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NEW YORK — Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow? For summer, designers in the better market have the answer. The new florals they’re using are influenced by vintage wallpaper prints, watercolor paintings or Asian...

Here, Liz Claiborne’s silk and nylon camisole and silk skirt. Shoes by Stuart Weitzman.

Here, Liz Claiborne’s silk and nylon camisole and silk skirt. Shoes by Stuart Weitzman.

John Aquino

NEW YORK — Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow? For summer, designers in the better market have the answer. The new florals they’re using are influenced by vintage wallpaper prints, watercolor paintings or Asian pen-and-ink drawings. Here, Liz Claiborne’s silk and nylon camisole and silk skirt. Shoes by Stuart Weitzman. For more, see pages 4 and 5.

This story first appeared in the January 15, 2003 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.