NEW YORK — Contemporary firms are getting a good reaction to a range of looks for holiday and fall, from vintage-inspired denim to the new peasant top. Here are some of highlights:

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Warm colors like chocolate brown

and mauve in Rebecca Taylor’s holiday


Whimsical prints and vintage-inspired

looks from the Milly line.

Cynthia Steffe’s holiday treats in red,

white and black.

Denim jeans, blazers and skirts from

Bisou Bisou and View Collection.