Allover Prints

herve Fur, Florals, and More: We Recap the Mercedez Benz New York Fashion Week 2013

We can always count on Tory Burch, Suno and Anna Sui to serve up a delectable palette of prints, but we were particularly pleased to see other, less expected designers stake a spot in the bustling terrain.  Hervé Léger, of bandage dress fame has joined in with wild motifs for his fall collection.

bodycontopshop Fur, Florals, and More: We Recap the Mercedez Benz New York Fashion Week 2013
Blur Rave Midi Bodycon Dress, $76.00 available at Topshop

Try a not-so-subtle hint of a print to bring your body-con dress alive.

Classic Patterns

 

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Houndstooth, herringbone and plaid are getting updated with modern twists. Karen Walker cut hers in biker jacket silhouettes while Michael Kors tricked his out in cobalt blue.

 

taylor Fur, Florals, and More: We Recap the Mercedez Benz New York Fashion Week 2013

Herringbone Coat, $99.99 (on sale!) available at Loft.com

Play off the menswear-inspired pattern by pairing it with feminine details. A soft scarf lightens up the look while a bright bag will give it the perfect punch of color.,

Big Silhouettes

oscar Fur, Florals, and More: We Recap the Mercedez Benz New York Fashion Week 2013

Oscar De La Renta

According to Oscar De La Renta, Zac Posen and The Row we’ll be dressing big for fall.

modcloth Fur, Florals, and More: We Recap the Mercedez Benz New York Fashion Week 2013

Belle of the Ball Gown available at ModCloth

With large silhouettes, it’s most important to make sure the cut is just right.  A big ball gown needs to nip in at the waist, and stay open on the shoulders.