GANT by Michael Bastian Men's RTW Fall 2013

Gant by Michael Bastian Men’s RTW Fall 2013

The designer’s straightforward, unaffected collection of pared-down sportswear for Gant was inspired this season by the works of Norman Rockwell.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2013

GANT by Michael Bastian Men’s RTW Spring 2013

It was one big party at the Gant presentation, where onlookers tapped their feet to lively tunes and sipped rum cocktails.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2013

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2013

It was one big party at the Gant presentation, where onlookers tapped their feet to lively tunes and sipped rum cocktails.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Fall 2012

GANT by Michael Bastian Men’s RTW Fall 2012

When it came to his men’s looks, Michael Bastian was in the mood for an Eighties Mod revival.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Fall 2012

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Fall 2012

The women’s looks were all about Ali MacGraw in “Love Story.”

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2012

Gant by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2012

For women there were rugby dresses with exaggerated lace-up necklines and retro-feeling embroidered knits.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2012

GANT by Michael Bastian Men’s Spring 2012

There were loads of good basics followed in fun summer colors like orange and blue and playful patterns.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Fall 2011

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Fall 2011

Michael Bastian looked to the Nordic winters as inspiration for his sophomore attempt at women’s wear.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Fall 2011

GANT by Michael Bastian Men’s RTW Fall 2011

Michael Bastian’s slim-fit men’s pieces mixed a vintage feel with technical elements.

GANT by Michael Bastian RTW Spring 2011

Gant by Michael Bastian Men’s RTW Spring 2011

The rakish prepsters on display mainly resembled young Kennedys in their polos, oxfords, madras and seersucker.