Butter Up

Even for evening, designers are harnessing the power of the sun in flowing goddess looks that up the wattage in a cheerful palette of yellows.

NEW YORK — Goddesses do walk among us, and they’re wearing long, romantic gowns in great swathes of silk. This season, buttery hues with understated details are key. Here, Monique Lhuillier’s beaded silk satin look. For more, see today’s photo spread, “Sun Goddesses.”

This story first appeared in the July 20, 2004 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.