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Today in Things We Want to Wear Right Now: Toni Francesc has just released a handful of preview images of his fall 2011 collection—a collection that will make its formal debut on the runway during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week this February. For his fourth show in the United States, Barcelona-born Francesc takes inspiration from the legendary birth, the Phoenix. "The Phoenix has long been presented as symbol of rebirth, immortality, and renewal," says the release. "The collection provides an insight into each phase ranging from the fire to the ashes... Garments are composed of luscious silks and wools. Generous, straight forms are combined with volumes that nip in at the waist and hug the body in clean lines that trace the female figure."
· Toni Francesc [Official Site]