Some of the looks from the Rio inspired Issa Spring 2012 RTW collection were bananas... Literally, like the one pictured above. But some of the looks were classic Issa and fit for a princess... or a Middleton. This look is perfect for the likes of Blair Waldorf to wear while holding court on...

I am in love with the Carlos Miele Spring 2012 RTW collection! The angelic Greek Goddes influences mixed with bright springy colors, light, floaty fabrics and metallic is a gorgeous and super glam combination! Orange seems to be a hot color for spring! Different shades of the citrus hue have...

>> Charlotte Dellal looked to the sunshine-infused glamour of Miami and Beverly Hills for her Spring 2012 Charlotte Olympia collection. Ankle-strap platforms, sculptural heels, and Dellal's signature Pandora clutches get a dose of retro poolside whimsy with the help of suede leaf cutouts,...

Jill Stuart Spring 2012 RTW | ELLE As is customary for spring, designers played with bright colors and pastel shades this season. However, none blended the two quite as perfectly as Jill Stuart did in her Spring 2012 collection. From soft peach and mint to bright tangerine and citron yellow,...

Christian Siriano Spring 2012 RTW | ELLE I've been a fan of Christian Siriano ever since his days on Project Runway, so I've loved seeing him evolve into an accomplished designer with a distinct flair for the dramatic. Case in point: Christian's Spring 2012 collection. He played with bright...

Lace-up combat boots are an interesting finish, but don't stop there, why not add some scrunchy socks for good measure? Here are our affordable picks that coincide with the cute and the rugged theme: Charlotte Ronson Inspired By Shopping Guide: 1. Revolve Clothing, Insight Treacherous Vest,...

Karen Walker Spring 2012 RTW | ELLE Between the bold vertical stripes, gorgeous florals and delicate check prints, Karen Walker Spring 2012 RTW was a pattern-lover's dream collection. Walker expertly mixed those prints and patterns with vintage-inspired shapes and styles for a modern take on...

1 Phillip Lim Spring 2012 RTW | ELLE A few weeks ago, we wrote about this season's trend of stylish sportswear-inspired pieces, which was popularized by designers like Phillip Lim. For his Spring 2012 collection, Lim created chic, streamlined and updated versions of classic athletic wear...

Jason Wu Spring 2012 RTW | ELLE Thanks in part to the release of his popular collaboration with Target earlier this year, Jason Wu is one of the hottest designers at the moment. Although he is known for his polished and feminine designs, Wu is also quite the trendsetter – many elements found...

Based on the Spring 2012 shows, most designers already knew that. Here, Charlotte Ronson showed flowing, pretty pieces in ombre and embellished styles in the sunny shade. Ms. Ronson of NYC's famed socialite/partying Ronson family also sent neutral beige and navy relaxed pieces down the...

 

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