Marchesa celebrated its tenth anniversary by fêting one of its central house codes—romance. Designers Keren Craig and Georgina Chapman presented a procession of gowns, dresses, and evening separates fit for a troupe of meadow-frolicking heroines in a collection that riffed on a central motif of flora and fauna. Floral embroidery, chiffon ruffles, and frothy, whisper-thin tulle were fashioned into fishtail gowns, tiered baby doll silhouettes, and off-the-shoulder peasant dresses. Fairy tale princess met Woodstock, and the upcoming winter’s red carpets are better for it.
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