Chris Benz really stood out in the sea of blacks and grays this season in New York with a bright, fun-time collection that caught my eye and made my heart pitter-patter. The water color print is fantastic; really, the stuff of dream outfits and the unusual combination with a maxi bronze glitter skirt is genius. Sure, not each and every piece is as stunning and perfect, but the yellow and green make me smile and the ruffles are actually flattering.
Plus, the dude's a babe (bonus Hunk of the week!… and what's the deal this decade with fine men making fine clothes – not that I would ever complain about such a phenomenon? who hails from Seattle and used to look totally cool in elementary school. He told Teen Vogue, “My signature outfit was an OP top knotted with baggy neon–striped bicycle shorts. The look was kind of Saved by the Bell!”