The Straits Times
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Published on Feb 11, 2014
 
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Gold glitters among the looks at New York Fashion Week

 
 

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Going for the gold isn't just a slogan for the Olympics Games; the gleaming metal is dominating fashions for fall.

Gold is appearing in elegant evening wear, where it might be expected to shine, and in casual tops, sweaters and jackets as well on the runways in New York, where hundreds of designers are showing their Fall 2014 collections this week.

Son Jung Wan, a designer from South Korea, showed gold metallic swingy skirts, gold jacket lapels and gold-tipped shoes.

American designer Lela Rose showed a flounce skirt, peplum blouse, wide v-neck dress and floor-length gown, all in a gold-dusted crisp, airy floral design.