Top Fall '08 Trends: I feel a little scared

The Daily Telegraph has rounded up the best from the Paris shows and, I'm not sure if it's writer Hilary Alexander's unabashed fashion speak ("scissor wizards," "joy and gaiety in patchwork and paisley") or the trends themselves, but I feel shaken. Peplums? Cocoon coats? Mixed knits? Also, maybe it's just me, but after that poor showing three years ago, when every girl who tried them looked kind of like a marshmallow butt, did anyone ever need to see a bubble skirt again? Find the full story, along with tons of pictures, here.