The setting for the grand unveil of Chanel’s spring/summer 2020 haute couture collection recreated the landscape house founder Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel viewed as a child growing up in an abbey orphanage. Photo: EPA-EFE

Paris Fashion Week: Reese Witherspoon and Juliette Binoche turn out for Armani, while Chanel revisits Coco’s childhood orphanage

Kaia Gerber brought dramatic spring couture to the Left Bank for Givenchy, Burlesque star Dita Von Teese opened the show for Alexis Mabille, while Pharrell Williams watched Chanel transform the Grand Palais to recreate its founder’s childhood home – in an abbey orphanage home

Topic |   Paris Fashion Week: Haute Couture