30 Looks from Couture Week You'll See in Your Dreams

Better set a 74th alarm.

Maybe now more than ever, we need haute couture—to distract us with clothes so moving that we recognize there is still beauty amongst the ugliness in the world. Here, the very best of the very best.

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Valentino

Caftans for life. Especially if they expose sternum.

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Rodarte

The baby's breath manes. The ribbon armlets. The CLOTHES. Top five, definitely. 

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Guo Pei

Who wants fingerless opera glove things now too?

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Proenza Schouler

Does it get any better than Sasha in feathers? 

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Schiaparelli

Draw me like one of your Degas dancer girls. 

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Schiaparelli

Do you see this, Cate Blanchett?

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Dior

Gonna get a real adult job just so I can wear this.

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Dior

For your next desert expedition. 

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Ronald Van Der Kemp

Bonjour, bitch.

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Iris van Herpen

Human? Stingray? Fashion.

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Ralph & Russo

The only kind of swish we're interested in. 

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Tony Ward

Get me to a grand ballroom, stat. 

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Chanel

Every time I'm like, "I'm never getting married," Karl gives me reason to. 

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Chanel

Tears for tiers.

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Yumi Katsura

Me emerging from the bedroom of my mega-yacht. 

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Antonio Grimaldi

Are you there, Rihanna? It's him, Antonio Grimaldi.

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Giambattista Valli

Grecian Creamsicle. 

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Giambattista Valli

OKAY, he remakes this dress every season, but NO, it will never get old.

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Georges Chakra

Taylor Swift reshoots her "Bad Blood" video just so she can wear this outfit.

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Armani Privé

And Selena Gomez defenestrates her wearing this. 

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Alexandre Vauthier

BOOTS WITH THE FUR.

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Elie Saab

If I throw a party celebrating my first divorce and don't wear this, why even bother? 

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Maison Margiela

You can count on Margiela to make you take a third look at this bustier/raincoat/cocktail dress hybrid. 

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Maison Margiela

Walking into your ex's funeral like...

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Maison Ziad Nakad

IT HAS POCKETS.

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Viktor & Rolf

The most extra bomber, jeans, and T-shirt ever.

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Lanyu

Tulle: great in fluffy skirts. Tulle: even greater in sunbursts.

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Stéphane Rolland

Half woman, half sculpture, all Pygmalion magic.

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Ulyana Sergeenko

Bring the private rail car around, Archibald. 

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Jean Paul Gaultier

Friend: "Don't dress up, it's casual." Me: 

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