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Need to Know: Erin Barr—a Wisconsin native that established her line inside 2011—sent her 4th collection down the catwalk about Thursday. And when the idea behind her new range became a return to nature (obvious inside her soft mosses, mints, neutrals, along with a playful speckled print inspired with a loon’s feathers), her Fall ’13 girl nevertheless had an urban sensibility. Sharp lines plus asymmetry appeared about skirts with sheer optical-illusion levels, when unexpected peekaboo cutouts (like oval-shaped openings found on the shoulders of the sage drawstring jacket, rectangular cuts inside the center of cropped leather tops, plus shapely slits behind the legs of designed satin trousers) showed skin with a sense of modesty. And for the true city chick, there was clearly lots plus many black.
She Says: “I sought a bit of masculinity to come from. I love slits plus cutouts, nevertheless I don’t like to overdo it. My girl is a tomboy, however, she loves a little of femininity.”
Where to Find It: Brooklyn Fox inside NY, Bleu inside L.A., Be-Jewel inside Houston.