Zoom Shot Pop Quiz: Boots, Beads, and More

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Before you get a start on the weekend, why not take some time to check out our runway galleries? If you've looked through them then today's quiz should be a breeze. First question below is about a look by a designer who knows his way around couture. Set among an elaborate garden at the Musée Rodin, the willowy models closed the show in a series of ever more elaborate gowns, like this tea-length creation. The combination of an intricately beaded skirt with the houndstooth patch over the chest is reminiscent of what a really chic girl at a boarding school would wear to one of her many balls.

The second question features a pair of shoes sure to be popular among the street-style set next year. The designer is known for her cool French-girl appeal and it shows in these studded cutout ankle boots that toughened up cropped pants and ruffled minidresses. They look great paired with a T-shirt and jeans — which is how the designer wore them to take her final bow.

For the final question, take a look at this beaded bodice on a bustier. Inspired by showgirls, the avant-garde label layered flashy and sparkly pieces over menswear-inspired suiting for a fresh take on masculine-meets-feminine dressing. Alone, it could easily be worn onstage by an over-the-top performer. But when tempered against black, it looks editorial-spread-ready.

Click ahead to view the slideshows and see if you've guessed correctly.

A. Lanvin
B. Christian Dior
C. Nina Ricci

A. Isabel Marant
B. Barbara Bui
C. Sonia Rykiel

A. Maison Martin Margiela
B. Issey Miyake
C. Hussein Chalayan