09/09/2012 11:30 EDT | Updated 11/09/2012 05:12 EST


LONDON - Who needs shoes when there's a catwalk made of grass?

Departing from his usual pared-down contemporary style, Jasper Conran's new season preview Saturday had models walking barefoot to a retro Americana theme: Psychedelic flowers, blue jeans, stars and stripes, Woodstock and multi-colored patchwork.