September 08, 2006 New York
A true California girl, Kayne isn't afraid of printsfor spring she did an oversized floral that appeared on everything from ruched maillots to pleated gowns. She's also comfortable with color: The runway was a swirl of chartreuse, teal, navy, aubergine, and brown, as well as salmon, saffron, mustard, and black. It could all have been much too much, but it worked, as did Kayne's leathers. She showed trenches (cropped and knee-length), motorcycle jackets, and a cocoon coat with a pin-tucked hemevery piece was buttery soft, but tailored sharp as a blade, and each one was more covetable than the last.