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Draping and braiding and gathering, oh my.

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Zac Posen’s rayon and Lycra spandex gown. Rachel Roy for Manolo Blahnik shoes.

John Aquino

Calling all goddesses. Designers are playing with techniques such as draping, ruching and twisting for Grecian-inspired gowns that would stand out on Mount Olympus itself.

This story first appeared in the November 4, 2008 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

 

MODEL: VANESSA MICHELS FOR ONE; HAIR BY CHRISTY MCCABE FOR DE FACTO; MAKE UP BY VANESSA EVELYN FOR PETRA ALEXANDRA; FASHION ASSISTANT: WENDY WONG

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