Pool Party / by Elise Joseph

Photo by Ludovic Zulli for Purple.

Photo by Ludovic Zulli for Purple.

French designer Simon Porte Jacquemus chose to present his Fall 2013 collection in quite an unusual venue: a public pool in Paris’ Bastille neighborhood. The nonchalant, Parisian collection was—in my opinion—awkward, inspiring and completely refreshing.

Photo by Columbine Goldsmith for Self Service Magazine.

Photo by Columbine Goldsmith for Self Service Magazine.

Photos by Harry Carr for Opening Ceremony.

Photos by Harry Carr for Opening Ceremony.

Photo by Harry Carr for Opening Ceremony.

Photo by Harry Carr for Opening Ceremony.

Photo by Alexandra Bondi de Antoni for i-D.

Photo by Alexandra Bondi de Antoni for i-D.