- Casting light on the Spring Summer 2013 season has not been an easy task. The leading fashion weeks, New York, London, Milan and Paris have all presented different styles, in keeping with their identity and heritage. There are however, some overarching trends. Look no further for a detailed account of how and what to wear next season.
- Ivory pleated flounces. Metallic zip on the side. Composition : 90% cotton, 10% inox ; pleats : 100% cotton ; lining : 100% silk. French sizing
- Black velvet. Wrap-around cascading pleated off-white cotton ruffles, internal boned bodice, fully lined. Concealed zip fastening through side. 90% cotton, 10% inox; trim: 100% cotton; lining: 100% silk. Dry clean. Fits large to size, take one size smaller than normal. Cut for a slim fit.
- This black sleeveless dress has a round-neck, a ruffled peplum from the waist and a centre-front hem slit with a textured cream neckline, peplum and centre-front trim. The fitted knee-length dress has an exposed gold zip centre-back fastening and a centre-front neckline slit with a hidden hook fastening. 100% polyester. Combo: 51% cotton, 30% polyacrylic, 4% other. Lining: 100% polyester. Dry clean. Country of Origin: Italy. Size and fit: Model is 5ft 9in/ 1.80m, is a UK 08 and wears a size 36FR. Fits true to size. Fitted by design. Shoulder to hem 39in/99cm. Bust 32in/81.5cm. Waist 28in/71cm. Hip 36in/91.5cm.
- Cap sleeves. Flared skirt panels. Pull on style. Unlined. Made in Italy.
- Cut and structure take centre stage at Narciso Rodriguez and AW12 evokes origami futurism. A luxe tactile blend of clean white silk and brushed black wool creates modern contrasting folds of structure and fluidity. Bold heels will give the muted colour a chromatic impact. Black ruffle wool bandeau dress with wide silk straps and white silk overlaid origami style wide slit skirt. Purple trim inside. Thin black leather belt detail at waist that reaches round to back. Overlaid wool origami fold and popper fastening. Zip at centre back. 80% wool, 18% angora, 2% cashgora, skirt: 100% silk. Dry clean only. Made in Italy.
- Jay Ahr ivory dress. Lace. One-shoulder, draped front, ruched and ruffled tiers, fully lined. Concealed zip and snap fastenings at side. 51% viscose, 49% polyamide; lining: 76% cotton, 24% silk. Dry clean. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Fitted at the waist and hips; loose at the bust. Semi-sheer finish. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing an XSmall.
- White cotton blend boxy top from Chloe featuring a round neck, a keyhole cut rear clip fastening, oversize lightly ruffled capped sleeves and a tie fastening belt at the waist.
- Oscar de la Renta ivory blouse. Semi-sheer silk-chiffon, Chantilly lace. Pussy-bow ties with raw trims, ruffled front, eyelash trims, buttoned cuffs. Concealed button fastenings through front. Fabric1: 100% silk; fabric2: 80% nylon, 20% cotton. Dry clean. US sizing. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Loose design. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing a US 4.
- White silk blouse from Valentino featuring a pointed collar, a button front fastening, vertical ruffle detailing down the front and long sleeves with buttoned cuffs.
- RED Valentino light blue leather biker jacket. Ruffled trims, press stud fastening collar, padded shoulders, zip fastening cuffs and front pockets, partially lined. Concealed zip fastening through front. 100% leather (lamb); lining: 100% polyester. Styled with: Kenneth Jay Lane earrings, Katie Rowland ring, RED Valentino dress, Elizabeth and James shoes, Raoul clutch.
- Ruffle collar blazer in blue plaid from Vivienne Westwood Red Label. This virgin wool blazer features an asymmetric shawl collar, shoulder pads, and a single button front fasten. Has two faux side pockets, long sleeves, and tonal seam stitching. Is fully lined.
- Lanvin indigo dress. Scuba-jersey. Princess seams, ruffle through back. Zip fastening through back. 91% polyamide, 9% elasthane. Specialist clean. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Fitted design. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing a FR 36.
- Yves Saint Laurent prussian-blue dress. Silk-organza. Narrow back straps, looped ruffled trims, layered skirt, partially lined. Concealed hook fastenings at back. 100% silk. Dry clean. Designer color: Chinese Blue. French sizing. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Fitted at the bust, loose in the body. Those with a large bust may wish to take the next size up. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing a FR 36.
- Lanvin’s strapless ruffled cocktail dress is a fun, frilly, and fabulous frock. Perfect for an evening cocktail hour, this piece has a beautiful color combination and a fitted silhouette that will make heads turn. Pull your hair up and add a hint of gold with shoes or jewelry and you are ready for the perfect evening. Fit: True to Size, Fitted. 70% Polyester, 30% Silk. 100% Silk Lining. Dry Clean Only. Made in France. Available in Forest.
- Sleeveless knit dress with flared skirt. Low rounded neckline, wide shoulder straps, fitted through hips. Concealed side zip closure. Fully lined. Fits true to US sizing. Turquoise. 87% Cotton, 13% Polyester. Dry clean. Imported.
- Lanvin turquoise and black satin gown. One shoulder, ruffled trim, vented side. Zip and hook fastenings at side. 100% polyester. Styled with: Kenneth Jay Lane earrings, Alexandre Birman shoes, Lanvin clutch.
- Turqoise silk dress from Oscar de la Renta featuring a v-neck front with pleats, a bow-embellished strap across the chest, shoulder straps and an open back with dramatic ruffles and a small train.
- Teal wool-crepe. Pleated neckline, tiered ruffled sleeves. Exposed double zip fastening through back. 100% wool. Dry clean.
- Immaculate in mint printed satin silk, LWren Scotts sleeveless tie neck top is an exquisite way to dress up workweek looks - Stand-up tie neck, sleeveless, button-down front with ruffle trim, shirttail hemline - Tailored fit - Wear with a pencil skirt and sky-high heels
- Stunningly Elegant and featuring two colors, this sleeveless bi color ruffle dress by Lanvin is to die for. Pair this gorgeous dress with peep toe pumps and bracelets dripping in diamonds and be the definition of opulence. Fit: True to Size. 100% Silk. Luxury Specialist Dry Clean. Made in France. Available in Green/Navy.
- We've done it. Taken a peplum and paired it with tiers of printed chiffon to create an evening look that's seriously chic. The jewel-tone black, green and blue print is the backdrop for one new number that's sure to be the belle of the ball. Measures 61” from center back to hem. Tiered two tone organza gown. All over baroque scroll print. Strapless bodice features boning throughout. Peplum waist. Train hem at bottom. Exposed zip closure at back 100% silk.
- Elie Saab's Ruffle Sleeve Jersey Dress is elegantly feminine and flattering with its ruffle sleeves and floor-sweeping length, pair with your signature heels and clutch for a classic evening look.
- Yellow printed silk. Pleated ruffled trims. Concealed zip fastening at back. 100% silk. Dry clean. Fits true to size, take your normal size. Cut for a slim fit.
- A neoprene dress is this season's must-have item and who better to trust with a classic take on a current trend than Lanvin. Finished in an eye-catching mustard yellow with ruffle detail on the neck and back. Let this number enhance your silhouette whilst scoring you fashion-savvy status. Pull-over style. 91% Polyamide, 9% Elastane. Dry clean.
- Yellow ruffled stretch knit dress from Alexander McQueen. Round neck. Cap sleeves. Defined waist. Flared lightly flounced skirt. No fastenings; slips on. Unlined. Dry clean only.
- A playful bird print covers this elegant sleeveless silk blouse from LWren Scott - Stand collar with tie-neck detail, sleeveless, concealed front button placket with ruffle, fitted silhouette, all-over print, back French seam - Tailored fit - Style with a figure-hugging pencil skirt, a bold-shoulder blazer, and sky-high heels
- Immaculate in mustard yellow printed satin silk, L'Wren Scott's sleeveless tie neck top is an exquisite way to dress up workweek looks. Stand-up tie neck, sleeveless, button-down front with ruffle trim, shirttail hemline. Tailored fit. Wear with a pencil skirt and sky-high heels. 100% Silk.
- A playful multicolor cap print covers this elegant sleeveless silk blouse from LWren Scott - Stand collar with tie-neck detail, sleeveless, concealed front button placket with ruffle, fitted silhouette, allover print, back tucked seam - Tailored fit - Style with a figure-hugging pencil skirt, a bold-shoulder blazer, and sky-high heels
- From cocktail hour to the red carpet, shine your way through every sartorial soirée in this bright orange dress from fashion's favorite Italian-chic innovator. Exposed gold-toned zipper down the back. Partially lined. 98% Wool, 2% Elastane. Lining: 100% Viscose. Dry clean.
- Button on this bright and lively sleeveless ruffle tie front print blouse by L’Wren Scott and let it bring colorful life to your day. Pair it with anything from boyfriend jeans to a pencil skirt and stilettos. Fit: True to Size. 100% Silk. Dry Clean. Made in Italy. Available in Orange.
- A retro-inspired playful print covers this elegant sleeveless silk blouse from L'Wren Scott. Stand collar with tie-neck detail, sleeveless, concealed front button placket with ruffle, fitted silhouette, allover print, back French seam. Tailored fit. Style with a figure-hugging pencil skirt, a bold-shoulder blazer, and sky-high heels. 100% Silk.
- Narciso Rodriguez gives his sensual minimalism a modern shake up in AW12 with creative detailing. Clever asymmetric tiers on this burnt orange dress create cascading ruffles that are both modern and elegant. For a sartorial impact add sharp knee high boots. Dark orange round neck sleeveless dress with asymmetric seaming and gathered ruffle at lower left. Zip at centre back. 62% viscose, 16% wool, 22% silk. Dry clean only. Made in Italy.
- With its immaculate tailoring and softly cascading ruffle, Valentino's stretch sheath is an elegant way to wear the brand's iconic look. Round neckline, sleeveless, hidden back zip, belted waistline, leather lined fabric bow belt, side belt loops. Fitted top, full skirt. Wear with platform pumps and an envelope clutch. No Material info available.
- Figurbetont geschnittenes Kleid mit Rundhalsausschnitt und überschnittenen Schultern in leuchtendem Rot. Besonderes Highlight: Das asymmetrisch verlaufende Material drapiert das Kleid in der Taille und sorgt für einen raffinierten Fall des Stoffes. Das softe Material legt sich angenehm glatt auf die Haut und schafft so einen perfekten Tragekomfort. Verschlossen wird das Kleid im Rücken mit einem Fil-à-Fil-Reißverschluss sowie einem kleinen, innenliegenden Häkchen. 95% Rayon 5% Elasthan Länge in Gr. 38 (D): ca. 115 cm VeryEICKHOFF (D): 36 38 40 42 44 Michael Kors (US): 6 8 10 12 14
- Lanvin red silk satin gown. Ruffled trims and skirt, asymmetric hem. Zip and press stud fastenings at side. 100% silk. Styled with: Lara Bohinc bracelet, Alexandre Birman shoes, Valentino clutch.
- Large to size. Marchesa crimson gown. Silk. Asymmetric ruffled neckline, bead and crystal appliqué, reinforced train, fully lined. Zip fastening at side. 100% silk. Dry clean. US sizing. Fits large to size. Take one size smaller than normal. Fitted style. Long length. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing a US 2.
- Jason Wu's Open Back Cascade Dress showcases a punchy ruby red colour palette, an artfully crafted front folded ruffle and contrasting bold black Velvet shoulder detail. Keep the look classy and chic with statement heels and a ruby red glossed lip.
- Red cardigan from Valentino featuring a round neck, a concealed front button closure with a tonal ruffled trim, a fabric rose detail to the top, a fitted shape and long sleeves.
- French sizing. Model wears a UK size 8. Red short-sleeved dress. Crepe top. Round neck. Ruffled trims. Silk skirt with exposed seams. Concealed centre-back zip fastening. 91% polyester, 9% silk. Dry clean. Made in France.
- This pink-tones, red, purple, dark-green and cream carnation-print wool-silk jacket is collarless, has a round-neck, has a large-ruffle peplum front from the waist and a longer curved back hem with a large-ruffle edge. The fitted jacket has a hidden-button centre-front fastening, long sleeves and a matching waist-tie. 71% wool, 29% silk. Combo: 100% silk. Combo 2: 100% polyamide. Lining: 50% cotton, 50% viscose. Dry clean. Country of origin: Italy. Size and fit: Model is 5ft 9in/ 1.80m, is a UK 08 and wears a size 40IT. Fits true to size, fitted by design. Shoulder to front hem 22in/56cm. Shoulder to back hem 44in/112cm. Bust 36in/91.5cm. Waist 28in/71cm Sleeve length.
- Iconic trench styling gets a chic urban remake in Burberry London's ultra soft lambskin jacket, tailored to perfection with an impeccable short cut. Classic collar with hook closure, long sleeves with belted cuffs, epaulettes, gun flaps, double-breasted button-down front, belted waist, rain shield, ruffled hemline. Form-fitting. Pair with edgy separates and contemporary leather boots. 100%Lambskin.
- Oxblood semi-sheer silk-chiffon. Sheer lace yoke, gathered flower-effect ruffles at neck and bust, V-back, asymmetric draped and gathered panels, grosgrain trim, asymmetric folded and tiered torn-effect tulle at bottom. Concealed zip fastening at side. Fabric1: 100% silk; fabric2: 50% silk, 50% polyamide; fabric3: 70% polyamide, 30% viscose. Dry clean.
- Purple dress from Roland Mouret featuring a low v-neck, long fitted sleeves, a front zip fastening with ruffle waterfall design, an open cape back with soft pleats and a gathered waist at the back with ruched detail.
- A head-turning hue and ruffle embellishment make this bright pink Emilio Pucci wool stretch dress a stylish standout. Slim cut, sleeveless sheath style with a round neck. Pencil skirt hits above the knee. On trend, peplum embellishment at banded waist. Full zip at back. Polished and sexy, seamlessly transitions from work to cocktails, parties and dinner. Pair with a cropped leather jacket or blazer and style with platform pumps and a clutch. Material: 98%Wool 2%Elastane.
- Exude ladylike sophistication in Valentino's striking ruffle-trimmed fuchsia knitted dress. Highlight the black grosgrain belt with tonal accessories for the chicest finish. Fuchsia mid-weight knitted viscose and polyester-blend. Ribbed panel, ruffled trim, black grosgrain tie. Slips on. 94% viscose, 6% polyester. Dry clean. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Close fitting design. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing an XSmall.
- Sleeveless boat-neck dress with chiffon neck panel and tiered ruffled hemline. Natural waist, concealed zip back closure. Fully lined. Fits true to Italian sizing. Magenta. 82% Linen, 18% Viscose. Dry clean. Imported.
- Moschino fuchsia mini dress. Silk-mikado. Ruffled, oversized bows, non-functional gold button fastenings along front, stiffened tulle underskirt, fully lined. Zip fastening along side. 100% silk. Dry clean. Italian sizing. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Fitted style. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing an IT 40.
- Silk Gucci georgette ruffled dress with long pleats on the sleeves, button closure at the neckline and the front lined. Georgette Ruffle. Long pleats. Button closure. Italian sizing. 100% Silk. Dry clean only.
- Amanda Wakeley plum gown. Silk-cady. Ruffled waist with draped trims, chiffon inserts with champagne lining at waist, train. Hook and zip fastening along back. 100% silk; lining: 95% silk, 5% elastane. Specialist clean. UK sizing. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Fitted at the bust and waist, loose at the hip. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing a UK 8.
- Catherine Regehr’s off-shoulder ruffle hem drape gown accentuates all your curves by hugging your figure from top to bottom. Embracing your shoulders to showcase your lovely neckline then steming out at the knee to provide additional drama; this dress is sure to not let you go unnoticed. Let its radiant color stand out by pulling your hair back and adding a clutch. Fit: See Size Chart. 100% Silk. Dry Clean Only. Made in Canada. Available in Purple. Size Chart: P=Petite S=Small M=Medium L=Large XL=Extra Large. Bust 33” 35” 37” 39” 41” Waist 25” 27” 29” 31” 33” Hip 36” 38” 40” 42” 44” Center 16” 16 ½” 17” 17 ½” 18”
- Dolce & Gabbana silk blouse with floral tapestry print. With ruffled collar, cuffs and front placket.
- Green silk and wool skirt from Burberry Prorsum featuring a zip back fastening, oversized ruffle details to the front with contrast grey panel detail, a fishtail fit and an uneven hemline.
- Ruffle skirt in nero from Rochas. This cotton silk short ruffle skirt features a defined satin waist, tiered chiffon ruffles throughout, a gold concealed side zipper, and straight silhouette.
- Navy taffeta. Structured cascading ruffle along side at front and back, off-center ruching. Off-center zip fastening at front. 100% polyester. Dry clean. Fits true to size, take your normal size. Cut for a slim fit.
- Adorned with beautifully detailed floral appliques, Stella McCartney's black cotton-blend dress is a striking choice for a special evening. Black cotton-blend. Floral applique, oversized ruffle at one side, pleated, string belt loops, detachable belt, fully lined. Zip and hook fastening at side. 85% cotton, 15% silk; lining: 100% silk. Dry clean. Italian sizing. Fits true to size. Take your normal size. Fitted design; wear belted at the waist. Mannequin height is 180cm/ 5'11" and is wearing an IT 40.
- Black silk blend sleeveless dress from Marni featuring an asymmetric neckline, elaborate pleated ruffled trim at the edges and waist, a tall rear zip fastening and a short a-line skirt with a curved hemline.
- Lanvin black and white dress. Scuba-jersey. Asymmetric front collar, exaggerated ruffle at back. Slips on. Fabric1: 91% polyamide, 9% elastane; fabric2: 85% polyamide, 15% elastane. Specialist clean. Fits large to size. Take one size smaller than normal. Cut for a close fit.
- Black dress from Lanvin featuring a white ruffle scooped collar, no sleeves, an open top back with white ruffle trim, a fitted waist and a tailored fit.
- French sizing. Model wears a size 36. Tiered design. Tonal ruffles. Stretch finish. Concealed zip fastening to reverse. Fully lined. 91% polyamide, 9% elastane. Dry clean. Made in France.
- Fall favorite ankle boots get a frilly, feminine twist in Nicholas Kirkwood's ruffled suede version. Dramatic and glamorous, these modern platforms pair beautifully with opaque tights and micro minis for a fashion-forward kick-off to the new season. Exposed matching inside zipper. Rounded toe. Leather insole, natural leather sole. Upper: Kid leather. You walk on 100mm-4" 130mm-5" heel. 30mm-1" platform.
- Alaïa black ankle boots. Heel measures approximately 140mm/ 5.5 Inches with a 25mm/ 1 inch platform. Suede (goat) floral-trimmed ruffles, almond peep toe. Zip fastening at back. Come in a signature buckle-fastening brown box. Italian sizing. Fits true to size. Take your normal size.
- Black leather tote from Burberry London featuring a top open closure with a press stud fastening, two short rounded handles to the top that lead to a buckle and strap detail to the front, a ruching ruffled effect throughout, a gold-tone design plaque to the front and an internal zip fastening pocket. Measurements : depth: 11 centimetres, width: 27.5 centimetres, height: 26 centimetres, handle: 14.5 centimetres, strap: 55.5 centimetres Composition : leather: 100%
- Runways were awash with leopard-print this season and this ruffle-neck dress from Giambattista Valli embodies the label's ultimate luxury without compromising on wearability; the ideal riposte for the city-dwelling sophisticate.
- Figurbetont geschnittenes Kleid mit rundem, halsfernem Ausschnitt und 3/4-Ärmeln. Bezaubernder Eyecatcher ist der aufwendige, weiß-grüne Blumenprint in Aquarell-Optik. Elegante All-Over-Raffungen modellieren eine feminine Silhouette. Das softe, luxuriöse Material sorgt für eine perfekte Passform. Ein Unterkleid aus zarter Seide schafft den perfekten Tragekomfort. Verschlossen wird das Kleid im Rücken mit einem verdeckten Reißverschluss. 100% Viskose.
- Figurbetont geschnittenes Kleid mit breiten Trägern und rundem Ausschnitt, der das Dekolleté verführerisch in Szene setzt. Bezaubernder Eyecatcher ist der aufwendige Print aus üppigen Rosen und grünen Blättern. Elegante All-Over-Raffungen modellieren eine feminine Silhouette. Das softe, luxuriöse Material sorgt für eine perfekte Passform. Ein Unterkleid aus zarter Seide schafft den perfekten Tragekomfort. Verschlossen wird das Kleid im Rücken mit einem verdeckten Reißverschluss. 100% Viskose.
- Black sheer cotton and silk blend blouse from Dolce & Gabbana featuring a floral print, long sleeves, ruffle detailing, front button fastenings and a round neckline.
- Oscar de la Renta Suits, Outfits and Ensembles. From our unique collection of Suits, Outfits and Ensembles, this piece is offered for sale online by The Paper Bag Princess. Global shipping is available. Circa 2003
Size 8 US
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- Work a note of streamlined sculptural elegance into your evening ensembles with this sleek top from Parisian-chic provocateur Lanvin. Shimmery iced champagne and structured raw-finished ruffled trim illuminate ladylike elegance with a Futurist twist. Exposed back zipper. 70% Polyester, 30% Silk. Dry clean.
- Ladylike remixed: With its raw-edged rose satin ruffled trim and reverse seam finished hemline, deconstructed tailoring takes center stage at Lanvin with this perfectly posh sand A-line dress. Rounded neckline. Hidden back zipper, hook-and-eye closure. 72% Viscose, 16% Polyamide, 12% Elastane. Material II: 54% Wool, 46% Silk. Dry clean.
- Silk tiered ruffle pouchette with gold-tone push-lock closure, and chain link shoulder strap with jewel bead and leather detail. Exterior zipper pocket under flap. Leather lined interior with small organizational pocket. 6.5" x 9.5" x 3" 6" shoulder strap. Available in Goyave (Light Pink)
- Inspired by ultra-feminine 1970s flair, this top features ruffles cascading from the shoulders down each side and across the hem. It is ideal for layering so place it with a floral skirt and sharpen the look with tailored jacket. This top comes in classic Black, neutral Biscuit Brown and Neapolitan ice-cream-inspired Multicolour. Sleeveless style. Round neck. Frill detailing. Round neck with flat hook and eye closure.
- Nude stretch silk maxi dress from Brunello Cucinelli featuring a boat neck, no sleeves, a long hem with a layered front ruffle pleat detail, a v-neck at the back and a central zip fastening at the rear.
- Radiate ethereal elegance with Miu Miu's powder peach silk-crepe dress. A finely braided belt with a crystal bead-embellished clasp and double ruffled cap sleeves are just some of our favorite frothy notes that give sophisticated all-day ensembles a kick of poetically posh sophistication. V-neckline. Ruffled trim throughout. Full slip lining. 100% Silk. Slip lining: 100% Polyester. Dry clean.