NEW YORK — The store may not have been merchandised yet, but that didn’t stop John Bartlett from using the space for his spring 2008 presentation during New York Fashion Week.
In a reflection of the designer’s personal interest in India, the spring collection straddled East and West with American sportswear such as bell-bottom jeans, as well as traditional Middle Eastern djellabas and European-style swimwear. Among the more tailored looks were a pinstripe waistcoat, oxford-cloth dress shirts and a tie with a barbed-wire motif.
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