Citing the graphic, linear work of French artist Pierre Soulages and the spirit of activewear as key influences, Elie Tahari channeled both a modernist viewpoint and sporty elements with mesh details and scuba silhouettes. He worked the former in multiple ways on T-shirts, dresses and jackets; the athletic inspiration was most evident in a form-fitted Neoprene jacket and dress with a tweed inset across the front and a scuba zipper. More subtle riffs on the theme included a shift dress in laser-cut leather bonded to mesh. Like much in the lineup, it was at once casual and dressy.

Citing the graphic, linear work of French artist Pierre Soulages and the spirit of activewear as key influences, Elie Tahari channeled both a modernist viewpoint and sporty elements with mesh details and scuba silhouettes. He worked the former in multiple ways on T-shirts, dresses and jackets; the athletic inspiration was most evident in a form-fitted Neoprene jacket and dress with a tweed inset across the front and a scuba zipper. More subtle riffs on the theme included a shift dress in laser-cut leather bonded to mesh. Like much in the lineup, it was at once casual and dressy.

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