Fashion Forward: 5 Trends We Can't Wait to Wear

Here are five cool trends to look forward to in 2012!

Just Fab: 5 Trends We Can't Wait to Wear

Sweet Sorbets

The feminine fad gets a muted makeover this spring. Designers are using palettes of soft pastels in their latest collections, and stars, such as Amanda Seyfried, are following suit. Emulate her sorbet-inspired style with a pale peep-toe pump.Shoes: Available at [;245857359;71000445;i]

Playing Peek-a-Boo

Cheeky cutouts continue to be crucial this season -- and what better way to show some skin than via unexpected perforations? Enhance Fergie's Herve Leger dress with a lattice-patterned pump.Shoes: Available at [;245857359;71000445;i]

Sartorial Safari

Leopard spots demonstrate their longevity again, as African culture will play a prominent role in spring fashion. Take a hint from Ashlee Simpson's printed safari-style dress and slip on a dotted platform pump.Shoes: Available at [;245857359;71000445;i]

Shape Up

Designers trade patterns for protractors, as geometric shapes add dimension to their collections this spring. Check out Jessica Lowndes' color-block dress and pump up your ensemble's volume with a patchwork platform pump.Shoes: Available at [;245857359;71000445;i]

Coming Up Roses

The floral fad gets a textural upgrade this spring. Rosette appliqués are blooming on everything from floor-sweeping gowns to petite handhelds. Put the final flourish on your look with a petal-embellished wristlet.Shoes: Available at [;245857359;71000445;i]