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Diane Von Furstenberg -

CELEBRATION New York:  Diane Von Furstenberg’s resort collection was full of jubilance with a playful array of colorful poppy prints decorating her signature wrap dresses. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Fit and flare dresses / Short sets / Color-blocked tunic sets / Shirt dresses / Tuxedo suits / Straight coats / Maxi wrap dresses / High-waist trousers / Flared pants Color: Royal purple ...
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Marc Jacobs -

HAPPY DAYS! New York: Marc Jacobs' Resort collection was devoted almost entirely to fun, party clothes where he too appeared to have been bitten by the 60s bug! "People getting dressed up, going out. Happy, lively," was the quote from Design Director, Joseph Carter. There were sparkling minidresses, fun fur jackets and guipure lace trousers as well as pieces for happy, casual ...
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Adam Lippes -

LONG AND LEAN New York:  Adam Lippes kept it simple for the season with a wearable collection full of elongated silhouettes. Details were minimal and maintained a relaxed vibe with collarless construction on jackets and tonal layering. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Paper-bag waist trousers and pencil skirts / Long blazers / Layered tunics / Fur coat / Maxi wrap dress / ...
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Donna Karan -

BOUDOIR DRESSING New York: “The Pajama Life” or "from boudoir to black tie" is how Donna Karan described her recent Cruise collection. There were soft, diaphanous layers for both day and evening in barely-there colors such as grey, nude, and blush tones while pretty embellishments and shimmery surfaces added to the luxe feel. This was a lineup that was effortless, languid and ...
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Giorgio Armani -

'90s Appeal Milan: Giorgio Armani revived the sleek and sophisticated elegance of '90s minimalism for Cruise 2015. A gentle palette of neutrals, soft yet precise tailoring, sumptuous materials and intricate embroidery make each piece all the more covetable. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Tailored suits / Soft pants / Minimalist tank tops / Culottes / A-line tops / Cigarette pants / Tunic blouse / Miniskirts Color: White / ...
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Roland Mouret -

BLOCKED ASYMMETRY London:  Roland Mouret’s collection celebrated the female form with an offering of structured, asymmetrical looks. Tonal blocking and placed origami folds cleverly molded to the body creating a modern take on sensuality. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Folded sheaths / Structured crop tops / Asymmetrical skirts / Cropped motorcycle jackets / Closureless coats / Printed trousers / Pencil skirts / ...
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Escada -

L.A. WOMAN New York: A recent excursion to the West Coast provided creative director Daniel Wingate with the spark that ignited Escada's C/R 2015 collection. Maritime prints and patterns covered an array of tops, pants and jackets. Dimensional embellishments came in the form of handcrafted gold ribbon embroidery. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: White / Navy / Gold / Hibiscus / Robin's egg blue / ...
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Emporio Armani -

FRESH NAUTICAL Milan:  Emporio Armani offered a polished, yet laid-back collection of tailored separates with a hint of nautical sport. Roomy silhouettes were slightly cropped at the sleeves and hems adding a fresh update to this breezy collection. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Cinch-waist dresses / Kimono sleeved blouses / High-waist cropped trousers / Minimal leather jackets / Puffer vest / Boxy ...
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Diesel Black Gold -

HEART OF ROCK N' ROLL New York: Cruise 2015 at Diesel Black Gold meant an opportunity to re-interpret the rockabilly look. Embellished motorcycle jackets featuring nailheads and tough sayings such as "Destroy to create" made covetable items. Slim silhouettes and masculine tailoring provided a sharp edge with a hard aesthetic reminiscent of the legendary Chrissie Hynde. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Leather pants / Mini ...
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M Missoni -

JAMAICAN SPIRIT New York:  Jamaica’s flag and culture provided the color palette and inspiration for M Missoni’s playful resort collection. Breezy silk shorts in madras plaids and colorful crocheted tops exuded the laid-back essence of the Caribbean. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Culotte Set / Distressed short suit / Crochet dresses / A-line baby doll tops / Empire waist dresses / Boxy ...
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Sportmax -

STREAMLINED FEMININITY New York: True to the show notes, that the 2015 Cruise collection was inspired by “an expression of feminine movement", the Sportmax team presented a beautiful line-up of feminine silhouettes. The air of luxury synonomous with the brand, continued in A-line dresses and slouchy suits that were softened with pleating and gentle folds. Gary Hume's artwork inspired the graphic scribbles found on ...
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Max Mara -

FRESH “POWER DRESSING” New York:  Creative Director, Ian Griffiths, offered a stylish update to early ‘80s with a nod to “Power Dressing.” Details  such as elastic bands and contrast facing  infused a sport element to the menswear-inspired suits and trousers. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Ultra-relaxed wide trousers / Asymmetrical suits / Trenches / Fine-gauge leggings / Double-faced sport jackets / Wrapped ...
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Just Cavalli -

TROPICAL SPORT New York: Roberto Cavalli infused exotic, tropical elements into his sporty C/R 15 collection for Just Cavalli. Athletic-inspired shapes and details merged with bright prints, generating an array of looks ready for the urban jungle. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Tailored jackets / Track pants and shorts / Harem pants / Column dress / Flared mini skirts / Skinny jeans / Bomber jackets ...
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Sonia by Sonia Rykiel -

FRESH WHIMSY New York: Sonia Rykiel’s little sister line, Sonia by Sonia Rykiel, was a playful celebration of gamine style. Tailored blazers, blocked button-fronts and boxy sheaths exuded a fresh sense of youth, while quirky slogans on pastel sweaters added a pinch of whimsy throughout. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Fine-gauge knit T-shirts / Relaxed intarsia sweaters / Elongated cardigans / Blazers / ...
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Veronica Beard -

ISLAND SOPHISTICATION New York: American socialites vacationing in the tropical Caribbean during the '50s inspired Veronica Swanson Beard and Veronica Miele Beard's C/R 15 collection. Palm tree patterns and block prints added an exotic twist to midcentury silhouettes creating a beautifully sophisticated aesthetic. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Tailored jackets / Track pants / A-line skirts / Printed sets / Pant suits / Bomber jackets ...
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