Elie Tahari

CLEAN AND MODERN New York: Inspiration drawn from the architectural shapes and futuristic designs of Eero Saarinen’s TWA terminal was the focus of Elie …



CLEAN AND MODERN
New York: Inspiration drawn from the architectural shapes and futuristic designs of Eero Saarinen’s TWA terminal was the focus of Elie Tahari’s collection for Resort 2014. Linear, geometric shapes and an acute play on proportions rendered smart, body conscious silhouettes. Slim pants were tailored in stretch jacquard, while A-line dresses and assymetric tops were cut from either lightweight crepe or the signature butter-light leather that has become a de rigueur for the brand. Detailed finishes such as raw edges, leather insets and zipper details were executed in a predominantly black-and-white palette. All key components for a collection that was cool clean and modern. — Lizzy Bowring

Silhouette: Linear / Geometric / Body-con / Fit and flare / A-line shapes

Color: Black / White / Grey / Apple green / Cherry

Key Items: Slim trousers / Layered chiffon tanks / Shirtdresses / Cocoon shaped jackets / Menswear blazers / Assymetric tops

Materials: Lightweight crepe/ Ultra-thin leather / Stretch Jacquard / Silk chiffon

Print + Pattern: Laser-light motif / Graduated stripes / Degrade houndstooth

Details + Trim: Butter-light leather / Laser cut leather / Zippers / Mesh / Studs / Dipped hemlines

Accessories + Footwear:  Ankle strap heels / Leather cuffs

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