Halter-Necklines - Halter necklines with fine straps on maxi dresses and volume pieces were new and flattering on proportioned and bellowing silks.
|From L-R: Alice and Olivia, Cushnie et Ochs, Badgley Mischka, Jill Stuart and Jonathan Simkhai|
Ruffles - Featured in abundance at the New York shows with designers experimenting on a variety of styles and lengths.
|From L-R: Cushnie et Ochs, Alice and Olivia, Boss, Badgley Mischka and Derek Lam|
Florals - Florals felt contemporary and artisan with large exotic blooms as seen at Dennis Basso, Alice & Olivia and Tadashi Shoji.
|From L-R: Alice and Olivia, Tadashi Shoji, Carolina Herrera, Escada and Dennis Basso|
Patchwork - Patchwork fabrics and prints picked up in New York with designers using a medley of contrast prints to create eclectic looks.
|From L-R: Delpozo, DKNY, Diane Von Furstenberg, Jonathan Simkhai and Lacoste|
Shoulder Cutouts - A cross-cutting trend when it came to the popular cutout trend were shoulder cutouts from Givenchy, Barbara Tfank and Herve Leger.
|From L-R: Barbara Tfank, Jill Stuart, Givenchy, Cushnie et Ochs and Derek Lam|
Fringe - Fringing remains a New York staple fitting in with the bohemian vibe that filled majority of the shows.
|From L-R: Carolina Herrera, Givenchy, Boss, Dion Lee and Dennis Basso|
Colored Stripes - This trend staple got a make-over on the runways of New York where lines were bold and vibrant in a myriad of colors.
|From L-R: Jill Sander Navy, Desigual, Karen Walker, Marc Jacobs and Mara Hoffman|
Mesh - Sporty elements dominated in most presentations with mesh making rounds on a variety of gowns and dresses in New York.
|From L-R: Alexander Wang, Diesel Black Gold, Dennis Basso, DKNY and Dion Lee|
Layering - Sporty tailoring took center stage as a new trend with an emphasis on long, layered shapes with innovative detailing.
|From L-R: DKNY, Herve Leger, Jenny Packham, Jill Sander Navy and Karen Walker|
Shine - Embellishments from sequins to appliques shone on collections as the runways glittered in New York.
|From L-R: Escada, Alice and Olivia, Angel Sanchez, Badgley Mischka and Carmen Marc Valvo|
Credits: Fashion United, NyMag