Jennifer Lee’s summery orange is the minority in a mix that includes midnight blue, an LBD, and a punky take on black. (FROM LEFT: Andrea Grover, Jennifer Lee, Alexandra Stanton, Nick Theobald, Susan Jacobson, and Edsel Williams.) See all photos from Phillips Auction House Dinner>>
Like excited children wearing back-to-school fall sweaters in the summer's still-sweltering heat, guests at this weekend's events showed that the sartorial tides are changing to favor colder weather's deeper blacks, browns, and navys. Below, eight images thatprove that summer really is coming to a close—but that everyone is looking forward to fall fashion.
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