2010 February 14

Runway Reviews: Lacoste

Comments | | Print

Lacoste Lacoste
© Getty Images
View Gallery

(NEW YORK) Lacoste
The color kings at Lacoste once again showed they could color block with the best. Dubbed ‘Sportswear Stretched,’ the collection was another step in bridging the gap between sportswear company and fashion heavy-hitter. The front end of the collection showed off pieces from the brand’s Club line which was primarily neutrals in order to let the form do the talking. Then the crowd got the vibrant sport-inspired pieces they were accustomed to. Few of the women’s looks were without ‘longjohn leggings’ which extended over the better part of the models’ shoes. Designer Christophe Lemaire described the leggings as his answer to sweatpants. Sportswear Stretched was about stretching form, and stretching a brand toward a new realm.

The Fix

Grace Cox, Gayoung Ahn, Sarah Conlon, Danielle Ortiz, Joelle Samaha, Natali Collado, Peter Do, Talisa Almonte, and Sarah Angel

FIT's Annual Showdown: Which Students Made It To The Runway?

Each year it's a Glee-worthy spectacle as FIT students flock...

Read More »


Knight, Sting, Hardy

Under 'Locke' And Key: Tom Hardy Plays It Anything But Safe

You may not even recognize the star of Steven Knight’s latest...

Read More »


Sophia Webster for J. Crew Penelope Pumps

Happy Feet

WHAT: Sophia Webster for J. Crew Penelope Pumps...WHY: The latest...

Read More »