NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE
Fashions of the Times
In Full Bloom
Spring 1997
Styled by Franciscus Ankoné
Photographs by Mary Ellen Mark


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On location in Senegal, fresh flower-strewn clothes, in fabrics light as tropical breezes.

Photographs by Mary Ellen Mark.
Styled by Franciscus Ankoné


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Yacine Diop, student. Empire dress of viscose and linen with cap sleeves from Couture Givenchy by John Galliano, $1930. At Saks Fifth Avenue. Straw hat by Stephen Jones for Givenchy. To order at Givenchy Boutique, 954 Madison Avenue.


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Marie Kamara, flight attendant. Embroidered silk satin dress from Prada, $1290. At Prada, 841 Madison Avenue and 45 East 57th Street.


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Gna Gna Sarr, student. Embroidered silk slip dress from Versus by Gianni Versace, $800. At Saks Fifth Avenue. All Versus boutiques. Sheer bodysuit from Calvin Klein Underwear.


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Left: Fatou Ngnigue, singer and dancer. Dress of silk and cotton from Emanuel Ungaro Parallèle, $1,250. At Emanuel Ungaro Boutique, 792 Madison Avenue and Bal Harbour, Fla.
Right: Sira Cissoko, singer and dancer. Sheer viscose jersey dress by Gianni Versace, $1,950. At Bergdorf Goodman, to order. All Gianni Versace boutiques.


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Left: Martine Ndiaye, basketball player. Black chiffon dress of viscose mousseline with red and white flowers by Sonia Rykiel, $730. At Saks Fifth Avenue. Sonia Rykiel Boutique. 849 Madison Avenue and Chicago. Navy silk slip from Calvin Klein Sleepwear. Sandals by Calvin Klein. Umbrella from Schertz Umbrellas.
Right: Khady Niang, student. Black beaded silk tulle dress with underlayer of pale blue silk by Giorgio Armani, $7,260. At Bergdorf Goodman. Bodysuit from Calvin Klein Underwear. Umbrella from Schertz Umbrellas.


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Marie Christine Sagna, dressmaker. Coat of linen and acetate, $1985, over a silk shirt, $1,910 by Dolce & Gabbana. At Bagutta, 402 West Broadway, to order. Dolce & Gabbana Boutiques, Atlanta and Houston. Cream to Powder Foundation and Nutmeg Eye Shadow by Iman. Fire Down Below Lipstick and Plaisir Blush by François Nars.


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Ndeyekhady Ndaw, bookkeeper. Embroidered coat of rayon and silk, $5,775, over an embroidered skirt of rayon, silk and cotton, $3,040, by Dolce & Gabbana. At Bagutta, 402 West Broadway, to order. Dolce & Gabbana Boutiques, Atlanta and Houston. Sandals by Calvin Klein.


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Mariama Sall student and saleswoman. Stretch silk charmeuse wrap top and silk chiffon shirt by Carolina Herrera. $1,800. At Johnston of Florida, Naples, Fla. Whitney West, Montecito, Calif. Hand-painted straw hat by Eric Javits.

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