Friday Photo: Taking a Shine to Domenico Vacca

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(Photos, left to right: UnBeige, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)

Fashion week can be mesmerizing, especially for a front-row fixture like Linda Fargo, senior vice president of the fashion office and store presentation at Bergdorf Goodman. Sitting opposite her at Tuesday evening’s Domenico Vacca show, we captured the elegant Ms. Fargo carefully eyeing a sparkly one-shouldered number. Vacca’s debut outing at the tents mixed the Italian designer’s signature ultraluxe tailored menswear and womenswear (including a charming cap-sleeved dress in oxblood wool) with a high-glitz range of draped pieces in a range of silhouettes that would have benefited from some editing. In the end, Vacca’s lush, classic, and well-styled mens’ looks almost made us forget his unfortunate foray into harvest-hued floral appliques.