Talk of the Tents

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

Reed Krakoff gets racy

Most of those hems on the sheer pieces

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Reed Krakoff may have felt a little more pressure than usual, what with this being his first runway show since winning the CFDA’s coveted accessory designer of the year award in June. It’s fair to say he has a way with handbags — just ask any of the women with the unsightly drool stains standing outside his shop.  But the man who helped revive Coach — and who started his own eponymous brand...

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Altuzarra's magic carpet ride

Designer Joseph Altuzarra greets the audience after his

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If you’re not familiar with the name Joseph Altuzarra, you soon will be. This is one of those up-and-comers who — certainly after this show — has pretty much up and come. Winner of this year’s coveted CFDA Swarovski Award for Womenswear, the diminutive designer proved with this latest collection that he not only has a great sense of proportion but can strike a nice balance between elegance, whimsy...

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