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DESIGNER: Elie Tahari

INSPIRATION: Celebration of classic '70s American sportswear

TOP LOOKS: Silk charmeuse print one-shoulder dress; cotton pointelle poncho with cuffed walking shorts; cotton canvas double-breasted jacket with paisley-print silk charmeuse blouse and denim shorts

ACCESSORIES: Platform wedge sandals, metallic clutches, canvas and leather handbags, skinny belts, and sculpted gold necklaces

WHO WAS THERE: Editors and retailers

WHAT WE THOUGHT:
Tahari outfits his customers in pretty, easy-to-put-together sportswear. This season is no different. The collection was lovely -- clean white button-down tops with simple cotton canvas trenches and shorts; classic denim jeans and shorts; easy silk dresses and delicate knits -- all in a muted color palette, including shades of khaki, gray, white, and gold. A touch of shimmer charged a metallic gold cocktail dress and something Tahari calls "the new suit," a double-breasted belted blazer and full pant.

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