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Style Explained: Why extreme runway looks are about more than pomp and parade

Updated 13th February 2017
Style Explained: Why extreme runway looks are about more than pomp and parade
Every fashion week sees photos emerge of models styled in unwearable outfits on the runway. These extreme, attention grabbing looks may not translate directly to the street, but -- as Colin McDowell discusses in this episode of "Style Explained" -- they don't need to. The purpose of that one showstopping dress is complex and its origins unexpected.