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INSPIRATION: "Classics with a twist of New York chic," according to the program notes

TOP LOOKS: Smart navy suit; teal ruffle blouse with turquoise trousers; one-shoulder floral swimsuits with ruffle trim; a trio of flamenco-like frilly floral minidresses

ACCESSORIES: Ankle-strap pumps with molded heel, envelope bags, big rounded sunglasses, silk scarfs tied around the neck

WHO WAS THERE: Leigh Lezark

WHAT WE THOUGHT: Looking for smart staples with a touch of feminine flair? Here's your collection. Excitement was low for this offering, but not everyone needs to dress like Lady Gaga. Blazers abounded in black, navy, and pinstripe; nude silk dresses, and tapered ankle-length pants were all players in this assemblage of classics. The brightest pieces were blouses and trousers that arrived in (weirdly working) color combinations of pink and red, and teal and turquoise. For the models' final runway lap, those fresh ensembles stood out like an array of spring tulips.

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