a bevy of colorful and bright ensembles that seemed to perfectly embody resort wear. I love the flowy, light pantsuits and the structured, yet comfortable dresses and skirts. These looks come in so many fantastic colors– from peach to blue to pink to yellow– nearly all the colors of the...

Jenni Kayne Resort 2012 >> Everyday staples meet vacation ease in Jenni Kayne's Resort 2012 collection. Gauzy shirtdresses, full-cut pants, boxy jackets and breezy skirts are softly tailored, while barely-there pastels in filmy fabrics are grounded by hearty pops of coral, yellow, and...

Sarah Jessica looks super lovely and fresh wearing a vibrant red and hot pink color block dress from the Bottega Veneta Resort 2012 collection. Sarah Jessica's dress is perfect for the summer and is a refreshing new take on the popular color block trend. Sarah Jessica also kept her hair...

's Resort 2012 collection — which Stefano Pilati hopped the pond to show yesterday at Haunch of Venison art gallery in New York — started with a poppy motif pulled from a 1971 Saint Laurent collection. "There was a shoe with a poppy on the ankle," Pilati explained. "I've always been kind of...

perfectly poised in sequence, the 2012 bottega veneta resort collection began with a range of coats & form fitting dresses which soon transformatively shifted into a range of swimsuits for those taking a dip during the pre-season. shades & handbags made an early impact, as the veneta label...

The same goes for Maier's accessories are as strong as ever. The bags come big or small, in a mix of leather and rope, or treated so that when it's crunched, the shape stays. Squishing the side of a brown tote, he says, "If something's not worn in, it doesn't look like it belongs to the...

"Any woman planning to visit a resort at the same time that resort collections hit stores would be wise to check out Tomas Maier's selection for Bottega Veneta There are trunks-worth of elegant, escapist clothes: silky T-shirts in primitive stripes paired with pajama-style pants, lightweight...

McQ Resort 2012 >> Summer's obsession with neon brights doesn't seem to be fading before Resort season, based onthe collections that have previewed so far. Scuba, too, seems to have taken an early lead — we hear scuba plays a part in Alexander Wang's Resort 2012 collection; Michael Kors just...

Erdem Resort 2012 turned to the leading ladies of Hitchcockand the late actress Romy Schneider for a Resort 2012 collection with a vaguely 1950s sensibility. Refined, yes, but the devil is in the details. Lady-like silhouettes — collarless jackets, sheath dresses, capri pants — get a bit...

Chanel had me all marveled yesterday when I saw the Cruise 2013 collection concocted by der Kaiser. I was hoping for a breathe of fresh fashion air with Bottega Veneta Resort 2013. Instead, I went all "whaaa?" over the haute fashion tracksuits designed by Tomas Maier! Or tuxedo over swimsuit!...

 

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