aw14: Like a sprinkle of salt, silver trim subdues the pink on Cupcakes & Pastries’ pretty dress.
aw14: Mim-Pi blows the dust off a traditional flowered dress and tights with this wild, please-wear-sunglasses frock and pussycat legwear.
aw14: Girl and a Mouse’s chic dalmatian print frock.
aw14: Doll lovers got their fashion fix at Servane Barrau. Buyers ordered doll-sized dresses to match the multi-print frocks shown here.
aw14: There’s no denying that KidCuteTure’s Natalya Pantelyat works with a unique vision. The designer employs Jersey and acrylic knits the way a potter uses clay: to shape and mold. She can produce simple, architectural silhouettes, like hooded, color-block sets, and flippy-hemmed knit dresses. When she wants to push boundaries, she does it by mixing textures and shades of a single color, such as this charcoal jagged-edge dress.
aw14: All the Numbers finds an original way to work with pink that’s neither sweet nor preppy.
Talk about Mini Me dressing. Servane Barrau’s got it down to the smallest art: sweet frocks for girls and 18” dolls in identical outfits. For fall 2014, a mix of fun cotton prints and rich lace trim add dimension to all-occasion dresses.
Wendi Cooper has the knockout collection Blü in her CurlyGirls New York showroom. The fall 2014 line - that covers everything from sportswear to special occasion pieces, knitwear to parkas - possesses an edgy glamour. An early favorite: the red chiffon dress channels Liza Minnelli.