February 08, 2014 New York
The second half of the lineup consisted of the designer's signature party dresses, which seemed to get increasingly intricate with each model's exit. Thigh-grazing A-line styles came in specialty fabrications such as laser-cut wool felt accented with gunmetal sequins. Another strapless style featured allover embroidery and sparkly embellishment. Meanwhile, long, cozy coats and hooded capes cut from brushed mohair that had a lived-in, pilled effect were a high point. The look modeled by Drake Burnette—a strappy black and raspberry-colored coat—nicely encapsulated Stuart's message. While her sexy LBDs read bottle-service club, the quality outerwear displayed a downtown sophistication.