Rudolf Nureyev
Highlights from the Paris menswear runway shows
Highlights from the Paris menswear runway shows

PARIS — When it came to theatrics, the Paris leg of the recent menswear shows was as full as the generously cut trousers that filled the runways. And, though the designers in Milan and Paris don't always mine the same trends, for fall/winter 2011 the collections in both cities were in lock step, focusing on outerwear (especially blanket coats and toggle-button closures), and, almost to the one, including a pop or two of vivid blaze orange. Among the highlights of the Paris shows: Thom Browne The stage — and the table — had already been set by the time guests arrived at Thom Browne's runway show on the last night of men's fashion week here. On one side...