A retro-flavored Parisian cool at Sonia Rykiel
By Diego Sanchez

Paris: Julie de Libran’s second collection for the Left Bank house was a cozy and warm affair, headlined by fuzzy sweaters, thick knitted tights …

Jan 09, 2015
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Paris: Julie de Libran’s second collection for the Left Bank house was a cozy and warm affair, headlined by fuzzy sweaters, thick knitted tights and shearling-trimmed coats. The designer inspiration came from images of a Rykiel show in the seventies and the result was a captivating journey into this strongly favored era. Stripes were spliced into Liberty silks and jacquards on dresses and jumpsuits, while flared and high-waisted sailor pants were presented in denim materials and frayed cuffs. Other standouts included covetable suede A-line skirts, high-waisted shorts and marabou coats. Jumpsuits were presented in softer cuts with drawstring waists; textured knit capes and plaid tailored suits highlighted the effortless Parisian cool of the house. A retro-flavored collection that embodied energy and sophistication. – Diego Sanchez

Theme: 70s effortlessly cool

Key Items: Flared sailor trousers / Marabou coats / Liberty floral dresses / Drawstring jumpsuits / Plaid tailored suits / Knitted capes / Textured sweaters / Curvy Peacoats / A-line skirts / High-waisted shorts / Animal coat / Wool raincoat

Color: Navy / Olive green / White / Burgundy / Black / Brown / Rusty orange

Materials + Trim: Suede / Wool / Denim / Marabu / Silk / Shearling / Leather / Fur / Lace / silk / Grommets / Zippers

Print + Pattern: Liberty florals / Animal print / Plaid / Stars

Accessories + Footwear: Heeled ankle boots / Lace-up boot / Knitted beanies / Knitted tights / Animal print bag / Furry bag / Silk Scarves / Fur scarves / Lace-up boot

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