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Nicole Miller Spring 2012: Super-Cool Late-80s, Early 90s NYC

Photo credit: Getty Images
Photo credit: Getty Images

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One of our favorite collections at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week this season was Nicole Miller's totally-80s-inspired spring show. The brilliant use of clashing patterns, striping, set off with a New Wave-y Industrial-lite use of black is totally up our street—and even though the references are now 30-ish years old (omg, we're so old), they still feel fresh and modern and totally wearable. If you were a fan of Depeche Mode or Information Society in 1991, you will very likely love this collection.

And our runway finale video:

· Nicole Miller [Official Site]
· All Fashion Week coverage [Racked]