Emanuel Ungaro Archive

Unadulterated Ungaro

PARIS, France — “100% Ungaro” declared the press notes for today’s Emanuel Ungaro show. “Pure DNA” was another punchline. Creative director Fausto Puglisi was referring to the 1980s heyday of the maison: a gloriously baroque time of mega-shoulders, miniskirts, super-ruffles and a gazillion polka dots and flowers. Think Joan Collins as Alexis in Dynasty or Princess Stephanie of Monaco in her popstar phase. That’s exactly what …