This is my favorite collection. We spent over nine weeks in Italy creating it. Rich color and rich fabrics.
Uptown boy moves downtown and his mother only wears haute couture.
The pointiest shoes, longest scarves, low scooped sweaters, X–cut leather, denim, velvet and cashmere. Solid blocks of color and a few dots.
The hairdresser worked for hours on the boys hair.
Cathy Horyn called it a spin on the witty sophistication of Noel Coward. We played “New York City Boy” by the Pet Shop Boys.
Gene Meyer Fall 2000 fashion show New York City
Fall 2000 Collection