Elements of lingerie - a big trend for next Fall - clinched the French bombshell theme, with delicate Chantilly lace, corseted waistlines, pale pinks and fitted, va-va-voom silhouettes.
"I'm playing with old cliches," said Posen, as a model with slightly tousled hair walked out in a pink silk dress with sheer Chantilly lace panels and gathered waist topped off with a bow. "She could be a first wife, or she could be !" he said. The looks can be either demure or deviant, depending on how one wears it.