You know it’s got to be something pretty serious to get me excited about L.A. Fashion Week, better yet to even attend a show. Yes it’s the jaded New Yorker in me speaking, but the Exchange LA was the place to be. When Anthony Franco presents a runway collection it’s a stand up occasion for those with any fashion sense in L.A. to attend. You’d be hard pressed to mention fashion in L.A. and not mention the name Anthony Franco.

This collection was a clear throwback to a time most of us have read about and only wished we could have lived in. The 1930’s was a time when people dressed up simply for dinner or got dolled up for dancing. This collection was a homage to that era without being over the top or too much for anyone today to rock. Check out some of the hottest pieces below: