More is More: How to Wear Fall’s Over-the-Top Embellishments

Beads, embroidery, lace, oh my! If you're a girl who likes to add a little drama and panache to her looks, Fall 2012 is the season for you. If you like to keep things simple, now is your time to step outside of your comfort zone and put together a "wow" look that knocks your sartorial cred out of the park. They call it the embellishment trend and it covers a wide variety of design details. But we're talking high fashion here, so those little extras can be stunning pearl beads, exquisite embroidered designs, and so much more. 

Here's a little secret: this is the only major fall trend that you can easily apply your DIY skills for a completely individual look. Of course, you'll need some inspiration before you head to the boutiques or the craft store (wherever your style or pocketbook may lead) and that's what we're here for. Take a look at these aspirational, drool-worthy embellished looks from the 2012 catwalk, pick out your favorite and don't delay getting it into your closet!