How many muppets needed to be slaughtered in the name of fashion? I'm not quite sure what Kermit, Miss Piggy or Elmo would think, but Jean-Charles de Castelbajac found inspiration in our favourite furry friends for his Fall '09 collection. The colourful array of whimsical designs featured muppets in coats, bubble skirts and fuzzy headwear. At least it offered a hilarious interval from the monotony of safe, economy-wary collections... zzzzz!

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[Photos via Coutorture]