The Line Style in Context

The Line is a modern and personal approach to retail. We bring together carefully chosen fashion, home, and beauty items and place them in context through inspiring editorial features and intimate offline shopping experiences. The thematic, seasonal, and handpicked assortments we call Selections offer another way to explore our evolving edit of things you’ll wear, use, and treasure for years to come.

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The Dark Side:
Any Color so Long as It’s Black

“I love black because it affirms, designs, and styles,” said Yves Saint Laurent, whose signature le smoking revolutionized fashion, sharpening the edges of the little black dress. Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons delights in its subtleties, describing her preferred palette as “three shades of black.” Even Renoir, a master of cherubic hues, eventually surrendered to the dark side. “I’ve been forty years discovering that the queen of all colors was black,” he once declared. That reign continues in fall’s most versatile pieces as well as timeless accessories.

The Dark Side: Any Color so Long as It’s Black

The Dark Side:
Any Color so Long as It’s Black

“I love black because it affirms, designs, and styles,” said Yves Saint Laurent, whose signature le smoking revolutionized fashion, sharpening the edges of the little black dress. Rei Kawakubo of Comme des Garçons delights in its subtleties, describing her preferred palette as “three shades of black.” Even Renoir, a master of cherubic hues, eventually surrendered to the dark side. “I’ve been forty years discovering that the queen of all colors was black,” he once declared. That reign continues in fall’s most versatile pieces as well as timeless accessories.