REBECCA MINKOFF debut for FALL 2011 on the runway was not just for bags, but sportswear..commentarybrigitte segura, written by Dawn Del Russo. A Refined bohemian was the thought that came to mind as the models walked down the runway at the Rebecca Minkoff Fall show. A Symbol of style, Agyness Deyn sat front row admiring the cropped motorcycle style jackets and skinny black pants. Leather patched army green leggings were paired with a black cape coat and totally wearable directly off the runway. One cute ruffle sleeve teal and black dress made the collection worth viewing. The sheer lace leggings, black bodysuit and blazer, left wondering was that a salute to Gaga? though Minkoff’s bags have given her high notes in accessories, there is much room for development in creating a collection on the runway. The strength of the designer was in the constructed outerwear pieces with similar detailing and fabrications as her bags, but a more developed view of lighter fabrications and fits is necessary. One thing is for sure, Minkoff has a style and something to say, the evolution of expansion needs to be strategized and formed. We will keep watching on FASHION DAILY MAG : a LOOK to thefuture:fashion beauty+ lifestyle+in LUXchic..