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There’s a reason that certain trends or designs stay current forever— because many of these trends consist of classic shapes that can easily blend into our lifestyles, yet the variations come into play through fabrics, colors and styling. Read on to see 8 new patterns with a timeless elegance…

These patterns call for the following fabrics: Velvet or corduroy, leather and wool, khaki colored cotton and vibrant purple. The designs are great transitional pieces— from day to night you can go from the office to dinner and still look cool. And away we go!

Blouse with bow, Velvet waistcoat, Bootcut trousers

Camel cape, Knee-length skirt

Velvet jacket, Long wrap dress, Leather trench coat


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    Nov 16, 2011, 10.23 AMby dresspatterns

    I like the dress, and especially color.

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    Nov 6, 2011, 04.55 PMby elisabetsy

    Adding the wrap dress to my ever-growing ‘want-to-make’ list! Love it! …and the cape!

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    Nov 1, 2011, 05.41 PMby wzrdreams

    That knee length coat would be great in velvet. Very special, very chic.

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    Nov 1, 2011, 03.49 PMby lillybeeandpaul

    love the wrap dress, the res not so much. but i love even more the location of the shoot. big hug to munich.

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    Nov 1, 2011, 03.44 PMby nouvellegamine

    i love this kind of 70s style. everything is gorgeous. and camel is my go-to basic color :)

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    Nov 1, 2011, 09.14 AMby alessandra69

    li pantalone e le giacche sono veramente brutti.

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    Nov 1, 2011, 03.41 AMby freakusbzzz

    the maroon dress is the same pattern as the metalic dress last week. except without the ruffle.

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    Nov 1, 2011, 01.57 AMby fifilina

    love the hooded cape

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    Oct 31, 2011, 10.43 PMby suribabe

    Love them.. I must get the new Burda..

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