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This week Cintra Wilson is back in the critical shopper's chair, and she discovered that the Zero + Maria Cornejo store may solve the pregnant New York fashion woman problem better than any celebrity-designed muumuu. Jewelry designer Victoria Simes' was wearing the "fluid, kinetic" creations as easily while pregnant as not. "Most of the items in the store," Wilson said, "would work equally well for the pregnant, the post-pregnant and the not-even-thinking-about-kids-at-a-time-like-this-God-are-you-crazy." She ends on a paean to covetousness and possibly the most complimentary sentence we have ever read: "Like Grace Jones, it may be sultry, but it can still kick your fanny."