Would the 1920s have been as swinging without it? Perhaps not. Would cowboys have as much swagger? We have no idea. Would the Spring 2013 runways have had the same panache without its dearth of 21st century fringe? Mais non! One of my personal favorite trends this season is the moveable trimming that donned no less than a dozen shows from Paris to Milan. There is something about it (I can personally attest) that puts an extra hop in the wearer's step. Take a look at these stunning high end iterations and use it as inspiration to grab your own fringe. Whether you pick it up at Bottega Veneta or the nearest Michael's craft store, one thing is for sure, you'll be maxing out on lust-worthy style.
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A contributing writer to theFashionSpot, Marisa has penned articles and features in over a dozen online and print publications. She's worked as fashion critic and creative director for papierdoll.com, been the managing editor for Caribbean-based Ocean Style Magazine, and worked with Set Magazine, a luxury lifestyle magazine based in Zurich, as a contributing editor. She splits her time between New York, Los Angeles and her hometown as a freelance fashion and cultural copywriter, editor and journalist. You can find out more at her site marisaswanson.com and follow her on Twitter @mraswan.