The 2012 resort shows are just wrapping up and there are several playful new accessory trends to explore. Designers experimented with everything from mixed materials to loads of snakeskin and awesome electric blue items. For me, it was all about transparency. Cutouts and sheer paneling on stilettos, plastic jewelry and see-through bags made for a clear choice!
The peek-a-boo trend evolved into many different forms in several designer collections. Marc Jacobs used lace and clear plastic for several of his shoes that gave off a very Cinderella vibe, while Alexander Wang chose to use mesh inserts to add some softness to his sleek and modern footwear. Cutouts in a multitude of colors were a style utilized by several designers, who experimented with different shapes to add interest to their bags and shoes.
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