dresses with waisted full skirts, corset bodysuits and flat-pack style handbags provided fresh and effortlessly easy silhouettes, while boxy jackets, pyjama style pants and cropped culottes took things into a mannish direction. Accessories had an almost Amish-like inspiration with headscarves, socks mixed with sandals and gold haircombs accompanying the mismatched range. There was a nostalgic feel to the designs, but I'm unsure designer Marco Zanini hit all the right notes with this confusing collection. Catch the highlights in our gallery.
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