After the winter white in New York and the parade of color in London, who could have guessed we'd see so much gothic darkness in Milan? That, Helen Mirren, Naomi Campbell, and more are some of this season's most unforgettable Milan Fashion Week moments.
From belt bags and quilted leather chain purses to heart pendants and chunky belts, few accessories can top the fun factor found in the Fall 2012 Moschino lineup.
For better or worse there's little doubt that these will be snapped up by the likes of Anna Dello Russo.
Raf Simons' Final Bow
With a mix of sadness and anticipation for what's to come, Raf Simons take his final bow at Jil Sander.
Helen Mirren at Dolce & Gabbana
Who knew one of the most memorable front row guests would be Helen Mirren?
Image: Telegraph UK
Versace Goes Goth
Complete with Byzantine cross prints.
Naomi Campbell at Cavalli
The 41-year-old stunner closes out the designer's show in a beaded, backless plum gown.
Christopher Kane at Versus
Once again we're reminded of what an astute move it was to bring back Versus under the creative direction of Christopher Kane.
Ferre is Back
Stefano Citron and Federico Piaggi make Gianfranco Ferre a brand to be reckoned with by showing one of the season's best collections.
Even on shoes.
Headbands are In
Orlando Pita said it in New York and now it's official: whether fabric or hair pieces, headbands are back.