ON THE SURFACE
NEW YORK — Rich colors, amusing plaids and lots of lace: Such spring ideas will make a strong showing at the Intimate Apparel Salon, a trade show focusing on better and designer merchandise. Nearly 500 buyers from specialty stores, department stores and mail order businesses will attend the salon, Nov. 2-4 at the Doral Tuscany Hotel on East 39th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues. More than 100 lines of daywear, foundations, robes and sleepwear will be on display. Informal modeling will take place at 11 a.m. on Nov. 2, 4 p.m. on Nov. 3 and 1 p.m. on Nov. 4.