From ruffles to fringe to jumpsuits and mini skirts, the fashion shown on the runways of New York, London, Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks were far too many to associate as trends without some serious thought. Now that we’ve had time to reconcile what impressed us across the various fashion metropolises, it’s time to uncover our favorite trends for the upcoming spring and summer seasons.

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Seldom do Italy and the United States synchronize quite so perfectly as they did at the close of October, when Swiss watchmaker Parmigiani Fleurier introduced its latest horological offering, the Tonda 1950 Tourbillon, on both sides of the Atlantic, just days apart.

The humidity has dropped, Joe’s Stone Crabs is open and traffic is bumper-to-bumper at all times of the day. It can only mean one thing… it’s  “season” here in Miami. With that, social calendars are quickly filling up with cocktail parties, store openings and galas galore.  Make heads turn when you saunter into any soirée by adding a pair of statement earrings to your ensemble.

Jay Z isn’t the only person singing Tom Ford’s praises. The opening of TOM FORD’s Miami flagship has the entire city rejoicing the arrival of the label’s Design District location—Jay Z’s “Tom Ford” earworm notwithstanding. This particular store is unlike any other, blurring the lines between art, fashion and design, which is a style emblematic of the neighborhood. “Architecturally, [the Miami Design District] has become one of the most exciting and vibrant places in the world and I am thrilled to open my sixth US store there,” said Tom Ford.

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Tartan is on trend this fall.  Designers ranging from Max Mara to Prada are showing the striped pattern that generally consists of horizontal and vertical banded lines in contrasting colors. To avoid looking like a member of a Scottish pipe band, we suggest wearing just one piece at a time. Here are ways to incorporate plaid this season.