The entire room disappeared from my view when my fashion radar spotted an outfit that conjured up images of tropical beaches, palm trees, and tiki huts.
Category Archive: Spring 2012
Living close to the beach, I don’t see fashion around town as much as I see everyday tank tops, tees, shorts, and flip flops. Occasionally, though, a bright spot appears in the form of someone wearing the latest trends or expressing a creative style that I could envision on the runway or in a fashion magazine.
Asymmetrical cuts, and sheer and draped fabrics, flooded the Helmut Lang Spring/Summer 2012 runway. The mix of urban, sporty, and feminine styles brought a youthful, yet sophisticated, appeal to the collection. For the color scheme, husband-and-wife team Michael and Nicole Colovos focused on black and white with a dramatic burst of bright yellow.
You can watch the runway show here: