Zac Posen continues to make his mark

When fashion maestro Zac Posen shows his collection Tuesday at the Houston Chronicle Best Dressed Luncheon and Neiman Marcus Fashion Presentation, the audience will be treated to a rich fall preview, including some pieces and gowns he's never shown before. Hollywood actresses have been gliding down the red carpet wearing Posen's signature crayon-color gowns since he launched his label 14 years ago when he was just 21 years old. But at the luncheon benefiting March of Dimes at the Hilton-Americas, he'll be showing high-collared jackets with short-legged pants, floral dresses with asymmetrical hemlines and a palette of wine, jade, blue, gray and copper. Posen says he likes to mix things up. "It's important to take risks in your journey," he says. More

When fashion maestro Zac Posen shows his collection Tuesday at the Houston Chronicle Best Dressed Luncheon and Neiman Marcus Fashion Presentation, the audience will be treated to a rich fall preview, including some pieces and gowns he's never shown before.

Hollywood actresses have been gliding down the red carpet wearing Posen's signature crayon-color gowns since he launched his label 14 years ago when he was just 21 years old.

But at the luncheon benefiting March of Dimes at the Hilton-Americas, he'll be showing high-collared jackets with short-legged pants, floral dresses with asymmetrical hemlines and a palette of wine, jade, blue, gray and copper.

Posen says he likes to mix things up. "It's important to take risks in your journey," he says.

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