The spring collections are not for the faint at heart. Wallflowers, you may want to stay at home. No, this season, designers turned the spotlight up to, oh, about 10 with bright, shiny metallics. Let’s face it, all eyes are on you when you have light bouncing off of you. To which we say, bring it.
From Peter Som’s Studio 54 homage — a shorts suit complete with a blazer — to DKNY’s more intricately embellished (yet still sporty) jacket and skirt combo, golden girls took over the runways. But silver wasn’t far behind: Libertine’s shimmery coat stole the show, while Altuzarra sent out trousers. Sterling office wear? Anything goes. And of course, Versace‘s Versus had some gilded offerings — but did you expect anything less?