Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Shaft Chic: DKNY Does Up The Quintessential New York Outfit

  1. Begin Slideshow
    op

    17

    SHARES

    1 comments
    See All Slides

    Despite all the color popping up in the New York streets, the M.O. of Manhattanites is still black-on-black, and DKNY really went back to basics with a mostly dark palette of separates that we think Shaft would have worn if he was a modern girl instead of an ass-kicking stud from the '70s. There were high turtlenecks, lots of slick black leather, and no-bullshit layering that looks sharp as hell while fighting the cold. Of course, the all-black collection was broken up with dark gray, dark navy, and random jewel-tones (all work and no play, as it goes…), and, set against the always-recognizable backdrop of a DKNY-topped cab line, we're remembering why it feels so good to call NYC home.


    Photo: Courtesy of DKNY

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Fashion Week

The New Skirt Shape Is Part Mullet, Part Mermaid

It’s Fashion Theory 101: Even though there’s been little to indicate that hem lengths have anything to do with the economy, it’s a connection that people point to as evidence that fashion and society are innately connected. When times are good, skirts get shorter; during hard times, lengths get lengthier (never mind read

New York

30 Pairs Of Shoes We're Seriously Obsessed With

Shoes. Let's get some shoes. No, seriously. We pretty much want everything we spotted on the streets of NYC during Fashion Week. Shoes can make or break an outfit. And, that's why, this season more than ever, showgoers brought their A game in the footwear department. Normcore invaded the street style scene this year, read