Runway Review | J. Mendel Pre-Fall 2014

Easy silhouettes in opulent fabrics was the name of the game at J.Mendel.

A printed silk dress with pleated lace inserts was topped with a fox scarf, while a red-and-black wool houndstooth coat with leather inserts was thrown over a lace and organza top and miniskirt.

Designer Gilles Mendel said he drew from his spring girl, transitioning her into fall. “So there’s a lot of play between light and heavy fabrics,” he noted. Shop current items at Marissa Collections: J. Mendel