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As you may have noticed, there was a lot of strangeness going around last week in Aspen, but there was also some great deep-winter style on display. These are our best pics of both, starting with this snap of Jean-Charles de Castelbajac looking sharp here with Lauren Bush.

A warning for the weak-hearted: there is at least one pair of pleated leather pants after the jump.

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The biggest difference from New York Fashion Week: significantly more hot tubs.

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Persol-esque aviator shades made a strong showing at Obermeyer.

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Some guests seemed to have come to the event solely for the chance to wear outlandish fur coats. Naturally, we approved.

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Kjus strongly encouraged their models to swagger.

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You don’t find pleated leather pants much outside of the Rockies. Or leaf belt buckles, for that matter.

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Number:lab achieved pajama-esque coziness while avoiding pajama-esque dishevelment. Miraculously, the models managed to stay awake.

—R.B.

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