And here, it's no caricatural nor explicit inspiration in the idea of 'I saw flowers so I put flowers on the skirt', it's more about how Dries Van Noten's garments are based on subtle references and how the flourishing inspirations he surrounds himself with can lead to a cut, a print or...

Dries' blazer is a dramatic piece but you can make a similar statement with a vibrant wrap. Pick up Dries van Noten's original pieces at My Theresa and Yoox or shop our lower-priced picks inspired by the designer's spring collection: Dries Van Noten Shopping Guide: 1. Sunglasses Hut, D&G...

The mommy-to-be slipped on a Dries Van Noten cardigan over a lace and satin top from Carine Gilson. She accessorized with a $2,995 Hermès Jigé Clutch and a pair of burgundy Christian Louboutin pumps to give her look a pop of color: Side-swept bangs and bronzed skin rounded out her...

There is always something exciting about the Dries Van Noten show, it is the first one of the Paris schedule I review, and therefore a sign that the end of fashion month is near. But sadly, that was the extent of my excitement with this show, which was a huge disappointment given that I...

I'm definitely in need of this tailored cotton shirt with an all over botanical print from Dries Van Noten for the Autumn. It has a a slim fit and horn button closure, straight collar and rounded hem with traditional cuffs. The print is just majestic and is a masterpiece of the Dries Van Noten...

just gorgeous Love this outfit too, even though these pants wouldn't look 1/100th as good on my short stature, but I love that gorgeous colour on the jacket, and simple lines all over. Not an ensemble I would have thought: "Dries Van Noten", but such gorgeous colours... I love this dress,...

Dries Van Noten + Oriental theme = PERFECTION!!! After looking over this collection over and over, I have decided my favourite piece is the simple dark navy silk blouse, with the half-embroidered sleeves. Dries Van Noten found his inspiration at the V&A museum, taking pictures of the...

In any case, we think we're starting to come around to the idea of skirts over pants...are you? Photo: Via Maria Valentino/MCV Photo

Hardly ever do I skip over reviewing a Dries Van Noten menswear collection, and S/S 2012 is no exception. The collection is relatively simple with some great geometric color-blocking to give the looks an extra push. We are starting to see more and more of this shorts over pant look in menswear...

typical Dries layering: simple tailoring with a surprise of fringe. a great play on pattern and how the models look so effortlessly dressed. the Dries van Noten version of a school scarf. I know you can find these in markets in London for $20, but his has nice colours... the cool way...

 

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