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New York Fashion Week: Richard Chai shifts things up for spring
New York Fashion Week: Richard Chai shifts things up for spring

Richard Chai presented his women's collection (called Richard Chai Love) and eponymous men's collection at the Lincoln Center tents on Thursday, the first day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week here. The Inspiration: Though none was stated in the show notes, earlier in the week Chai told fashion industry trade paper WWD: "The inspiration for this collection is Shift." (Yes, it was an uppercase "S" for what it's worth.) The Look: Heavy on all manner of stripe, swirl and squiggle rendered in print, patchwork and palettes. Swirling silks, bold colorblocking and a lots of emphasis on the shoulders. There were bare shoulders – off-the-shoulder tops and...

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