Bridget Foley

Dries Van Noten RTW Fall 2018

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Van Noten for Sale

Dries Van Noten has reportedly put his brand on the block. A smart buyer will insist that designer is part of the sale. Women need his distinctive, elegant chic.

clock April 3, 2018Bridget Foley

Gucci RTW Fall 2018

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Shut Up and Play Ball

Alessandro Michele’s brilliant fall collection for Gucci featured wondrously out-there, out-of-context MLB logos. But don’t mention it. Baseball can’t.

clock March 29, 2018Bridget Foley

Gucci Fall 2018

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Bridget Foley’s Diary: Fall 2018 — A Look Back

Transitional season? Maybe yes, maybe. no. Either way, fall 2018 has its high points and its oddities, too.

clock March 23, 2018Bridget Foley

Chanel RTW Fall 2018

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Chanel RTW Fall 2018

The collection’s palette — deep, earthen greens and oranges — felt very new for Karl Lagerfeld.

clock March 6, 2018Bridget Foley

Alexander McQueen RTW Fall 2018

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Alexander McQueen RTW Fall 2018

At Alexander McQueen, Sarah Burton eschewed fantasy to create “a hyper-real world” that celebrates women’s complex natures.

clock March 6, 2018Bridget Foley

Stella McCartney RTW Fall 2018

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Stella McCartney RTW Fall 2018

In an inviting collection, Stella McCartney de- and reconstructed with deft control as befits her platform of practical chic.

clock March 5, 2018Bridget Foley

Valentino RTW Fall 2018

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Valentino RTW Fall 2018

Pierpaolo Piccioli made a near-universal symbol of romance — flowers — the collection’s focal point. The Valentino woman may be a romantic, but she’s no shrinking violet.

clock March 4, 2018Bridget Foley

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Givenchy RTW Fall 2018

Clare Waight Keller tapped into the Eighties, yet chose to hold back rather than explode her motif.

clock March 4, 2018Bridget Foley

Comme des Garcons RTW Fall 2018

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Comme des Garçons RTW Fall 2018

In an exploration of camp inspired by Susan Sontag, Rei Kawakubo delivered an ode to joy at Comme des Garçons.

clock March 4, 2018Bridget Foley

Haider Ackermann RTW Fall 2018

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Haider Ackermann RTW Fall 2018

The collection did provide of the kind of moment rare this season, one of genuine fashion.

clock March 3, 2018Bridget Foley

Loewe RTW Fall 2018

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Loewe Fall 2018 RTW

Jonathan Anderson said he wished to “take out the noise,” leaving behind a bounty of beautiful, varied and well thought-out clothes.

clock March 2, 2018Bridget Foley

Chloé RTW Fall 2018

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Chloé RTW Fall 2018

For her second outing for the label, Natacha Ramsay-Levi created further distance from boho romance in an intrepid, if at times overwrought, collection.

clock March 1, 2018Bridget Foley

Dries Van Noten RTW Fall 2018

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Dries Van Noten Fall 2018 RTW

The designer tapped utilitarian sportswear, but rather than clobber you with it, he integrated it into his signature masculine-feminine dialogue.

clock February 28, 2018Bridget Foley

Maison Margiela RTW Fall 2018

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Maison Margiela Women’s RTW Fall 2018

John Galliano dedicated his show to unconscious glamour — all of it deeply considered and meticulously executed, yet wondrous.

clock February 28, 2018Bridget Foley

Saint Laurent RTW Fall 2018

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Saint Laurent Fall 2018 RTW

While the Eiffel Tower backdrop offered serious competition, Anthony Vaccarello turned out a strong collection and a smart one, too.

clock February 27, 2018Bridget Foley

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