The Chicest Trend At Haute Couture Week? Swimming Caps

Chanel Haute Couture Spring Summer 2019 fashion showPhoto by SAVIKO/Gamma-Rapho/Getty ImagesSynchronized swimmers may be the epitome of elegance in the pool, but their headgear of choice becoming the accessory du jour was not one we saw coming. Now, though, thanks to the likes of Chanel, Dior, and Valentino, we\'re reconsidering the swimming cap as the unexpected styling trick of the season.Back in July, during haute couture fall 2018, Valentino \'s creative director – and winner of Designer of the Year at 2018\'s Fashion Awards – Pierpaolo Piccioli sent show-stopping gowns in acid yellows and dreamy blushes down the runway, topped off with blooming and bejeweled swimming caps. The botanical and regal fitted headgear stole the show and set a precedent for what was to come.You may also remember seeing Amber Heard in head-to-toe sea green for the London premiere of Aquaman back in November. Dazzling in a scale-like fabric, she paired her dress with a chic take on the waterproof latex ca