First look: Ralph Lauren Pre-Fall '16

First look: Ralph Lauren Pre-Fall '16

Feminine sophistication

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Ralph Lauren's Pre-Fall 2016 collection shows a softer side with a more modern and natural look for the season...

Iconic American brand Ralph Lauren revealed its Pre-Fall 2016 collection in a luxurious presentation at the brands townhouse on the Upper East Side, New York City. This season it was all about focusing on the individual polished pieces and statement separates that showed a softer side to the label. "For Pre-Fall Collection 2016, I was inspired by the purity of clean lines and classic shapes, a romantic minimalism and feminine sophistication created for a modern way of living," said Ralph Lauren..

Pre-Fall saw a neutral colour palette of taupe, blush, lavender and pink rose shades, with a strong equestrian undertone shining through: "In spring and summer, you wear a lot of colour. I thought we'd like a smooth palette to change seasons, and go with a different statement for fall." Here's a sneak peek at the full collection presentation...