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By Alyssa Greenberg

Photography by Alyssa Greenberg

Inspired by a recent trip to Japan and the intriguing imagery of photographer Daido Moriyama, Reem Acra presented a collection with a sophisticated and feminine touch that evoked a modern femme fatale. The designer’s interpretation of Moriyama’s elegant yet suggestive work translated effortlessly to the runway with traditional Japanese embroidery juxtaposed with beautifully-cut sheaths and form-fitting frocks. The glamorous aesthetic and refined craftsmanship elevated the collection, worthy of red carpet appearances and evening affairs alike.

Photography by Alyssa Greenberg

Photography by Alyssa Greenberg

Originally published February 2013
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