14 Real Women, in 14 Real Dresses

The fashion drumbeat signals the return of ethnic patterns to posh city parties. Tribal rule: With bold graphic-print dresses, think strong folkloric jewelry and chunky sandals.

June 2, 2008 8:18 AM
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JENNIFER ZIPP, 32, denim designer, in Ali Ro, $242; ali-ro.com for stores.
MICHELE ZIPP, 35, editor and writer, in Ali Ro at Helen's Boutique, $180; (859) 226-0493.
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EMI KAMIYA, 26, beauty publicist, in Gold Hawk at Boutique Mandarine, $357; (401) 848-9360.
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EMILY RUDOLF, 25, film production and development assistant, in Lauren Moffatt at TG-170, $370; (212) 995-8660.
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JUDY SHENG, 31, physician's assistant, in BCBG MaxAzria, $280; bcbg.com for stores.
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CHRISTINA BRIGGS, 22, wealth adviser, in Sears Apostrophe, $60; sears.com.
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HAYLEY BLOOMINGDALE, 22, graduate student, in DKNY Jeans, $79; dknyjeans.com.
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JACKIE KLEIN, 29, stay-at-home mom, in H&M, $69.90; hm.com for stores with similar styles.
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LAURIE SATRAN, 27, event planner, in Lauren Moffatt, $382; (212) 465-0839.
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LISA COREY, 23, graduate student, in Hot Kiss, $48.
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MO BROWN, 25, actress and radio talk-show host, in Billabong, $42; billabonggirls.com for stores.
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NATALIA DUKE, 26, ESL instructor, in Gold Hawk, $322; shopamiami.com.
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NICOLE ANDERSON, 28, fashion merchandiser, in Tibi, $330; (212) 226-5852.
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SALMA KHALIL, 26, artist, in tribal print dress, $89; dknyjeans.com.
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