Fashion week is always exciting because it’s fun to see what’s in store for the upcoming season. I am so excited for Spring 13, even though Fall hasn’t really even hit L.A.

One of the trends I consistently saw was Paneling. Spring 12 was about mixing Prints on Prints, but Spring 13 is about mixing multiple prints, colors, fabrics, or even all three on one garment piece. It appears to be like a color block of fabrics and prints. It’s a fresh look and transition from this Springs print trend. I also love this inspiration for footwear. You can see below that Philip Lim was heading that direction in his shoe collection. Here are a few of my favorite looks: