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Brian Reyes  NY Fashion Week Spring 2007

Fashion Ledge - Brian Reyes
Brian Reyes Spring/ Summer 2007

UPS Winner, Brian Reyes' spring/ summer ‘07 collection was extremely intrepid. Reyes' color palette was extremely muted and ambled down the path of black, gray and taupe only to be offset with vibrant oranges and soft golds. Reyes showed what could be in essence an entire lifestyle offering.

His collection of cocktail dresses, and elegant separates were juxtaposed by much sportier looks - leggings, gym shorts and cotton jersey tops. Reyes still maintained a sheer effect with slightly revealing separates. On many of Reyes' garments there were hints of a slightly Asian theme, as he showed an array of embellishments and softly tucked pleats and ruffles.

Prints were the key in this collection, spiraling back and forth with circles, tiny polka dots, and many others in abstract form. It is increasingly evident that Brian Reyes' years at Oscar de la Renta and Ralph Lauren were highly beneficial in more ways than one.

Editors Picks:
-Vertical striped tulip shirtdress
-Horizontal strip tank shirtdress (with ruffled placket)

For more information:
101 5th Avenue, Suite 10A
New York, NY 10003
Contact: Jim Sabey
Phone: (212) 833-8484

Written by: Asanti Austin
Photos: Carl Kalonzo
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