ELEGANT FOLDS ARE IN FULL STYLE FORCE, ON THE RUNWAY AND BEYOND

BY EMILY RASSIAS

You may recall a certain scene from the 1955 film The Seven Year Itch one involving Marilyn Monroe, a subway grate, and a stunning white dress. But what made that frock flow so magnificently in that New York City air? Pleats!

Vince - Pleated Twist Front Dress

These double or multiple garment folds started making a comeback in the fall, and are in full swing for spring. Elegant, and whether tight or loose, they generate movement and create a flowing, feminine silhouette for skirts and dresses. Here are some of our favorite picks

Theory Shorts

Emily’s
1654 Richmond Road / 718.351.0979 / emilysny.com

Vince - Marine Garden Pleated Cami Dress_1

Northwell Spread