“Everything is light, light, light,” Diane von Furstenberg declared, making her way over to a rack where she pulled out a ruched and printed mesh dress for inspection. “You could roll it up in your suitcase,” she went on, “and it would come out without wrinkles.” 
 
The first Monday in June is one of the busiest days in New York fashion, with more than a dozen Resort 2019 presentations spread across the city, a Spring 2019 show, and the 2018 CFDA Awards at the Brooklyn Museum.
 
Von Furstenberg launched her business four decades ago with the tagline, “Be a woman, wear a dress.”