“Opposites…are revealed in grey [sic].” Anyone taking program notesseriously was confused, as where was the statement-making gray? At best,it was mixed in with plenty of black, vibrant orange and that prettypinky-beige formerly known as nude.

While the black-white fusion motif didn’t register, Wang’sreconciliation of opposites did, handled with considerable élan. If lastseason’s lovely transparencies offered nothing practical to wear, thisseason Wang seemed determined to telegraph a measure of practicality.She thus continued with her sheer, artful configurations but paired themwith impressive outerwear, opening with several in beige wool meltonand, yes, moving on to charcoal. These ranged from a sporty,big-collared sleeveless coat to a more feminine cape jacket. Anotherobvious contrast: flashes of vibrant tangerine in concert with palechiffons.

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