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Rock & Republic
“Noir” for Fall 2008
Fall 2008 Mercedes Benz
Fashion Week
The Tents at Bryant Park
February 2, 2008

Written by Kim Weling
Photographed by
Katherin Wermke



Rock and Republic’s one-hour delay was worth the wait, with a powerful show production including an elevated runway and live orchestra. Titled “Noir,” the entire collection was in black, with the exception of a few grey suits and purple dresses. The dresses were long, sexy and tight-fitting to the body. The suits were tailored and shown mostly with turtlenecks. It was a pleasant surprise to see a non-denim collection, as most of the focus was suiting that was transformable from day to night. There were a lot of leather coats with fur trim and belted trench coats. Both men’s and women’s looks were cohesive with a confident statement, with accessories – boots, pumps and shoes, bags and belts amplifying the overall effect.

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The Orchestra


Designer Michael Ball


Designer Michael Ball

 

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