Hey, I think it's ok to play favorites—after all, this blog is called Cheryl Shops, not Cheryl Reports Without Bias. So, in no particular order...
Minimalism, bold color, buttery leather...it's like Mr. Azrouel is reading my mind. These are exactly the clothes I want to be wearing next season.
Chado Ralph Rucci
His show shows up here nearly ever season, and for good reason: no other American designer quite achieves Rucci's level of artistry. His spring show was a study in lightness with an otherworldly bent.
In a season filled with superbright colors, Lepore did it best with wearable, feminine dresses in day-glo hues.
Light and airy looks so easygoing and relaxed, I found myself shopping the run-of-show sheet. One of the most talented new contemporary designers in recent seasons.
Known for her romantic bridal and red-carpet looks, Lhuillier proves she can do sexy, body-conscious, and bold too.