DESIGNER: Miuccia Prada
INSPIRATION: Classics re-imagined. “Classics, classics of trash, classics of chic, a repeat in history, a genre of woman or clothes that always comes about,” the designer said backstage.
DESIGNER: Anthony Vaccarello
INSPIRATION: “Girls are their most beautiful during their holidays,” the designer said. “I wanted to try to bring swim to the city.”
TRENDS: Lots of thigh, tie-dyed denim, high-waisted minis,
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