An inspiration to this kind of spare aesthetic is designer Bouchra Jarrar who showed her second Couture collection this season. Her chic no frills clothes bring to mind shift dresses and cigarette pants from the 60's era of Catherine Deneuve and Jackie Kennedy.
Past jobs include 10 years spent working with Nicolas Ghesquiere at Balenciaga, who's influence can be seen reflected in her designs.
Haute Couture Fall 2010:
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