The Michael Kors Spring 2012 collection was presented yesterday during New York Fashion Week.
Between the warm marigold, mustard and tan colour palette plus the animal prints I live for this ‘Afriluxe’ collection. I was totally in my element.
I expected American sportswear, but was served tribal prints, safari chic and punchy python.
We saw tie-dyed skirts, tops and dresses alongside cool sage rompers, hand dyed blanket dresses, colourful ponchos, silk anoraks, python trench coats, a leopard feathered handkerchief gown and swimsuits paired with belts.
I loved the patchwork shift dress above; Zoe Saldana would floor me in this dress.
Key accessories included python bags, cross-body bags, gladiator flat sandals, woven backpacks messenger bags and wide leather belts.
Orlando Pita gave the models a knotted – almost dreadlock-like – low ponytail for a modern rustic finish.
Front Row: Zoe Saldana, Courtney Love, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Michael Douglas
Who I See Wearing This Collection: Zoe Saldana, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Simpson, Heidi Klum, Beyonce Knowles, Kerry Washington, Maggie Q, Hilary Swank and Blake Lively