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The 38 Best Moments From Couture Week

Nothing is better than couture week. I repeat: NOTHING is better than couture week.

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9. Other looks in the Versace show were designed to look like they were falling off the models, as though being seductively removed by an invisible lover.

24. Joan Smalls walked in the show.

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Black models hardly ever walk Chanel shows. Finally Karl Lagerfeld is waking up and smelling his smelling salts.

31. But probably the *most* major show of couture is Dior.

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Designer Raf Simons, after dismissing model Jourdan Dunn from the cast for being too busty, hired a few black models after all, which is great because Dior is another show that's consistently, boringly, politically incorrectly white.

32. Alek Wek, Grace Mahary, Joan Smalls, Maria Borges, Kelly Moreira, and Yasmin Warsame all walked in the show.

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According to Jezebel, they're the first black models to be hired by Dior since Simons took over the label from John Galliano.

Naturally, this led to reviews headlined things like, "Dior Couture: A Chorus of Multicultural Notes."

35. And this striped dress that looks like it was made of that stuff you put under carpets so they don't slide around on your wood floors.