Talk of the Tents
New York Fashion Week photos, live blogging, runway highlights and celebrities.
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A sprightly array of prints made a surprise appearance on the classically purist runway of this luxury sport brand, in homage, program notes said, to Lacoste’s 80th anniversary. Tennis balls, rackets, courts and, natch, crocodiles arranged in “quasi kinetic pattern” turned up on all sorts of duds — from skirts to hooded jackets — and gave a textural illusion.
There were loose polo dresses...Read more »
Kim Kardashian's ex, Kris Humphries, was the center of attention après the Lacoste show at the Lincoln Center tents Saturday morning, very happily agreeing to take photos with a bunch of fans — mostly beaming females.
The Brooklyn Net, who was wearing a red plaid button-down, gray T-shirt and jeans (not Lacoste, though his fellow show attendee, Miami Heat star Chris Bosh, was in one) said,...Read more »
Lacoste’s artistic director, Felipe Oliveira Baptista, has been infusing a cool, new groove into the iconic brand since he took over design duties in September 2010 and his show at the tents on Saturday morning was the freshest yet.
Inspired, said notes, by France’s national ski team in 1966 and photographs of a mountain motoring expedition from the 1930s, the cohesive collection was athletic,...Read more »