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Giambattista Valli Haute Couture Fall 2012: Botanicals and Signature Ruffles on Display

Giambattista Valli’s third Haute Couture outing played up his signature ruffles with a vengeance. Nearly every one of the green and red botanically patterned looks boasted layers upon layers of organza ruffles. Sculpted peplums, elaborately embroidered voluminous shoulders, and high necklines also played key roles in the sophisticatedly feminine collection.