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I love simplicity and I love Calvin Klein for being good at it. I think it's nice that even without him, the collection continues the minimalist look that CK is famous for. Francisco Costa (who won the Council of Fashion Designers America (CFDA) award for best womenswear designer last year) sticks to the simple, sleek, sophisticated roots that made CK in the first place. He claims that, “the shapes were based on the bathing suit idea: very close to the body, very easy,” as told to The Daily. “You can literally roll them up and throw them in a bag.”

Check out these beauties from the 2008 Resort Collection that strutted down the runway in New York on Tuesday. I particularly like how even the most basic color blocks can look fantastic with the right cut and fit - click on the jump for more gorgeous pictures from the runway show.

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Click here for more resort spring/summer 2008 collections.

[Source: The Daily. Images: Getty]