The collection is taking a bit longer than originally anticipated...trying to get it out here as fast as possible before the Paris shows start up. This is some progress work. Keywords of this collection are: toreros + skater girls.
The return to defining the waist (crop tops, high-waisted pants, flounced skirts) brings so many beautiful proportions into play: an accentuated bust and/or shoulders, the entire length of the leg extending well past the hip, and emphasis on the the curves before and after the knee. The above images are random choices from google, and these below are the amazing work of Ruven Afanador:
Coming next: skater girls.