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Fall 2012 Menswear: Highlights From Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks

Music, military, and individualist themes fueled the European collections
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Jean Paul Gaultier

A model walks the runway at the Jean Paul Gaultier Autumn/Winter 2012 fashion show during Paris Menswear Fashion Week on January 19th, 2012.

The enfant terrible of French fashion, Jean Paul Gaultier, presented a collection that seemed very classic, deceptively so, at first glance. But an anarchic spirit dwelled beneath the fedoras and fur collars, with gonzo individualism in disguise. Memorable looks included a brick-printed pantsuit, tattoo-patterned knits and an outlandish orange cape. Still, a small element of that orange palette goes a long way: as seen here, paired with sane separates, it's a clever, postmodern take on the vintage dandy.

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