For her first runway show, Josie Natori channeled the splashy sophistication of Thirties Hollywood glamour. Beginning on a neutral note, she showed matching separates with the Eastern accents — kimono sleeves, obi belt accents, matching Ts and cigarette pants —  that often show up in her collections. If calm and quietly sophisticated, the beige-on-beige effect left one craving color — but not for long. The second half of Natori’s show was devoted to bold pairings of brights and big — make that gigantic — jewelry, the best of which was used on fluid jersey gowns, in a beautiful indigo as well as metallics that had a liquid-gold look on the slinky, floor-sweeping finale pieces.

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