Fashion Week Fall 2009

Trends

Graphic

Graphic

Geometric designs added punch to everything from cocktail dresses to outerwear.
Painterly

Painterly

Dresses and tops were given an artistic twist with brushstroke prints.
Layers

Layers

The fall runways showed a style pileup of cold-weather pieces.
Menswear

Menswear

Suiting got a new spin with masculine separates in oversized silhouettes.
Sheer

Sheer

Designers played peek-a-boo with see-through styles that subtly showed skin.
Voluminous

Voluminous

Big meant beautiful with sculptural creations that played with proportion.
Animal Prints

Animal Prints

Designers took a walk on the wild side with ferociously fabulous patterns.
Metallics

Metallics

Fall fashion got a high-shine finish in fabrics with plenty of polish.
Sequins

Sequins

Evening looks shined on in light-catching embellished styles.
Neon

Neon

The standout shades made an appearance in eighties-inspired pieces.
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Look of the Day

Shailene Woodley

All eyes were on Shailene Woodley at the Los Angeles premiere of Divergent as she sparkled in her fully beaded bronze one-shoulder Elie Saab Haute Couture gown with draped detailing and a sexy thigh high slit. She kept the metallic theme going with gold foil Stuart Weitzman sandals.