Susan Lazar’s bias-cut silk long-sleeved shirt is hot at Intermix in Manhattan. In the last 10 days, the store sold 50 of the shirts, which retail for $275. Best-selling colors are mint, periwinkle, orange and emerald green.
Between its stores in White Sulphur Springs and Charleston, W. Va., Schwabe May has sold 1,585 Kerri & Kelsey’s sweaters at $55 in nine months. The sweater is cashmere-like with gold buttons, ribbed sleeves and a ribbed jewel neckline. The hottest colors are pastels.
At New York-based French Connection, boot-leg, low-waisted stretch pants with mustang stitching that retail for $85 sold through at 90 percent in one week, with 211 units sold. The chain has 11 stores nationwide, with a 12th to open next month.
At Scandinavian Ski and Sports Shop in New York, Bogner’s one-piece ski suits are popular. With retail prices ranging from $500 to $1,000, polyester-filled suits in solid colors such as black, navy, red and brown are key items.