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Just in time for Halloween, Topshop's latest wares seem to suggest that the London-based retailer is just as psyched for the 31st as we are. Maybe it's all part of the wave that's swept up books and box offices for the last few years (hello, Twilight), but we have to admit: When we saw the all-black ensembles and cobweb-lace work, we definitely felt anything but gloomy.
With feathered shrugs à la Hitchcock's carnivorous crows, high-necked chiffon frocks worthy of a Tim Burton heroine, and an ombré red-and-black moto jacket straight out of "Thriller," these pieces might help you concoct your Halloween costume, but — rest assured — you'll be able to wear these aeons after the date's passed!
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