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Calculus Couture

Michael Kors Creates Linear Derivative Designs

— September 18, 2009 — Fashion
Whomever stated that taking calculus--linear derivatives specifically--in school is pointless unless one is planning on becoming an astrophysicist or engineer has just been proven wrong.

Very wrong.

With Michael Kors' Spring 2010 collection, there is a clear ode to linear derivatives in his sharp-lined, high powered fashion line with “silver crinkle lamé, crushed techno taffeta, draped jersey, and glove leather.”

Implications - Linear cutouts have hit the runway hard this season, and will soon be trickling into the Prêt-à-Porter fashion market. These cutouts let consumers show just the right amount of skin while still maintaining elegance and propriety. The thin, linear cutout is less extravagant than others, helping today's powerful woman remain sleek, but sexy.
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