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NY FASHION WEEK: MICHAEL BASTIAN AW09

February 25, 2009 BY CAPSULESNEWS

00010m.jpg"I give you my love more precious than money." Walt Whitman's words, intoned at the opening of Michael Bastian's presentation, were a reminder that here we've got one designer who operates outside the box. Never mind the box; he gave us his love woven heart-shaped into the palm of a fingerless cashmere mitt. Bastian is a puzzle. He designs sportswear that is in the classic all-American vein, but he weights it with a strange, deeply personal yearning. For love? Well, that kind of makes sense, given this season's road trip: classic Kerouac infused with the ambiguities of the movie My Own Private Idaho….(men.style)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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