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Got five hours to spend doing some Fashion Week research? Most don't, and if your job doesn't consist of looking through all the runway images each season like ours does, knowing what's up can feel like a full-time job. That said, you're in the right place: The spring '12 shows delivered an eyeful of wearable trends, looks to leave you slack-jawed, and styling tips you'll be smart to save. Here are the top 20 looks that made all our blisters worth it. Consider this your Cliffsnotes to spring '12!
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Look. We're not big fans of milestones around here. There's no one thing you have to have done by 25, and no universal sign that you are an Officially Certified Grown-Up Person. We all bloom at different times and in different ways. But.
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