2007 September 7

Tracy Reese - Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2008

Tracy Reese Spring 2008 Tracy Reese Spring 2008
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(NEW YORK) The Spring 2008 collection exuded the girlish playfulness which Reese is known for. Full, striped skirts, glossy dresses, and purple bathing suits worn with fringed umbrellas were a little too saccharine sweet and Great Gatsby-esque but the feminine sequins, ruching, and bows looked just right on blue and red cropped jackets worn with high waisted, wide-leg pants and knee-length cocktail skirts. In the end Reese shone best with the more grown-up pieces to which she added her romantic signature touches without seeming overdone- a white poet’s blouse underneath black pants with (a very) high waist and delicate white buttons, an acid orange, low-neck cropped shirt worn with a pastel blue, geometric cocktail skirt, and green cut-out pumps.