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Olympic spectacle upstages menswear Fashion Week in Paris

It's rare that an event can upstage a top Paris Fashion Week show taking place in the French capital's ornate Grand Palais.

But guests arriving at the Cerruti display witnessed one — and flocked to take in a major aquatic spectacle happening on and below the gilded Alexandre III bridge as Paris tried to woo Olympic officials in its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Here are the highlights of Friday's spring-summer 2018 menswear collections at Paris Fashion Week.

OLYMPIC EVENTS VIE FOR ATTENTION WITH FASHION SHOWS

Fashionistas gathered around cheering crowds Friday as synchronized divers plunged off diving boards on Paris' famous Alexandre III bridge,...

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