MILAN — Giorgio Armani went his own way for spring with the Chinese-themed signature collection he showed on Tuesday. While there were, as ever, stunning evening dazzlers, some of the best looks were the more understated ones, such as the fitted peplum jackets; flowered dresses, and long, fluid skirts. Here, his little ruffled jacket and pants. For more on the season, see the reviews.

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