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Free Associations: The Red Velvet Suit



    In 1996 Gwyneth Paltrow wore this Tom Ford-designed Gucci tuxedo -- a seminal, sexy look that stood outside the general trends of the moment. Steven Alan's prim, slightly preppy suit for Fall 2011 is totally distinct from the sexy Gucci version, but it gave us this happy fashion flashback nonetheless.