Michael Kors nods to the ’70s. Jason Wu channels the palace at Versailles. Sophie Theallet, known for her bohemian-chic, embraces minimalism.
Comfortable, easygoing styles will rule on the runway this season, says the Journal’s Christina Binkley.
“Other designers are featuring minimalist lines and evoking the feel of family heirlooms—sometimes tattered ones—in their clothes,” she writes.
The dress featured above is a sketch from Jason Wu’s Fall 2011 collection.