RESORT 2020: Zimmermann's dresses are decidedly feminine

Nostalgia has always been a key component of Nicky Zimmermann’s design formula. Her clothes are recognizable for their flounce and summery florals, but they’ve also become signifiers of her past.

Zimmerman’s new designs are cheerful, but they aren’t overly cutesy or precious. She did a nice job weaving in a very classic sensibility via her use of tailoring. Some of the brightest pieces included a linen safari shirt dress and a ’70s-style rust-coloured wide-leg pantsuit with thick white piping. (