June 03, 2008 New York
Although Luca Luca's creative director Raul Melgoza referenced classic American sportswear for resort, not all was as it seemed. What looked like traditional seersucker was actually a silk shantung print. And a denim-look coat, made from a luxurious silk/wool blend, would likely not have struck Levi Strauss as traditional work wear. While some of the tailored pieces were overwrought, the summery dresses, like a navy blue number with openwork details and an adjustable collar, captured the ease of the season.
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