It can be a bit distressing to see fashion designer Samantha Pleet without a hat. But all of her models at New York Fashion Week were sporting wide, crown-less brims of burnished gold while strutting Pleet’s Fall/Winter 2012 collection on the runway. Pleet tells Ecouterre that her latest collection is a “revival of Romanticism,” the artistic and intellectual response to the Industrial Revolution. Continue reading to see more of Samantha Pleet’s new Romanticism.