The downtown set has a stylish new uniform. With the arrival of German designer Meike Vollmar, short dresses, full jackets and high-waist trousers with a chic sheen just may replace the stone wash shorts and slouchy sweaters below 14th Street. Inspired by a recent vacation in Morocco, Vollmar’s debut New York collection featured translucent Modal and cashmere dresses and silk mosaic-like frayed appliqués on frocks that were both citified and relaxed.

The downtown set has a stylish new uniform. With the arrival of German designer Meike Vollmar, short dresses, full jackets and high-waist trousers with a chic sheen just may replace the stone wash shorts and slouchy sweaters below 14th Street. Inspired by a recent vacation in Morocco, Vollmar’s debut New York collection featured translucent Modal and cashmere dresses and silk mosaic-like frayed appliqués on frocks that were both citified and relaxed.

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