A standout trend from the recent S/S 16 runways was the cold shoulder. Designers in all four cities paid extra attention to necklines by creating cutouts, extra straps, and dropped shoulders, and the results were destined for the red carpet. Though it’s only November, we’re already seeing the trend begin to emerge. Scroll down to see ladies like Diane Kruger and Kate Bosworth pioneer the look, and if you like it, shop our picks at the end.
Kate Bosworth in Giambattista Valli
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Emily Blunt in Christopher Kane
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Alexa Chung in Preen
Jennifer Lawrence in Christian Dior Couture
Gwyneth Paltrow in Cushnie et Ochs
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Nicole Kidman in Proenza Schouler
Diane Kruger in Preen
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Jenna Dewan Tatum in Parker
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