The new length: Mid-knee or just below.
Neons: Hottest when mixed two and three together.
Down puffs: Straight from the ski slopes.
Mohair: It was everywhere, in plaids, lacy weaves and with beads.
Fake fur: The bushier the better, sometimes feather-trimmed.
Butch vs. Babe: It was all over Europe, and it’s hot here too.
Preppy: Schoolgirls, Fair Isles, argyles, tartans and kilts.
Lingerie: It’s still around, under big coats and sweaters.
Knits: In all shapes and sizes, from burly cardigans to delicate twinsets.
Rubber: Usually in neon shades, as well as black, silver or pale yellow.
The little suit: It’s back with a vengeance, usually with A-line skirts.
Dresses: Yes, they’re really back — A-line, Empire or princess shapes.
Coats: The best in years, from peajackets and long redingotes to great shearlings.
Mad mixing: The zanier the better.
Vinyl: The shine is back, sometimes mixed with fuzzy or furry.
The new black: Brown and gray were everywhere.