New York Fashion Week 2011: Anna Sui"s retro-luxe show is a riot of colour

Anna Sui”s retro-luxe show wows at New York Fashion Week with riot of colour, red lips and vintage styling

6:36 PM on 15th September 2011

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Prints charming: Anna Sui didn”t disappoint with elegant shapes and vivid silks, featuring bow and floral motifs

All about the lips: Pat McGrath All about the lips: Pat McGarath

All about the lips: Pat McGrath”s make-up backstage focused on getting the perfect tone

Jaunty: Turbans and fifties-style skirts featured retro prints Jaunty: Sailior-style hats and perky hotpants were teamed with retro shoes and printed shirts Jaunty: Turbans and fifties-style skirts featured retro prints

Jaunty: Turbans and fifties-style skirts featured retro prints, while perky hotpants and sailor”s hats were teamed with printed shirts and platforms or two-tone brogues

Playful: All-in-ones with vintage-look sunglasses and turbans harked back to a bygone era Vintage deluxe: Forties tailoring, retro turbans and cinched waists came from the fashion archives Luxe: Jewelled neckline and heavy jewellery gave this ditzy print maxi added edge

Playful: All-in-ones with vintage sunglasses, ditzy floral maxis and turbans were given edge with heavyweight jewellery and beaded necklines

Seventies: Wide-brimmed hats and red, red lips Seventies: Wide-brimmed hats and red, red lips

Seventies: Wide-brimmed hats topped off hippy-luxe looks, while models” lips – including Lindsay Wixson”s trademark pout, left, were given a deep red gloss

Dark arts: It may be the Spring/Summer collections but at Anna Suit there was still room for plenty of luxe black Dark arts: It may be the Spring/Summer collections but at Anna Suit there was still room for plenty of luxe black Dark arts: It may be the Spring/Summer collections but at Anna Suit there was still room for plenty of luxe black

Dark arts: It may be the Spring/Summer collections but at Anna Suit there was still room for plenty of luxe black

Lisa Marie Presley (left) and Michael Lockwood (right) at Anna Sui Front row: Sarah Sophie Flicker, left, and singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae at the Anna Sui show

Front row: Left, Lisa Marie Presley (left) and Michael Lockwood (right) at Anna Sui, and right, Sarah Sophie Flicker (left), and singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae (right) at the show

Friends in high places: Sofia Coppola sits with Michael Lockwood and Lisa Marie Presley as they wait for the show to begin

Friends in high places: Sofia Coppola sits with Michael Lockwood and Lisa Marie Presley as they wait for the show to begin