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Lacoste Spring 2014

by Alex R. Travers It was generally a treat for the people in the audience to see Felipe Oliveira Baptista’s Spring 2014 collection for Lacoste. Left on each seat was a booklet full of images and explanations. Inside were photos from the Lacoste archives: ready-to-wear shots from 1969 and 1970—set in or around abandoned tennis …

Ruffian Spring 2014

by Alex R. Travers Allow me to offer some insights into the wonderful world of Brian Wolk and Claude Morais, the designer duo behind New York-based label Ruffian. For starters, their last few collections have been markedly different from their earlier ones. If you’ve read Françoise Sagan’s 1955 novel, Bonjour Tristesse, which their Spring 2014 collection …