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I Can't Help Myself: Marc Jacobs!

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I told myself I wouldn’t talk about it, that it had already been analyzed to death, but I simply can’t help myself: I have a serious need to get the Marc Jacobs show out of my system before I explode. The editrixes here at Stylesight can’t stop talking about it and I’m still reeling from the whole ordeal: the two-hour wait, the backwards presentation, the Japanese feel of it all and the amazing palette. I’ve come to one conclusion amidst all this hoopla: I absolutely love it. New York Fashion Week isn’t known for innovation, and when you get down to it Marc Jacobs deserves a gigantic hug (I’m happy to volunteer) for at least doing something interesting and different with his show, because that’s what it is: a show! Speaking of shows, Fashion Week is over today, and I’m just about to head out and snap the last of my street pics, so if you’re looking good say hello and smile big!

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If anything, the backwards presentation makes sense! Show ‘em everything quickly, get the crowd excited and then let them savor each look one by one.

tassels

Who knew dish-gloves could look so fashionable!

shoes

As with any Marc show, it was all about the shoes and the bags for me. Oh god I love those heels!

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The midriff and lower back made special appearances throughout the show, without looking early ‘90s.

purple

Maybe these hats are what called Comme des Garcons to mind for me.

green

So simple, yet so perfect. I would wear this like whoa.

bra

And now I’m re-thinking my entire idea of bras being meant for innerwear only…

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But my stance on quasi-sporty number dresses still stands: bad bad bad.

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