With life-size cutout figures displayed on stands, Norma Kamali's FW12/13 Collection gives the viewer a feeling of observing paper-doll fashion.
A show-goer might think she had awakened in a retro Op Art fashion show from another planet - here at Thom Browne's SS2013 Collection.
Marc Jacob's SS2013 Louis Vuitton collection also had a contemporary Op Art appearance. Behold this impressive escalator presentation: Magnificent display!
Conversely, more intimate and like turning the pages of a fairytale book - are these RED Valentino FW12/13 Collection stills. Viewing them may bring to mind Theatre De La Mode.
Tsumori Chisato's SS2013 apparel is art-to-wear - with perhaps a Peter Max similarity of line and color:
ThreeASFOUR FW12/13 presents embellishments like tatting - but magnified, and of the 21st century. Imagine viewing this while listening to the vibrational-frequency "singing" of glass bowls - the actual introduction:
Stella Jean's SS2013 Runway Collection looks like it jumped from Frida Kahlo's paint palette. One might imagine a cheerfully-bright and energetically-patterned Stella Jean turban or long skirt on Kahlo, or a frolicking Josephine Baker.
Another art-lover's post here - "do you hear or feel color".