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Donna Karan Spring 2015 collection: Wearable art

A model walks the runway at the Donna

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Inspiration: True that New York is always at the core of every collection Donna Karan designs, but for her Spring 2015 lineup, which was dubbed “The Art of the Street,” she traveled afar for inspiration — India, Bali, Africa and Haiti — and then returned home.

The vibe: Sexy and cool with just a dab of ’50s sweet, Karan mixed up a provocative cocktail of looks that had equally strong shots...

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Michael Kors gets relaxed at New York Fashion Week

A model wears a creation by designer Michael

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Seems that Michael Kors, of razor-sharp tailoring and whippet slim silhouettes, wants us to relax just a bit for Spring 2014.

At his show at Lincoln Center there was a distinctive ease. Sure there were some of those famously sharp lines – the perfect coat, the shapely blazer – but there was nary a restrictive, body-clinging pencil skirt in sight. This moment was more about fluidity and slouch...

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Jewels rule at J. Crew

At J. Crew, monochrome looks in blues and

(Credit: Nina Ruggiero)

J. Crew's Fall 2013 collection popped with mixed prints and plenty of color, but the jewels stole the show.

They were everywhere -- placed artfully along the lapels of coats, gracing shirt collars and dressing up daytime looks in the form of statement necklaces and drop earrings. They even adorned a burgundy baseball cap worn with a stunning printed coat, orange drawstring pants and gold pumps.

Monochrome...

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