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With his Rosario show, Mario De La Torre demonstrated a knack for easy-breezy dressing. Working in fall foliage hues (mustard yellow, dark green, orange, red), he featured youthful capes with pointy shoulders and high-low hems and knit sportswear made interesting with hoods, cutouts and halter necks. Some of the gowns with sheer panels and tiers, on the other hand, felt out of place.

This story first appeared in the March 18, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.

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