Fall 2014 Runway Trends Another collections season is here. Bring on the trends. Fall 2014 Runway Trends Another collections season is here. Bring on the trends. Click Here for the Latest Fall 2014 Collections >> The Top Trends Seven key directions of the season, from oversize tailoring and plaids to shine. Bridget Foley's Diary Reining in an out-of-control fashion system might help renew what is so special about the runway. Model Runway <br>Rivalry Manuela Frey and Nastya Sten share top-model honors and talk backstage essentials, celeb sightings and friendly competition. Just One Shot <br>From the Collections Each season, WWD photographers snap thousands of images. Here, each picks a favorite from fall. Fall 2014: Inspiration <br>To Execution Here, three of fall’s more interesting designer journeys. Dream Sequence Exquisite strangeness permeated some of fall’s most alluring collections, running variously raw, weird and romantic. Fall 2014's <br>Refined Palette Here, top makeup, hair and nail stylists open their fashion week kits, revealing their preferred implements and how their gear reflects their identities. Color Field Dusty blue. Sunshine yellow. A riot of reds. They’re all shades of chic for fall. From the Top The recent runways were full of fanciful chapeaus. Funny Business Humorous, kitschy and highly editorial, cartoon characters brought some life — and laughs — to the fall shows. Visual Effects Bold, make-you-look patterns turned the runways into a visual feast. Cape Abilities Worked in an array of cuts and interesting fabrics and patterns, the cape is a dramatic way to warm up fall. Sweater Girls Cozy up, down and all around. Sweater dressing warmed up the fall runways with top-and-pants combos that ranged from layered and roomy to snug and sexy. All Fur One, <br>One Fur All From Alexander McQueen’s feral beauty to Tom Ford’s color-blocked stunner, the fall shows were full of fantastically different fur coats. Highland Chic Designers are going mad for plaid — not to mention tartans, checks and other riffs on the preppy pattern. Everything's Coming<br>Up Cozy Talk about a warming trend. From big coats to sporty vests, shearling outerwear is heating up the fall runways. Red Hot What's chic and neat and red all over? Head-to-toe looks in fiery monochromatics — one of fall's biggest trends. Great Lengths It's a dress, it's a sweater, it's both! Long and lean knits are here. Like Velvet Designers are falling for the plush fabric, this time working it on some of the most delectable dresses in town. Shag Me Furry textured piles are all the buzz — and fuzz — for fall. Get Down Gone are the days of the boring puffer. The fall collections have been swarming with cool iterations on the cozy standby. In Robe Mode Trends are already emerging for fall and robe coats are proving to be a big one.