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At Tadashi Shoji, less body-conscious design and more romance
At Tadashi Shoji, less body-conscious design and more romance

Los Angeles-based designer Tadashi Shoji went in a bold, new direction with his fall 2014 collection, which was less about his popular sexy body-conscious shapes and more about romantic surface details. He showed his collection during New York Fashion Week on Thursday at Lincoln Center. The inspiration: Moorish palaces, luxuriant textiles and ornate architectural details. The look: Romantic and sophisticated. Covered up, because covering up the arms is something many women look for in a dress, he said backstage. Key pieces: Navy blue and nude, laser-cut, tile-patterned long sleeve mini dress. Paisley print tulle sleeveless dress with hand beaded scroll-like detail on bodice. Navy and...

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