Lest anyone hadn’t noticed, the Eighties are alive and well in New York this week. Their archetypal power babe got a new look at Proenza Schouler, where Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez rendered her in all her tough chic, fetishistic glory, but in ivory as well as the expected black. And if her big, rounded shoulders will have limited appeal at retail, her aura definitely had a certain something. Among the strong pieces: the strappy-back silk jumpsuit that opened the show (it came out again late over a big-shouldered blouse); some terrific engineered knits; a cinch-waist skirt with port-hole embroidery at the hem.

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