Best of the Week: March 9-13

refinery29-week-031309Spring Checklist: 11 Things You Must Buy Now!: What's that? Might it be spring at knocking at our door. Before the season actually begins, you might want to familiarize yourself with what you should be wearing.
Get High: A User's Guide to Walking Tall in the Season's Thigh-High Boots: From the boardwalk to the catwalk, thigh-highs have gone designer. But a word to the wise, not all of these boots were made for walking.
Rad or Bad? Crop Tops Creep Back onto the Style Scene: Whole-y Moley, the half shirt returns and fall promises to be a lot colder. So is bearing your belly an innie or an outie?
Our Top Spring Buys From Our 7 Favorite E-Boutiques: We knew you were just dying to spend your weekend in the glow of your iMac. Who needs arrogant bouncers and $30 star-fruit-inis when e-commerce bliss is just a click away.
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Hello Kitty! Leopard Accessories to Indulge Your Feline Fixation: It's basically a Siegfried and Roy show without the frosted hair, flashy Vegaswear and element of danger. Though in our opinion, the accessories we spotted are pretty fierce.
Animals Inspire the Cuddliest Runway Headgear of All: It's a jungle out there. Thankfully models dressed in animal costumes makes us feel all warm and fuzzy.
From Hideous to Hot: We Rate Fall's Craziest Shoes: This season had its lows, its highs and its very, very highs. Leave it to us to dream up the first ever shoe-proval
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First Look! Tim Hamilton's Womenswear Debut Is a Smash Success: We're digging Tim's first foray into women's wear. And the avant garde collection, complete with take-charge shoulders, is far from what you'd expect from a J.Crew alumnus.
Catwoman, Darth Vader, and the Nite Owl Storm the Runway: Look! On the runway. It's a bird. It's a plane. It's Jean Paul Gautier. But, could the evil economy spell doom for fashion's fantastical looks?
The Most Outrageous Fashion Moments in Music Videos Ever: How could you not be inspired by Prince in head to toe gold lame. And he's only number three on our list.