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.