MOB SCENE

NEW YORK — Flash back to the Forties to mobsters and their molls. Sure, it was a glamorous decade, but it was also rakish and dapper. Designers are paying homage to that era this season with svelte tailored suits, luxe furs and, of course, pinstripes. Here, Lola Faturoti’s leopard shawl, silk chiffon and python top and snake-trimmed wool pants. For more, see pages 6 and 7.