A L’Wren Scott event is one of the most eagerly awaited presentations of the week. Undoubtedly, it’s the winning combination of the perfectly executed lunch, a quick fashion show that starts on time and star wattage without the fanfare. Dustin and Lisa Hoffman, Kyra Sedgwick, Scott’s boyfriend, Mick Jagger, and son, Gabriel, were all sitting front row to see her lineup of unapologetically body-conscious coats and sheaths or severely cut suits in leather, silk or wool, inspired, explained the designer, by “the changing leaves and bare trees that I see outside the window from my Paris office.” Her palette of dark greens and blacks, spiked with red, did indeed reflect the designer’s ideas for fall, as did the sensual and sinuous lines of the clothes. But she generously made room for body types other than her own with more fluid long coats and even a shirtdress or two.
Daily Archives: March 2, 2009