Tracy Reese Adds Pop and Sparkle to Sporty

Fashion Tracy Reese Spring 2012
The Spring 2012 collection of Tracy Reese is modeled Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, during Fashion Week in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Tracy Reese always puts on a beautiful show and her Spring 2012 collection rocked as expected. But before I wax poetically about the clothes, I must make mention of the celebrity presence as  I sat across from Angela Basett, June Ambrose and Iesha Tyler. But enough about the A-list audience. We loved these Spring clothes because of the retro meets now appeal especially the tissue-thin floral jumpsuits and strapless hot pink and turquoise one-piece bathingsuits. If Tracy Reese's stylists have a say, big hair rules! That's cool. Some maxi dresses Reese accessorized with hats and she paired boxy, mid-thigh length safari shorts with glittering, off the shoulder tops, an unexpected, but beautiful twist on Reese's easy to wear theme.  She mixed sheer fabrics with light sweaters so this layered collection can be worn from late March through August, and then again in fall. Parasols and matching maxi dresses with lingerie detailing were a hit. Colorful. Classy. Elegant. Sporty. Tracy Reese did it again.

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