Republic held its spring 2017 presentation on
Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 at the Cedar Lake venue
in Manhattan, New York City, N.Y. Select pieces
from the collection went on sale after the event.
YORK ó Spring was blooming over the weekend at Banana
Republicís New York Fashion Week presentation. But
thereís no need to wait until then to take home the
that premiere during the September fashion typically
arenít available for several months. But Banana
Republic is one of many retailers opting for the see
now/buy now format in which trends show up immediately
on social media and on the market.
pieces ó including shirt dresses, a fringe sweatshirt,
a cropped moto jacket and a couple of Italian suede
shoulder bags ó went on sale at BananaRepublic.com and
Banana Republicís Flatiron store in New York City
following the event. They were curated by brand style
ambassador Olivia Palermo.
rest of the collection will hit stores early next year.
Inspired by the colors and landscapes of India, the
brand showed checkered suits and separates, unassuming
paisley prints, sophisticated-yet-wearable textures and
neutrals punched up with pops of color.