DESIGNERS: Kate and Laura Mulleavy
INSPIRATION: The city of Los Angeles and Style concludes it is a companion piece to their Fall 2013 show.
TRENDS: Plaid silk shirts, brocade skirts, studded suspenders, animal prints and tweed
DESIGNER: Michelle Smith
INSPIRATION: The perforated facades found in contemporary Japanese architecture during a recent trip to Tokyo.
TRENDS: Custom-made prints, laser cuts, layered transparency, and graphic florals.
DESIGNER: Vera Wang
INSPIRATION: Movement. Wang tapped into the athlete in her—she’s a former ice-skater. Artsy meets athletic.
TRENDS: Cropped tops, baseball jackets, mesh paneling, graphic brush strokes, and
DESIGNERS: Phillip Lim
INSPIRATION: The designer said “standing on solid ground,” made him really interested in the earth and its elements.
TRENDS: Embroideries on the organza, pearlized leathers, silk prints, and wide-legged
DESIGNER: Amy Smilovic
INSPIRATION: A metaphoric road trip in nature from Asia to Arizona, the Tibi girl went on a primal adventure.
TRENDS: Crop tops, full skirts, loose culottes, platform heels, beaded skirts, jumpsuits and