Jean-Paul Gaultier S.A. designs and manufactures apparels and accessories. The company produces and markets fashion clothes and accessories. The company was incorporated in 1982 and is based in Paris, France. As of May 3, 2011, Jean-Paul Gaultier S.A. operates as a subsidiary of Puig Beauty & Fashion Group S.L.
For Fall 2012 designers are inspired by a wide range of influences, from the elaborate details of brocade and metallic gold embellishments to the dynamic mix of military chic and power pantsuits. Colo