Breaking Trends Spring 2013: Laser-Cut Leather

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From left: Giles’ abstract floral cut-outs, Ralph Lauren’s swirled leather bag, andProenza Schouler’s punched out white jacket

Fashion Week Spring 2013—Not only is this look a cut above, but all these laser-cut and perforated styles solve a bunch of problems. One, cut-out handbags are much lighter than solid leathers, so shoulders will be happy. Two, with global warming, cut-out apparel provides just the right amount of breeze for warmer spring days. And three, contrast linings on apparel and handbags will offer just enough peek-a-boo style to update this look.