Kanye West presented his sophomore women's collection Fall 2012 at Paris Fashion Week
Fashion insiders like the Pulitzer Prize-winning fashion critic Robin Givhan tweeted, " Kanye West: a little Givenchy, a little Costume National. Will the real Kanye please stand up?"
Kanye West told the Wall Street Journal's
Christina Brinkley, "I learned a lot from the last one. I'm learning every day. I'm a new designer. I'm taking baby steps."
Brinkley said bumper cars were speeding around a track behind the audience during the show. Brinkley asked Keith Baptista who produced the show what was happening, he said, "People get what they want." Baptisa also produced the Chanel show earlier that day
Russell Simmons tweeted, The amazingly talented Kanye West has done it again."
magazine tweeted Taylor Swift wears a shift from the collection in her Harper's Bazaar
Jeniel Williams' signature edgy coils compliments this super sleek leather look
UK Daily Mail writer Liz Jones said, "He has no ideas, or anything new to give us. He doesn’t know how to cut a pattern, or construct a seam, or even sew a buttonhole." Ouch!
The New York Times
fashion blog says Kanye lets the clothes talk for him. Positive?
Model Jourdan Dunn slipped a tweet revealing how awful the rapper's Guiseppe heels are to walk in. Dunn said, "Don't get me wrong the shoes as sexy as f*ck, but you can't walk in them!"
Givhan let out another tweet: "Kanye West collection: a better sophomore effort. Clothes mostly fit! But must every garment be made from a pelt?"
shared the catwalk was smoking. Nice touch!
Anna Della Russo, Editor-at-Large for Vogue Japan tweeted, "So much fun racing go karts and dancing with the best music!"
tweeted, "It was like a boy playing at being a big fashion designer."
A randon tweeter said, "Maybe Kanye West will offend Parisians so much with his next collection, they'll finally ban him from presenting at any fashion week again."
LondonNet's timeline revealed the rapper took a Jack the Ripper tour to get ideas. Umm...
Rebecca Byers tweeted a op-ed piece written after Kanye's PFW debut, "Who's Afraid of Kanye West, and Black Fashion?" Very relevant right now
MissInfo tweeted the collection gave "growth, polish and crocodile"
Out thoughts? Kanye West may be a seasoned rapper and producer, but he's an amateur designer. Let's give him a chance to grow.
Celebs filled the room. Alicia Keys and Rosario Dawson were among the front row crows
Kim Karardashian wearing Kanye's $5800 Guiseppe shoes, and a sickly fur! We love!
Diddy strikes a pose front row
Kanye West greets audience after the show. What do you think fashion heads?