Talk of the Tents

New York Fashion Week photos, live blogging, runway highlights and celebrities.

Peter Som: Surf's up

A model walks the runway at the Peter

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A graphic blue wave print set the stage, or surf, as it were, for Peter Som’s joyous, surf-inspired romp on Friday morning. Models in chic flat oxfords wore retro-style bathing suits and smart mixed-media jackets of snakeskin, raffia and neoprene.

Notable were the crop tops. Everything from a bralette (expected) to a pale-blue button-down chambray were cut to expose the midriff. (Note to self:...

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Sirens at Peter Som

Fashion from Peter Som's Spring 2013 collection included

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Just how great do women feel in Peter Som’s quirky, luxe and extremely pretty clothes? Just ask ‘em. We did at Som’s early morning show at Made Fashion Week at the Milk Studios, where, among others, Allison Williams, star of the HBO hit series “Girls,” was turned out in a fall number that hit all the trends – oxblood, check; leather, check. “I’m a huge fan, and this is amazing,” she said of her...

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Sanya Richards-Ross has the best accessory

Olympic track and field star Sanya Richards Ross

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Olympic track and field world champion Sanya Richards-Ross looked more like a model than an athlete at Peter Som’s early morning show at the Milk Studios on Friday. Dressed in a killer Som black body-hugging lace ensemble that revealed a hint of underpinnings, Ross said, “I love fashion, and I really love this,” gesturing to her outfit. “It’s really sexy but not too revealing.”

While other...

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