September 21, 1999
"It's all about dots," said Inacio Ribeiro, who designs with his wife Suzanne Clements, of his collection. The first look out on the runwaya floaty yellow chiffon dress covered with multicolored dots and worn over a dotted bikiniwas a strong opening for the collection. There were to-die-for lily-print coats, paisley chiffon skirts decorated with cellophane discs, lean trousers tied at the waist with airy chiffon bows and the most original draped sequin tops. And no one will be able to resist the latest Clements cashmerea twinset combining chocolate and pistachio stripes, which was shown with cropped trousers in that divine pink and peppermint lily print.