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Masters of asymmetrical layering Nicholas K—brother-sister team Nicholas Kunz and Christopher Kunz (An ex male model! We love male models!)—presented a spring 2012 collection that didn't stray far from the label's cool-yet-comfortable aesthetic. Infinity sweaters, cropped soft leather jackets, baby-soft jersey tops and bottoms, topped off with a hint of shimmer or a signature shawl-collar—the collection's cream, beige, green, and grey palette get nature-inspired monikers in the run of show: barnacle, sponge, sand, algae, kelp, and shark. No surprise that the duo behind Nicholas K are nature-lovers—the collection blends outdoorsy inspiration with a smart urban sensibility.
Some of our favorite looks, close up-ish: