Donna Karan Spring 2013

One can always rely on Donna Karan to produce a beautiful collection that women really want to wear, and her Spring 2013 collection was no exception.

The muted colour palette of pale gold, midnight blue and dove grey also featured a bright pop of coral and vibrant pinks.

Each loosely constructed piece had an effortless feel to it. I imagine you could simply throw a piece and it would fall perfectly into place.

We saw gathered skirts, wrap dresses, strapless dresses, plunging dresses, cropped jackets, long-sleeve tops and a selection of gorgeous gowns headed for a red carpet very soon.

Despite my love for bright colours, I loved the deep-blue gowns with the watercolour splash on the skirt.

Key accessories included perspex headbands, cuffs and armlets by Stephen Jones, along with totes and sexy strappy sandals in a many colours.

The models’ hair was swept up into whipsy updos and Charlotte Tilbury for M.A.C. made the models’ eyes pop with fuchsia-pink eyeliner and mascara.

Front Row: Ashley Greene, Rachael Taylor, Bernadette Peters, Kimora Lee Simmons and Russell Simmons

Favourites: Deep-blue gown and ombre silk chiffon beaded gown

Who I See Wearing This Collection: Demi Moore, Ashley Greene, Kate Beckinsale, Emmy Rossu, Bernadette Peters, Sharon Stone, Susan Sarandon, Penelope Cruz, Amber Heard, Angeline Jolie, Diane Keaton, Martha Stewart


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8 Responses to Donna Karan Spring 2013

  1. Kaz September 14, 2012 at 12:03 #

    That deep blue gown is to die for! Beautiful collection

  2. EmmaWoodhouse September 13, 2012 at 00:18 #

    Cate Blanchett should wear that navy blue gown with the watercolor detail! It would be spectacular 😀
    I don’t like the pink eyeliner.

  3. TeaAtTwo September 12, 2012 at 15:43 #

    I think with a modified hem the navy gown with the splash will look amazing on someone with stature.

  4. jen September 12, 2012 at 02:04 #

    The pink eyeliner is a great runway look, but as a street look would make me think conjunctivitis.

    • Beta September 12, 2012 at 07:24 #

      my thoughts exactly!

  5. Dhppy September 11, 2012 at 23:02 #

    Wonderful Karan signature wearability with an Asian inspiration. This was a welcome collection that many women would seek out, I think.

  6. Benni September 11, 2012 at 18:55 #

    I would add Nina Dobrev to the list

  7. carolina September 11, 2012 at 18:47 #

    I would absolutely wear looks 2 and 4. Gorgeous!

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