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Sizzle Factor — See the Sexiest Dresses From Paris Fashion Week

Oct 4 2012 - 3:48pm

There's no doubt that the City of Light turned on the sizzle factor with a bevy of sexy dresses from the likes of Alexander McQueen [1], Jean Paul Gaultier [2], and Giambattista Valli [3]. From sheer layers to corsets and barely there lace, we couldn't stop staring — or daydreaming — over these gorgeous confections. We scoured the best of the best from the runways for you to check out — see all the sexiest looks from Paris and tell us which look is your favorite.

Lanvin

Lanvin [4] provided a sleek take on the little black dress.

Balenciaga

More is more with Balenciaga [5]'s fitted bodice, frill detailing, and leg exposure.

Balmain

This strong shoulder, geometric print, and daring neckline made this Balmain [6] dress the ultimate statement piece.

Stella McCartney

Proving sexy does not have to mean low cut necklines and thigh skimming hems, Stella McCartney [7] used sheer sections and bold color to create an hourglass effect.

Isabel Marant

A printed, thigh skimming, one shoulder number at Isabel Marant [8].

Vanessa Bruno

We loved Vanessa Bruno [9]'s cheeky take on the little white dress.

Alexis Mabille

The sheer neckline and elegant cut gave this gown a sophisticated finish.

Elie Saab

Strategically placed panels, lace, and a bold hue made this gown a standout piece.

Jean Paul Gaultier

This barely there gown proves that longer hemlines can be sexy.

Alexander McQueen

Take away the honeycomb hat and what you have is sexy, corset-baring dress in a fiery red hue.

Barbara Bui

Sexy in its simplicity, Barbara Bui [10] embraced the Spring leather trend with this strapless mini.

Saint Laurent

The long sleeves and high neckline balance out the thigh skimming hem of this Saint Laurent [11] dress.

Christian Dior

Slip on heels and you're ready to go in this sultry man-style inspired tuxedo dress.

Roland Mouret

Sleek and sophisticated this Roland Mouret [12] number spoke for itself.

Martin Margiela

Martin Margiela's neutral leather dress offered a sophisticated sexiness.

Giambattista Valli

This barely there number in fiery red sizzled.

Valentino

Long sleeves and a ladylike hemline are given a sultry edge with sheer fabric and lace.

Alexis Mabille

Lace added a sexy edge to this girlie, pink mini.

Nina Ricci

Blush pink, barely there straps, and sequins combined to create a sleek sparkly look.

Valentino

Valentino worked layers to create a feminine shape with a tough sexy edge.

Jean Paul Gaultier

From the beautiful crochet work to the fringing, we loved this sultry look.

Loewe

We loved the sheer panels and zipper detailing on this edgy Loewe [13] number.

Elie Saab

Strategic sheer panels gave this little black dress a provocative edge.

Rochas

We loved the understated, clean lines of this silky slip at Rochas.

Isabel Marant

This printed body-con dress plays the perfect counterpart to high heels for a night out.

Nina Ricci

Nina Ricci [14]'s use of fringe makes this the ultimate party dress.

Vanessa Bruno

Vanessa Bruno [15] showed us just how sexy long, loose lines and barely there straps can be.


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