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Got plaid? If the fall collections are any indication, New York designers certainly do. Chief among them: Ralph Lauren.

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Got plaid? If the fall collections are any indication, New York designers certainly do. Chief among them: Ralph Lauren, who worked the look brightly and boldly. Here, his buffalo-check coat over a patterned pullover.

This story first appeared in the February 12, 2008 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

Great Scots. Designers embraced the Highlands for fall with tartan looks galore, in styles that ranged from downright ladylike to tomboy chic.

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