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Photos From Paris That'll Leave You Breathless

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    Go out with a bang. End on a high note. Finish strong. There's a reason Paris' turn comes at the very end of Fashion Month. With some of the most respected names, oldest houses, and cleverest designers around representing, Paris' shows are debatably the best of the month.

    And for us viewers, editors, photographers, and stylists who might feel a little fashion weak after 20+ days of looking at clothing, all we need to lift our spirits again is a swish of a magically constructed gown at McQueen, the theatrical finale walk at Vuitton, or the shoe of the season at Isabel Marant.

    And being a woman after our own hearts, intrepid photographer Nina Westervelt hustled to bring you some of the most beautiful, inspiring moments from the last week of the European shows. But before you click through, go ahead and take a moment — this one's worth taking it slowly.

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