Fall Trend Report: Everyday Lamé

Perrie Samotin

Once upon a time, the thought of gold lamé called to mind glitzy grandmas or Las Vegas party girls (or an amalgamation of both). However, thanks to an especially strong showing on Fall 2012 runways, the shiny gold fabric is poised to be a seasonal standout. Designers such as Nanette Lepore, J. Mendel and Prabal Gurung incorporated lamé into everything from sleeve accents and collars to slim-cut trousers, resulting in a modern, anything-goes vibe. Here, a few easy ways to incorporate the flashy fabric into your everyday wardrobe.