Dark Sparkle

Wayne tank
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Dark Sparkle

01 of 07
Fall 2009 Fashion Trend - Dark Sparkle
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Why We Love It

These clothes manage to evoke the '80s without resorting to retro. In fact, shapes are sporty. It's all surface interest.

How to Wear It
Though it's occasion dressing, lighten the mood by tossing it on with something more basic instead of dressing it up. Jewelry is overkill, but you can show some leg.

Photos: left, Marc Jacobs; right, Balmain

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02 of 07

Truese

Truese dress
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Cotton-polyester dress, Truese, $215; at shopsheboutique.com.

03 of 07

Siwy

Siwy pants
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Polyester-spandex pants, Siwy, $218; at asos.com.

04 of 07

H&M

H&M dress
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Polyester dress, H&M, $50; visit hm.com for stores.

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05 of 07

Nicole Miller Signature

Nicole Miller Signature skirt
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Silk skirt, Nicole Miller Signature, $695; visit nicolemiller.com for stores.

06 of 07

Elizabeth and James

Elizabeth and James top
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Rayon-blend top, Elizabeth and James, $465; available at the end of August at net-a-porter.com.

07 of 07

Wayne

Wayne tank
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Polyester tank, Wayne, $365; visit openingceremony.us for stores.

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