Fashion Week Trend Roundup in Action

March 1st, 2006

Simply knowing the top 10 trends of Fall 2006 Fashion Week isn’t enough. You also need to know where to find and how to sport these looks outside the Bryant Park Tents. We did some searching and found inexpensive (yet still so cute) alternatives to the high fashion we all witnessed last week. 

Trend: Puffy Shoulders

Runway:  

y and kei

Reality:  

white shirt with puff shoulders

INC Puff-Sleeve Shirt | $79 at Macy’s


nm white shirt with puff shoulder

Yves Saint Laurent Peasant Blouse | $695 at Neiman Marcus

Trend: Voluminous Sleeves

Runway:  

three as four

Reality:  

puff sleeves

 Diane Von Furstenberg Elisabetta Chiffon Top | $198 at Nordstrom

jacket with puff sleeves

 

Norma Kamali Everlast Peplum Babydoll Jacket | $225 at Nordstrom

Trend: Bubble Skirts

Runway:

United Bamboo

Reality:

rachel pally bubble skirt 

Rachel Pally Bubble Skirt | $154 at Nordstrom

 

norma bubble skirt

Norma Kamali Everlast Rara Bubble Skirt | $275 at Nordstrom

Trend: Vests

Runway:  

twinkle

Reality:  

free people tux vest

Free People Washed Tuxedo Vest | $108 at Nordstrom

 

double breast vest

 

Double Breasted Shawl Vest | $24.80 at Forever 21

Trend: Long and Short Leather Gloves

Runway:  

nicole miller

Reality:

leather gloves

Leather Gloves, Silk Lining | $85 at Neiman Marcus

short gloves

Fownes Brothers Cashmere-Lined Leather Gloves | $56 at Nordstrom

Trend: Knit Caps 

Runway:  

Marc Jacobs

Reality:

croche cabbie

Crochet Cabbie | $24 at Urban Outfitters

Runway Photo Credits: NY Metro

Entry Filed under: Runway to Reality, Women

4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Agathe  |  March 1st, 2006 at 10:58 am

    What a great post! :) I love the pouffy shoulders, well actually I love allt these looks.

  • 2. Melody  |  March 1st, 2006 at 1:27 pm

    Thank you for the nice comment, Agathe! Glad you enjoyed our finds. Looking at runway outfits is fun but the bottom line is that the average person isn’t a model so we need more realistic versions to sport on the streets.

  • 3. andhina  |  March 5th, 2006 at 6:51 pm

    viva fashion, nice review!

  • 4. Andrea  |  March 17th, 2007 at 11:47 am

    omg that fashion is like sooooo last month!!

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