New York Fashion Week Spring 2015 Part 2

Big loves to Donna Karan and big loathes to Marc by Marc Jacobs. Here is part 2 of my New York Fashion Week catwalk critiques, read part 1 and part 3.

I love…

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Carolina Herrera’s beautiful prints.

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another beautiful placement print at Caroline Herrera.

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that 3.1 Phillip Lim knows how to do modern, simple clothing so well.

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when Donna Karan makes beautiful dresses. She does this a lot.

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more dress perfection at Donna Karan.

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the way this shirt twists at the waist. This is another great Donna Karan show.

a really cool one piece at Ohne Titel.

a really cool one piece at Ohne Titel.

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Vera Wang’s cute black dresses. Nothing new or exciting but makes me want to go out partying.

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that Sophie Theallet Spring 2015 looks cool and slightly eighties.

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the fact that Narciso knows has NAILED the perfectly simple dress.

I loathe…

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patchwork at Tommy Hilfiger.

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that 3.1 Phillip Lim is way too swirly.

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that Zac Posen looks like Christian Lacroix without any of the colour or je ne sais quoi.

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Rag & Bone’s horrible camouflage.

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that Tory Burch has become a billionaire selling stuff like this and those boring flats.

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Rodarte’s version of equestrian.

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that the Rodarte sisters went to a fabric store and found the six tackiest synthetic fabrics and combined them all to make one dress.

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when Marc by Marc Jacobs’ models look like they dressed themselves in clothes out of a dumpster. While they were drunk.

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the Marc by Marc Jacobs t-shirt bustier crop top. Oh, and the pants and shoes are gross too.

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cutting and pasting bits of ugly t-shirts and sweatshirts at Marc by Marc Jacobs.

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strapless ball gowns at Oscar de la Renta. We know you make these. Do you need to show them to us EVERY SINGLE SEASON?

Images from Vogue.com.