Photos: Fernanda Calfat, Getty Images for IMG

DESIGNER: Carlos Miele

The fragility of butterflies and Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in the Wall," the samba version, that is, performed by fellow Brazilian Bebel Gilberto

TOP LOOKS: One-shoulder black tulle gown that showcased Miele's talent for hand-detailing via geometric spidery stitching and draped loops of fabric. Coming to a red carpet near you, trust us! We also loved the effortless short coral caftan dress and fresh white separates, including crepe cargo pants and an embroidered vest.

ACCESSORIES: Diamond-pavé bubble rings, rose-gold and cut-crystal necklaces by Ivanka Trump, and sky-high gold leather sandals.

WHO WAS THERE: One side of the aisle sported young MTV types like Kristin Cavallari and singer Kat Deluna; the other, fashion heavies like Carine Roitfeld, Olivia Palermo, and the former Mr. Marc Jacobs, Lorenzo Martone, on hand to support a countryman.

Miele is a red-carpet favorite (think Sarah Jessica Parker and Beyoncé), and this collection keeps him firmly in that glam camp. Many of the gowns revealed up-to-there sheerness. But the designer is sexiest when he sticks to curve-hugging dresses, like this season's versions in white and limey chartreuse or look-at-me detailing featured on the black gown above.

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