The Eyes Have It In New York

From left to right; Prabal Gurung, Zac Posen, Tim Hamilton, Lacoste

The Spring/ Summer 2012 collections are well under way and our first looks at the New York runways are already confirming a number of accessories trends that we highlighted ahead of the season.

One of the most apparent is the bold Summer eyewear design direction showcased on the runways. The relaxed cat-eye, the color-tinted goggle, the retro future mirror-tinted shade and the flamboyant graphic silhouette all point towards the increasing importance of sunglasses as a directional accessory, and are testament to the experimentation of the designers.

Stay tuned for our key accessories analysis from the international S/S 12 collections.

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