uterwear has emerged as the season’s key story — from patchwork furs to puffy parkas — but the runways were also filled with retro and folkloric references.
The flared bottoms, distinct color combinations and cinched waists of the Seventies were a key silhouette at the New York shows.
Baby it was cold — hence the plethora of parkas and anoraks, many with distinctive fur collars and a decisively casual vibe.
No longer just for superheroes, the cape made a fashion comeback in looks that ranged from long and dramatic to weatherproof and functional.
Traditional dress from an array of cultures was referenced via playfully printed dresses, rich embroideries and nostalgic knits.