NEW YORK — There’s something to be said for going back to your roots, and Donna Karan proved it with a striking fall collection that recalled the easy pieces of her first solo effort. There were lean, seductive suits, big, bold coats and racy little dresses, accessorized by Robert Lee Morris’ silver jewelry. Here, one of Karan’s curvy dresses in stretch cashmere jersey. For more on New York, see page 7.

This story first appeared in the February 20, 2003 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.