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Blood Relations

bram-janssens True Blood, Twilight & Dexter are certainly popular entertainment but the abundant paring of red and black on fall runways is evidence that the dark side has also had an influence on designers.

week-29

Pique Wool Dress $1290, Miu Miu; net0a-porter.com

Drawstring Gathered Satchel $250 approx, Rudsak; rudsak.com

Booties $145, David Dixon; townshoes.com

Chain Bracelets $20; look for similar styles at Ardene.com

Grosgrain Roll Necklace $150, Tory Burch; toryburch.com

Making Waves

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