Anticipates New Trends for the Autumn/Winter Season of 2012

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Spring and summer trends abound with nautical style, but the fashion world will take a masculine chic turn come autumn., an online designer handbag retailer, is looking forward to the new trends.

London's fashion week took over Somerset House from February 17 to 22. Over the course of multiple shows, fashion designers revealed the trends for the Autumn/
Winter season of 2012—trends that online designer retailer is excited to embrace.

According to an article by The Telegraph, London's fashion week was dominated by three major trends: military style, lavender hues, and checked patterns. Additionally, although models remained as thin as ever, plus size mannequins increased in sales. These mannequins start at size 12 (size 10 in American sizing) and are considered to be more realistic in terms of the size of average women. The fashion industry has received a great deal of criticism for its choice in models, so this surge in sales is considered a good sign by many who are worried about the image this industry is creating. is looking forward to the upcoming trends of the new season because they are a complete departure from Spring and Summer looks. In terms of handbags, the military style will allow designers to incorporate beautiful neutrals, such as khaki and olive green, with fun hardware, including brass buttons and buckles. The checked patterns, an evolution of last year's tartan trend, allow for visual interest without creating busy patterns. Additionally, notes that this is a diverse trend that can be incorporated into any outfit, from casual to dressy. Lastly, is happy to see a bit of lavender in the new season's color palate. Checked patterns and military style can quickly become very masculine. Adding lavender to these trends allows for a touch of femininity and style.

Most notably, these new trends are classic and will pair well with both trendy and traditional handbag styles. Many women pair timeless pieces, such as a classic handbag, with trendy fashion elements to not only create a unique look, but to spend their money on designer pieces that will last throughout the seasons. has a wide variety of handbags that cover several styles. These latest fashion trends will certainly mesh well with the assortment of products available at

ABOUT: is an online retailer that specializes in the sale of discounted designer handbags and accessories, including wallets and sunglasses. only carries guaranteed authentic designer products from several brands, including: Prada, Ed Hardy, Fendi, Tods, Gucci, Coach, Marc Jacobs, Burberry, Christian Dior, and Dolce & Gabbana.

To learn more about, or to peruse its catalogue, visit

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