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Easy Gamine

APRIL 12TH, 2011

Easy Gamine

New York-based designer Steven Alan made a name for himself perfecting something seemingly simple: the men’s shirt. It became his signature and the basis for every collection.

For spring, he takes on the tomboy while maintaining the crisp tailoring. Think the gamine and graceful Sofia Coppola strolling the streets of Paris, with an overstuffed Louis Vuitton tote in tow.

We are seriously coveting the easy and breezy chambray pieces like the ‘Isabelle’ shift dress ($278) and the ‘Deidra’ skirt ($198).

Let’s hear it for the boy. —AG

At Oliver and Lilly’s, 1520 W. 13th Ave., Vancouver, 604-736-7774,