NEW YORK — Even a bright spring wardrobe needs a dose of neutrals, and exhibitors at PV are answering that call by featuring richly colored fabrics in brown and khaki, softly highlighted by blue and rose. Patterns, meanwhile, are either abstract, as in a grid-like lace, or more organic with tribal-influenced patterns or highly textured plains.

This story first appeared in the February 4, 2003 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.