The spring '12 shows were, in a word, comfortable. The trends might not have been groundbreaking, and the looks might not have been revolutionary, but—oh, boy—did we want it all. The runways read like a synopsis of Refinery29's greatest hits: preppy staples, tomboyish sensibilities, vintage inspirations, and loads of colors and prints… If you didn't have the opportunity to sit front row at all the shows, it's no sweat. We've hashed out the top 10 trends from spring '12 NYFW that we're going to start experimenting with, stat!
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