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Nicholas K offers a pow and a wow on the runway

A model walks the runway at the Nicholas

A model walks the runway at the Nicholas K spring 2014 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Studio at Lincoln Center. (Sept. 5, 2013) Credit: Getty Images

We expect an urban “Apocalypse Now” moment from Nicholas K, but this season the design duo -- Nicholas and Christopher Kunz -- went the other way with an easier, less aggressive Apache-inspired sportswear collection. Feathers in the models’ messily braided hair, along with moccasin booties, underscored this.

The vibe overall was organic and easy -- drapey ensembles in black, white and earth tones, “pagan” jackets (fab), a little sparkle for special ceremonies and a curvy “smoke” pattern that sent out all the right signals.

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