What Does the Story of Cinderella Look Like in Thom Browne's World?

“As you understand, Thom likes to inform a narrative… It is going to be a protracted story — and you understand he loooves his lengthy tales…”

That is what Gwendoline Christie, wearing a duchess silk satin embroidered dressing robe, informed the viewers gathered on the Grand Palais for Thom Browne’s Spring 2023 present Monday. Besides, on the runway, she was “Charming,” and she or he was setting the stage for the famously theatrical designer’s rendition of a basic story: that of Cinderella. (The seven-foot glowing “glass” heel on the finish of the runway ought to’ve been a giveaway.)