The first haute couture shows of 2020 just wrapped up in Paris, with some of the world's wealthiest clients in town to view the collections up close. One of the biggest highlights this week was undoubtedly Jean Paul Gaultier's over-the-top runway show, his last after 50 years in fashion. Other standouts included Maison Margiela's colorful upcycled confections, the striking feathers and bows at Valentino and one regal fantasy bride at Givenchy. From large, bulbous sleeves to dramatic evening capes, here were the 8 biggest trends from Spring 2020 couture.

Poofy Sleeves

Elie Saab

White Lace

Givenchy

Ruffles and Tiers

Valentino

Bare Shoulders

Valentino

Glove Game

Valentino

Capes

Valentino

Belted Waists

Elie Saab

Pattern Clash

Chanel

Photos via Imaxtree

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