Gisele Zelauy, Creative Director for Alvin Valley, began
his show with signature bootleg trousers and the deep plunging waistbands that
have garnered such a loyal body-conscious following. Digressing to jeanswear
casuals, he repeated these silhouettes in classic denim, paired with brocade
overcoats and military-inspired shirting.
But that's where the formula ended. What followed was a
perfect capsule wardrobe of polished, urban pieces that every modern woman
desires for spring. Pulsating to the big punked out beats of legendary DJ Junior Vasquez, models flashed their dark kohl-rimmed
eyes and flaunted Swiss eyelet corsets, pencil skirts with hip-defining pintucks
and gorgeous matte jersey color-blocked gowns.
This was truly a surprising mix of dresses and separates -
punctuated by tap pants, swimwear and all the sexy essentials for warm-weather