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Fashion's Game of Musical Chairs Quickens in Paris

The spring shows feature debuts at four major brands, prompting reflection on the pace of designer change.

clock 2hMiles Socha

Retail

Tough Times for Neiman's as Firm Battles 'Challenges'

The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.

clock 16hDavid Moin

Retail

Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

The city has not lost its sizzle, once again led by Prada and Gucci.

clock 10hWWD Staff

Somarta

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Spring 2015

Hirokawa showed just 17 looks this season — a smaller offer than in the past — and almost entirely on mannequins.

clock October 13, 2014Kelly Wetherille

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Fall 2014

Tamae Hirokawa opened her show with a small army of mannequins dressed in her Skin by Somarta knit bodysuits.

clock March 18, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Spring 2014

Tamae Hirokawa’s collection felt more commercial and seemed to skew toward a slightly more mature customer.

clock October 14, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Fall 2013

An embroidered geometric pattern appeared on coats and dresses, while a series of silk dresses in striking prints had an art deco vibe.

clock March 21, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Spring 2013

Designer Tamae Hirokawa mined the art nouveau aesthetic, turning out a series of delicately swirled dresses featuring florals and botanical motifs.

clock October 19, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Fall 2012

Tamae Hirokawa turned out a romantic collection of ladylike pieces in a palette of red, pink, beige, ivory and blush.

clock March 19, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Spring 2012

The designer employed a palette of black, white, red, blue and grey, along with an almost Escher-esque geometric design.

clock October 20, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Spring 2011

Sequins and paiettes coated much of the collection, which included airy, flowing dresses.

clock October 22, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Fall 2010

Designer Tamae Hirokawa offered up an eyeful this season- almost to the extent that it distracted from the clothes themselves.

clock March 25, 2010WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Backstage at Somarta RTW Fall 2010

The scene backstage at Somarta.

clock March 25, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Somarta RTW Spring 2010

Designer Tamae Hirokawa took guests at her show on an ethereal journey with models dressed in cropped silk pants, voluminous tops and fitted jackets.

clock October 20, 2009WWD Staff

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