In the essence of everything that is Carolina Herrera, the Spring 2017 collection was suitably slick and stylish but far from safe.

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It was the tiny details that kept these classic gowns modern and unique. A silver beaded bandeau could be glimpsed underneath an ivory banded Mikado ballgown while a polka dot dress with floral appliqué used cappuccino tulle.

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For brides that like something a little different, there was a silk crepe pantsuit and a white crepe sheath with a fluttering organza bateau neck and rear bow.

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The ultimate "Great White" for me was the dress that was oh-so Herrera in every way, an oversized white cotton shirtdress with a built-in pleated and grosgrain ribbon waist cincher. Perfection.