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Ruffles and Silks Dominated the Chloé Spring 2013 Runway

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As usual, the latest Chloé collection is nothing short of impeccably pretty, but this season in particular, it includes a hell of a lot of ruffles—on the sleeves, on the chest, on the skirts, and just about everywhere else one might stitch some extra flouncy fabric. For the collection, designer Clare Waight Keller took a cue from the house's founder, Gaby Aghion, with the quote: "I don't explain anything, I have lived? I lived the life I wanted."

For the modern-day Chloé girl, living the life means doing it in contemporary three-piece suits, dramatic V-neck tops, raw silk pants, and T-shirts patterned with oversize hibiscus flowers. Check out the entire collection after the jump.

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