Fans of Michael Kors know that he loves to find inspiration in the glamorous jet-set; one season he’s in Morocco, the next Gstaad. These glossy fantasies of private jet travel inform his collections and ad campaigns alike, and this season was no exception.
“On safari!” the Kors gal went–and she certainly didn’t pack lightly. If you know this girl, you know that she’s always perfectly turned out for any–and every–occasion, including a backwoods safari. YSL-referenced tunic-dress in butter soft leather for hacking through the bush? Check. Giraffe-print strapless maillot for sunning and stunning? Check. Sharp pant suit for meeting with UN dignitaries, diaphanous caftan for breezy eves, and sparkly gown-length head turner for when the disco beat takes over the night? Check, check, and most definitely check!
They are the sorts of textbook glam pieces Kors has built a career on, and this season he proved he’s honed them to near perfection. Kors manages to make it fresh though, by way of youthful concepts like luxe sweat-separate silhouettes and lucite heeled platform sandals. He sealed the deal with the assortment’s evening range; simple and chic, Kors delivered the easy modern columns that read like a gown, but wear as easily as your favorite t-shirt.