Gaby Basora is becoming known for her vibrant signature prints in her Tucker collection, and for fall she delivered a great lineup full of just that. Inspired by photographer Sara Moon’s “element of unexpectedness,” Basora mixed bold patterns with sturdy fabrics, such as a silk tie blouse paired with high-waisted wool shorts. The biggest hit, though, was a scoop-back jumpsuit in a black-and-white Deco zigzag pattern. The designer was wearing the look herself, but in a more subdued solid black version, also available for fall.
This story first appeared in the March 25, 2011 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.