First, the bad news: Summer is over. The days of basking under the sun's rays and luxuriating by the pool are done. The good news: Judging by designer collections, e-boutiques and store shelves, the fashion world is working harder than ever to woo consumers this fall, churning out clothes, shoes and accessories that are not just wearable but also covetable.
Trend Report: Tracking Animal Prints Photos | For fall, designers capitalized on the chameleon-like qualities of leopard print, using it to create 1970s bohemian flair at Kenzo and edgy, rock-and-roll-tinged glamour at Blumarine. Here are some stylish finds at various price points to satisfy those animal instincts.
Trend Report: Heir Transparent Photos | A key warm-weather look -- sheer fabrics -- showed up in the fall collections from Ralph Lauren, Dolce & Gabbana and others, as models swished down runways in diaphanous chiffon skirts and peek-a-boo blouses. The items here serve as a final flourish, billowing in the last balmy breezes of summer, but they also easily adapt to the cooler months ahead.