Peter Som

Known for: What Som calls "maximal minimalism": sleek, pared-down designs executed with luxurious fabrics and techniques. Think Calvin Klein meets Helmut Lang meets Michael Kors.

What to buy: Wool-jersey pencil skirts with leather finishings ($375) and his sleek knit-and-leather trench ($1120).

Where to buy it: Henri Bendel (712 Fifth Avenue; 212-247-1100).

Pictured: Red wool jacket with leater trim ($1,120)
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