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Spring Report 

Looks, trends and styles for the 2002 season

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS:

Models: Rachel Phillips for Aboutfaces Model & Talent Management, and Mia Johnson for Model Masters Inc.

Hair styling: Sharae Armand for JKL A Colourcutting Salon

Make-up Artists: Tracy Ewell and Aimee Stuit for Tracy Ewell Ltd.

SOURCES:

Aboutfaces Model & Talent Management 949 Julia St., 522-3030

Azby's 5531 Magazine St., 895-1311

B. Women's Apparel 5513 Magazine St., 269-3355

Ballin's Ltd. 721 Dante St., 866-4367; 806 E. Boston St., Covington, (985) 892-0025

Clothes Minded 115 Metairie Road, Suite A, 836-9798

Feet First 4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525

Il Negozio 3607 Magazine St., 269-0130

JKL A Colourcutting Salon 3300 Severn Ave., Suite B, Metairie, 885-8999

John Jay Beauty Salon 540 Robert E. Lee Blvd., 282-7234; 7600 St. Charles Ave., 866-2782; 3142 Pontchartrain Drive, Slidell, (985) 646-0340; 3363 Severn Ave., Metairie, 889-1444

Mignon Faget (710 Dublin St., 865-7361; 333 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2973; 3801 Magazine St., 891-2005; 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Lakeside Shopping Center, Metairie, 835-2244

Mira bella 115 Metairie Road, Suite C, Metairie, 828-3888

Model Masters Inc. By appointment, 288-3315

Nicole Miller 204 Metairie Road, Metairie, 828-1925

Romney Photography By appointnment, 366-1808

Saks Fifth Avenue 301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200.

Tracy Ewell Ltd. 5500 Magazine St., Mimi, 269-8490

click to enlarge You'll never get a neutral response from a lovely sleeveless turtle neck blouse with lace-up sides, $128, over an expressive palm floral skirt on a cream background by Elie Tahari, $168, both from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
  • You'll never get a neutral response from a lovely sleeveless turtle neck blouse with lace-up sides, $128, over an expressive palm floral skirt on a cream background by Elie Tahari, $168, both from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
click to enlarge The OVO collection by jewelry designer Mignon Faget features Venetian glass drops coupled with sterling silver such as the blue and gold turchese drop, $90, or couple with a two-strand turquoise necklace, $275 for drop and necklace, from Mignon Faget (710 Dublin St., 865-7361; 333 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2973; 3801 Magazine St., 891-2005; 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Lakeside Shopping Center, Metairie, 835-2244; www.mignonfaget.com).
  • The OVO collection by jewelry designer Mignon Faget features Venetian glass drops coupled with sterling silver such as the blue and gold turchese drop, $90, or couple with a two-strand turquoise necklace, $275 for drop and necklace, from Mignon Faget (710 Dublin St., 865-7361; 333 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2973; 3801 Magazine St., 891-2005; 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Lakeside Shopping Center, Metairie, 835-2244; www.mignonfaget.com).
click to enlarge Baby blue has become the new "neutral" for spring and summer, accompanying other colors from white to ... lots of other baby blues. Here, it's coupled with light-colored Italian leather for a classic but versatile look in a handbag by Francesco Biasia, $180, from Ballin's Ltd. (721 Dante St., 866-4367; www.ballinsltd.com).
  • Baby blue has become the new "neutral" for spring and summer, accompanying other colors from white to ... lots of other baby blues. Here, it's coupled with light-colored Italian leather for a classic but versatile look in a handbag by Francesco Biasia, $180, from Ballin's Ltd. (721 Dante St., 866-4367; www.ballinsltd.com).
click to enlarge Keep things crisp and light with a white scoop-neck tank, $98; white creased pants, $168, and a camel utility blazer, $248; all by DKNY and all from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
  • Keep things crisp and light with a white scoop-neck tank, $98; white creased pants, $168, and a camel utility blazer, $248; all by DKNY and all from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
click to enlarge Fresh and cool describe a white cotton lawn tunic with roll-up sleeves, $135; and white linen crunch pants, $185, both by Theory, from Saks Fifth Avenue.
  • Fresh and cool describe a white cotton lawn tunic with roll-up sleeves, $135; and white linen crunch pants, $185, both by Theory, from Saks Fifth Avenue.
click to enlarge For romantic, innocent and sexy all at the same time, pull on a long white skirt that has a netting overskirt with crocheted lace on it by YY, $93, from Clothes Minded (115 Metairie Road, Suite A, 836-9798). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • For romantic, innocent and sexy all at the same time, pull on a long white skirt that has a netting overskirt with crocheted lace on it by YY, $93, from Clothes Minded (115 Metairie Road, Suite A, 836-9798).
click to enlarge Spring hairstyles include braids, tie-ups and, here, strands of hair twisted into romantic knots. Hairstyle by Sharae Armand of JKL A Colourcutting Salon (3300 Severn Ave., Suite B, Metairie, 885-8999). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • Spring hairstyles include braids, tie-ups and, here, strands of hair twisted into romantic knots. Hairstyle by Sharae Armand of JKL A Colourcutting Salon (3300 Severn Ave., Suite B, Metairie, 885-8999).
click to enlarge Beige silk is a perfect background for beading that forms large red feathers on a side-zip tank top by Carolina Herrera, $2,200, from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
  • Beige silk is a perfect background for beading that forms large red feathers on a side-zip tank top by Carolina Herrera, $2,200, from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
click to enlarge Free and easy with no restraints is on the hairstyle runway for the warm seasons. Hairstyle by John Jay Beauty Salon (540 Robert E. Lee Blvd., 282-7234; 7600 St. Charles Ave., 866-2782; 3142 Pontchartrain Drive, Slidell, (985) 646-0340; 3363 Severn Ave., Metairie, 889-1444).
  • Free and easy with no restraints is on the hairstyle runway for the warm seasons. Hairstyle by John Jay Beauty Salon (540 Robert E. Lee Blvd., 282-7234; 7600 St. Charles Ave., 866-2782; 3142 Pontchartrain Drive, Slidell, (985) 646-0340; 3363 Severn Ave., Metairie, 889-1444).
click to enlarge You won't blend in with your surroundings wearing this camouflage: a Georgette camisole, $165; over fitted denim pants, $200; both from Nicole Miller (204 Metairie Road, 828-1925)
  • You won't blend in with your surroundings wearing this camouflage: a Georgette camisole, $165; over fitted denim pants, $200; both from Nicole Miller (204 Metairie Road, 828-1925)
click to enlarge Stripes are making a big mark on fashion this year and coupled with the prevalence of black-and-white, this long-sleeve, button-up blouse, $121, and matching tank top, $62, are fashion musts, both by Bianca, from Ballin's Ltd. (721 Dante St., 866-4367; 806 E. Boston St., Covington, (985) 892-0025; www.ballinsltd.com).
  • Stripes are making a big mark on fashion this year and coupled with the prevalence of black-and-white, this long-sleeve, button-up blouse, $121, and matching tank top, $62, are fashion musts, both by Bianca, from Ballin's Ltd. (721 Dante St., 866-4367; 806 E. Boston St., Covington, (985) 892-0025; www.ballinsltd.com).
click to enlarge Texture, contrast, angles and a beaded ornament: this dress has it all. It features crocheted zigzags in black and white, a diagonal neckline with one armhole and a slight strap on the other side that supports a beaded and sequined flower, by Sue Wong Knit Studio, $199. It's dressed up with a narrow fitted wristband embellished with black and clear crystals, $50, and matching square earrings, $38; all from Il Negozio (3607 Magazine St., 269-0130). The outfit is finished with black snakeskin high-heel sandals with an ankle strap by Adrienne Vittadini, $78.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • Texture, contrast, angles and a beaded ornament: this dress has it all. It features crocheted zigzags in black and white, a diagonal neckline with one armhole and a slight strap on the other side that supports a beaded and sequined flower, by Sue Wong Knit Studio, $199. It's dressed up with a narrow fitted wristband embellished with black and clear crystals, $50, and matching square earrings, $38; all from Il Negozio (3607 Magazine St., 269-0130). The outfit is finished with black snakeskin high-heel sandals with an ankle strap by Adrienne Vittadini, $78.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525).
click to enlarge An ultra-clean fit complements the spring freshness of low-rise fitted white slacks with a front zipper and pockets by Laundry, $135; topped with a sheer sleeveless blouse with front ruffles and bold black flowers on a white background by Donna Degnan, $175; both from Azby's (5531 Magazine St., 895-1311). Complete the picture with black patent leather sandals with a wedge heel and ribbon toe straps by Charles David, $145, from Mira bella  (115 Metairie Road, Suite C, Metairie, 828-3888). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • An ultra-clean fit complements the spring freshness of low-rise fitted white slacks with a front zipper and pockets by Laundry, $135; topped with a sheer sleeveless blouse with front ruffles and bold black flowers on a white background by Donna Degnan, $175; both from Azby's (5531 Magazine St., 895-1311). Complete the picture with black patent leather sandals with a wedge heel and ribbon toe straps by Charles David, $145, from Mira bella (115 Metairie Road, Suite C, Metairie, 828-3888).
click to enlarge A playful black-leather flower adds fashion points to a low-heel sandal with straps that join between the toe by Pierre Dumas, $29.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • A playful black-leather flower adds fashion points to a low-heel sandal with straps that join between the toe by Pierre Dumas, $29.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525).
click to enlarge Accessories can make any outfit more interesting, like a straw and camel leather half-circle shoulder bag with a snap front and leather-covered cylinder legs by Tusk, $124.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525). For the wrist, slip on a handcrafted silver cuff with a large oval turquoise stone in the center by Mikal Winn, $260, from Il Negozio (3607 Magazine St., 269-0130). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • Accessories can make any outfit more interesting, like a straw and camel leather half-circle shoulder bag with a snap front and leather-covered cylinder legs by Tusk, $124.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525). For the wrist, slip on a handcrafted silver cuff with a large oval turquoise stone in the center by Mikal Winn, $260, from Il Negozio (3607 Magazine St., 269-0130).
click to enlarge Nuggets of turquoise are joined with silver, carved beds and yellow drops in a three-strand necklace by Stephen Dweck, $990, from Saks Fifth Avenue.
  • Nuggets of turquoise are joined with silver, carved beds and yellow drops in a three-strand necklace by Stephen Dweck, $990, from Saks Fifth Avenue.
click to enlarge There's nothing more romantic or beautiful than white lace and eyelet, especially when it adorns a V-neck blouse with eyelet on the bottom by Chloe, $905, from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
  • There's nothing more romantic or beautiful than white lace and eyelet, especially when it adorns a V-neck blouse with eyelet on the bottom by Chloe, $905, from Saks Fifth Avenue (301 Canal St., Canal Place, 524-2200; www.saksfifthavenue.com).
click to enlarge Don a graceful but playful sequined and beaded carnival skyline on a black strapless shift by Nicole Miller, $330, from Azby's (5531 Magazine St., 895-1311). Continue the elegance with black snakeskin high heels with an ankle strap by Adrienne Vittadini, $78.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • Don a graceful but playful sequined and beaded carnival skyline on a black strapless shift by Nicole Miller, $330, from Azby's (5531 Magazine St., 895-1311). Continue the elegance with black snakeskin high heels with an ankle strap by Adrienne Vittadini, $78.99, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525).
click to enlarge A long black taffeta skirt, $275, strikes an elegant pose, especially when worn with a lack lace strapless top with beige lining, $180, from Nicole Miller (204 Metairie Road, Metairie, 828-1925).
  • A long black taffeta skirt, $275, strikes an elegant pose, especially when worn with a lack lace strapless top with beige lining, $180, from Nicole Miller (204 Metairie Road, Metairie, 828-1925).
click to enlarge Capture the freewheeling and fun nature of spring and summer with an easy-going hairstyle from John Jay Beauty Salon (540 Robert E. Lee Blvd., 282-7234; 7600 St. Charles Ave., 866-2782; 3142 Pontchartrain Drive, Slidell, (985) 646-0340; 3363 Severn Ave., Metairie, 889-1444).
  • Capture the freewheeling and fun nature of spring and summer with an easy-going hairstyle from John Jay Beauty Salon (540 Robert E. Lee Blvd., 282-7234; 7600 St. Charles Ave., 866-2782; 3142 Pontchartrain Drive, Slidell, (985) 646-0340; 3363 Severn Ave., Metairie, 889-1444).
click to enlarge Chic goes West in a crisp white Western-style fitted long-sleeve shirt with pearl snaps by Rossana Diva, $178; over a short-short denim skirt with abbreviated ruffles on the side hemline and metallic streaks of color by Custo of Barcelona, $108. It's accessorized with a silver bead-embellished horseshoe necklace on a leather cord, $250. All from Il Negozio (3607 Magazine St., 269-0130). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • Chic goes West in a crisp white Western-style fitted long-sleeve shirt with pearl snaps by Rossana Diva, $178; over a short-short denim skirt with abbreviated ruffles on the side hemline and metallic streaks of color by Custo of Barcelona, $108. It's accessorized with a silver bead-embellished horseshoe necklace on a leather cord, $250. All from Il Negozio (3607 Magazine St., 269-0130).
click to enlarge A sheer red knit sleeveless blouse with front ruching, $80, adds an elegant topper for bandless pants with enlarged black-and-white cartoon frames, $84, both by Ivy James, from Clothes Minded (115 Metairie Road, Suite A, 836-9798). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • A sheer red knit sleeveless blouse with front ruching, $80, adds an elegant topper for bandless pants with enlarged black-and-white cartoon frames, $84, both by Ivy James, from Clothes Minded (115 Metairie Road, Suite A, 836-9798).
click to enlarge An innovative and definitely feminine take on the popular trench coat is a cherry red, beltless button-front version with a plunging neckline and a romantic ruffled collar by Spooner, $495, from B. Women's Apparel (5513 Magazine St., 269-3355). It's paired with camel-colored calf mules with a closed toe and decorative center stitching by Donald J. Pliner, $165, from Mira bella (115 Metairie Road, Suite C, Metairie, 828-3888). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • An innovative and definitely feminine take on the popular trench coat is a cherry red, beltless button-front version with a plunging neckline and a romantic ruffled collar by Spooner, $495, from B. Women's Apparel (5513 Magazine St., 269-3355). It's paired with camel-colored calf mules with a closed toe and decorative center stitching by Donald J. Pliner, $165, from Mira bella (115 Metairie Road, Suite C, Metairie, 828-3888).
click to enlarge A variety of designs and a range of beige-to-brown colors come together in a sheer spaghetti-strap tank with a wide gentle ruffle on one side over a matching skirt by Maxstudio, $118 each piece, from Azby's (5531 Magazine St., 895-1311). Complement it with barely there ostrich leather sandals with an angled side strap and an oversized spike heel by A. Marinelli, $50.24, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525). - ROMNEY PHOTOGRAPHY
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  • A variety of designs and a range of beige-to-brown colors come together in a sheer spaghetti-strap tank with a wide gentle ruffle on one side over a matching skirt by Maxstudio, $118 each piece, from Azby's (5531 Magazine St., 895-1311). Complement it with barely there ostrich leather sandals with an angled side strap and an oversized spike heel by A. Marinelli, $50.24, from Feet First (4119 Magazine St., 899-6800; 518 Chartres St., 566-7525).
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