Top 10 Spring 2022 Paris Fashion Week Shows

As Ranked by Kenneth Richard

Top 10 Paris spring 2022 Fashion Show

It’s no secret why Paris is the final and most looked-forward-to stop on the fashion month calendar: the city of lights has without a doubt the highest concentration of top-tier designers and visionary creatives. Spring 2022 was no exception, with the return to in-person shows making for some especially emotional and impressive moments.

Rick Owens once again confirmed himself as an artist at the top of his game with a collection featuring beautiful, sculptural layering and an astounding use of color – the latter of which is a relatively rare but always welcome move for the designer, who mostly works in black and white.

Relatively recent creative director Matthew M. Williams hit his stride at Givenchy, delivering a very strong and sure-to-sell collection that fused his American contemporary sensibility with classic house codes and French sartorial craft.

Louis Vuitton saved the best for last, closing out the week with a marquis show that was rife with dark romance, brilliant historical layering, and plenty of drama – in more ways than one.

Here are The Impression’s Top 10 fashion shows of Paris Spring 2022 season as selected by our Chief Impressionist, Kenneth Richard.

10 – Miu Miu

9 – Saint Laurent

8 – Courrèges

7 – Balmain

6 – Chanel

5 – Valentino

4 – Rick Owens

3 – Loewe

2 – Givenchy

1 – Louis Vuitton