Are you thirsty for more 2010 Pre-Fall action? You know I am. This time, heavy hitters such as Alexander Wang, Chanel, Rachel Roy, Narciso Rodriguez, Burberry Prorsum, and Michael Kors showed us what Fall in the new decade means to them. Furry vests, streamlined trenches, cropped pants, and pretty prints were all present to keep us warm and svelte during cold months. This Diane von Furstenberg ensemble is on the top of my list. The moody print dress, draped shawl cardi, and beanie combo captures the very essence of my girlie spirit.
As should be expected from an Armani Collezioni Cruise collection, classic vacation dressing was a key theme this season. The line, situated between the Giorgio Armani and Emporio Armani lines in terms of price point, is aimed at an older, more conservative customer. Necessarily, crisp linen day dresses, ornate knee-grazing evening wear and relaxed suiting made up the collection.
Polka dots have this unique ability to lighten any mood. Oscar De La Renta even said, "Why don't you step out in playful polka dots?" This Armani Collezioni Polka-Dot Skirt ($895) makes me happy, but it's just way too pricey so I'll have to find happiness elsewhere...
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