Under designer Christophe Decarnin, French fashion house Balmain has made military-inspired wares feel fresh and timely for spring. But we're not talking stuffy peacoats and bulky cargo pants--instead, the runways featured bold embellished jackets, uber-sexy leather utility pants and feminine basics in a palette of olive, bronze and black.
Trend Report: Stylish shoes for spring Photos | Several past-season standout trends -- such as graphic prints, vibrant hues and cutout silhouettes -- have trickled down to footwear. Dolce & Gabbana adapted the natural and sheer looks to a raffia and mesh pump, and at Balenciaga, Nicolas Ghesquière sent striped peep-toe booties down the runway. These fashionable finds let you dabble in the trends without stepping out too far.