#NYFW Cheat Sheet: Peter Som
Peter Som peered through the eye of a kaleidoscope for his colorful and vibrant spring 2012 collection. Color was the key with a parade of feminine and floral blouses, pants and dresses with the occasional khaki trench dress and twill coat thrown in for good, ladylike measure.
Color Palette: Tangerine dreams, khaki, cobalt, shocking fucshia, floral and kaleidoscopic patterns
Mood: Sporty1960s Mod stewardess à la Pan Am on vacation in the Riviera
Statement Pieces: Shocking fuschia feather dress, kaleidoscope floral coton tweed jacket and pants
Front Row Name Drops: The always showstopping Anna Dello Russo, Bryan Boy, Paper‘s Mickey Boardman and The Sartorialist Scott Schuman who continues to ignore me despite my best efforts
Gossip: Nothing much to hear amidst the cacophony of air kisses and half-hearted pleasantries
Runway Music: “Heart Is a Beating Drum” – The Kills; ”Face in the Crowd” – Cat’s Eyes