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Sunday September 11, 2011 11:39 am

A top model’s daily Fashion Week schedule typically begins predawn, with back-to-back castings, fittings, and shows booked in 20-minute increments and lasting into the wee hours. It’s a mad dash between gigs, with little room for errors such as transportation snafus (a challenge this week, with heavy traffic due to stepped-up 9/11 security), but once at a show, the sitting around for hair and makeup makes a good read, be it on iPad or in paperback, de rigueur.

Saturday September 10, 2011 7:00 pm

Jill Stuart’s Spring collection was all about a subdued and dainty color palette—think candy pastels. Mint green, bumble-gum pink, and tart orange appeared on structured tops and sheath dresses. Even chunky-heel Mary Janes, occasionally accented with gold metallic, were soft-hued. Patterns were introduced through use of feminine imagery like birds and flowers, reminiscent of easy ’70s style, also suggested by high necklines and drop waists. (Photos: Via

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