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What You Need To Know About Day 5 of New York Fashion Week

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A complete Idiot's CliffsNotes Guide to what's happening on that other coast where our sister bloggers have to fight snow and stuff to watch fashion shows in a tent.

· Carolina Herrera played with exaggerated necklines and cuffs.


· Carlos Miele had cowl hoods and dramatic snake-like braided details.

· Woolrich John Rich & Bros explored their feminine side.

· Tracy Reese was all about the fur and leather, including a fur mini skirt.

· Donna Karan New York channeled a very demure 50's lady (who wears fur sleeves, of course) into her collection.

· Monique Lhuillier played with prints, lace and a red feathered minidress.

· Alice + Olivia had glamorous, vintage-inspired clothes and cupcakes.

· Betsey Johnson had two-tone boobs, crazy floral jumpsuits, hot pants, blood roses...exactly what you'd expect.

· Chado Ralph Rucci explored colors and editors actually applauded during the show.

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