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“The overall mood: simpler, pared-down. There’s less exaggeration, less ‘aggressiveness.’ New thoughts — in everything from coats to pants to evening wear — evolve in a calmer atmosphere.”
– From FALL FORECAST, VOGUE, MAY 1984
A nostalgic charm pervaded Ralph Lauren’s fall showing. Bits of old lace wrapped around the throat and extending over the wrists, derby hats, pearl chokers, walking sticks and high laced shoes were some of the details that contributed to the Edwardian feeling. The best pieces included tapestry jackets, gray flannel trousers with both cuffs and stirrups and a variety of short, cabled sweaters.
– By BERNADINE MORRIS in FALL SPORTSWEAR: A WIDE RANGE OF THEMES for the NYT, May 3, 1985