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2013 marks contemporary designer Yoana Baraschi‘s tenth year in business. And to celebrate the milestone, she’s launching a cocktail capsule called Blue. The range will feature the designer’s best-selling fit-and-flare party frocks and body-con sheaths in baroque brocades and stretchy double knits. At an appointment, Baraschi (who is also known for her illustrations previously published in Women’s Wear Daily) explained that the capsule’s sculpted silhouettes and graphic back cutouts were inspired by armor and corsetry. She also cited “the transparency and the hardness of cicada locusts” as an influence. Aside from those signature dresses, standouts included slim jacquard dinner suits, leather leggings, and a feminized riff on a commanding officer’s peacoat. To display her capsule collection, as well as her Fall ’13 range, Baraschi teamed up with emerging talent Erik Madigan Heck to create an artful lookbook and film. Titled Illusiory Contours, the short debuts exclusively above. Continue Reading “Yoana Baraschi Celebrates the Big 1-0″ »