INSPIRATION: Brains, humor, and sex
TOP LOOKS: Denim jacket and pantsuit with poppy blouse and strawberry-print tank; yellow crepe jumpsuit; dancing-ladies-print dress with fringe
ACCESSORIES: Crystal-encrusted eyewear; superhigh platform heels and boots; handbags galore
WHO WAS THERE: Russell Simmons, Kimora Lee Simmons, Carmen Electra, Michelle Trachtenberg, Janice (Diddy's mom) Combs, Kristin Cavallari, Brett Ratner, J. Alexander
WHAT WE THOUGHT: Wow. What a spectacle. Posen drew quite the crowd of seat-stealing celebs, who had all descended to see what the designer had up his contemporary, lower-priced sleeve. Z Spoke was certainly something different. For resort, Posen revealed his serious side with a collection of chic, glamorous silhouettes. For this collection, his creations were tons of fun: superplayful fruity-print and dancing-lady tops and dresses; jackets and coats in bright poppy and yellow; and denim jeans and blazers. All options for a younger, uber-trendy shopper. And though some of the pieces seemed downright silly, at least Posen retains his sense of humor.
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