need to save the shimmer for holiday this season;
now's a fine time to wear gold and shiny metals. A
Michael Kors Collection metallic jacquard
sleeveless sheath dress ($1,995) was topped by a
stunner of a gold and black statement necklace,
with Christian Louboutin shoes ($695) and a Gucci
N.C. — The thermometer still calls for sleeveless and
breezy, but it’s full-on fall in the fashion world.
its annual fall fashion gathering for media types,
Neiman Marcus showcased more than a dozen looks that
will be big this season, from skirts with lots of swing
to ways to wear rich berry colors from head to toe.
goods that Neiman Marcus showcases aren’t at most
shoppers’ price point. But the luxury retailer’s
fashion director, Ken Downing, does zero in on trends
that are achievable in most budgets – and will be
showing up everywhere, from discounters to high-end
boutiques. (To set itself apart from the competitive
world of high-end shopping, Neiman Marcus has launched
an #OnlyatNM collection, where items are labeled online
and in-store when they are exclusive to Neiman Marcus.)
a look at a few of our favorite trends from that fall
preview in the slideshow above.