Backstage Video: Betsey Johnson Explains the Difference Between Fantasy and Reality

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Betsey Johnson rolled out all the familiar ruffles, florals, and animal prints in her fall/winter 2011 collection, shown yesterday. "It was a great mix of Victorian hippie chick in the jungle," said Patricia Field, who, just two days after her 69th birthday bash, gamely let herself be pulled onto the runway for a bit of finale two-stepping with the designer. Watch the video for more from Betsey on the clothes, the energy, and her inspirations.

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