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Alexander McQueen's label might still be going on without him, but after taking a look at his latest—and last—pre-fall collection, we can safely say that his kind of genius is one that's going to be impossible to replicate. Graphic suits, techno-printed gowns, and Victorian-gone-space-age skirts and dresses are wholly McQueen yet still feel fresh and new. Click through the 30+ looks to soak in all the gorgeousness before his brand presents his last fall '10 Ready To Wear line in Paris.
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    Above: Red cut-out lace-up shoes spotted at Milk Studios, photo by Nick Wolf. Get the look with Topshop Geranium Cut Out High Shoe, $125, available at Tophop.

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    What do you get when you combine a Snuggie with a Snood? Lo and behold, The Napper! Created by designer Simone Wittmann, this hooded shawl is the one of the more ridiculous traveling companions we've ever seen. Fully foldable and compact, this cushioned cocoon is equipped with a Bluetooth headphones, a noise absorbing plastic foil, and padding that acts as a pillow. And—bonus! You can set up your Bluetooth to wake you up when your luggage moves (thief alert!) or when you're nearing your destination. Sadly, this is only a design concept and not for sale, and we're hoping that they're taking that extra time to make it a little more attractive than its current Brookstone-industrial vibe.

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    Above: Gravity defying Nina Ricci boots in the snow, photo by Mr. Newton. BCBG Pony Hair Mendel Wedge Bootie $595, photo via Nitrolicious.

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    Ladies and gents, hold onto your Tribs (or Tribute-knockoffs. It's ok, we're not picky) because we've been perving all over Fashion-Week-goers' footwear of choice. From peach patent leather platforms to Proenza Schouler lace-ups with a shiny golden toe, these are the shoes that gave their wearers a serious leg-up on the Fashion Week outfit circuit. And, in case you were snoozing this weekend, check back here for our first roundup of shoes, boots, and chic clodhoppers that made the R29 cut.

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    Girls and guys, get ready to rumble. RumbaTime is a new watch company selling streamlined, silicon watches in a rainbow of colorful hues from a pale lavender to a candy-apple red. Started by three college buddies Drew Deters, Jay Hartington, and Joe Anto, the watch fits the lifestyle of those who prefer the active outdoors as well as seasoned Manhattanites. For vendors wishing to carry them, they will also donate a number of watches to that retailer's charity of choice. As Jay says, "With our watch, checking the time becomes a reminder to lighten up, have some fun, and focus on what's truly important." And did we mention they're only $20 each? We'll take two, please!

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    When we buy shoes, we'll actually wear them, which means that the lifespan of our spindly stilettos doesn't justify their pricetag. Wedges and heavy-duty boots are our footwear of choice, and Swedish label Minimarket stocks some of the best options out there. Their spring '10 collection doesn't disappoint! There's a terribly chic cap-toed boot with a wooden platform (it comes in a more understated blacked-out version, too), a cobalt version of their classic back-zip wedge...and don't get us started on those tan lace-ups. We dare you to find us a sleeker, more practical shoe. And if shoes aren't your thing, they've got a covetable collection of sunglasses and purses‐including patent and suede wristlets and studded caps that are nearly too sweet for words.

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    Catching a flash of a leopard boot and football-shaped baguette last season was enough to have us sitting on the edges of our proverbial seats in anticipation for high-res images of Alexander Wang's spring 2010 collection. After all, the mop-topped charmer's accessories are on a winning streak, with every one of his studded, embossed, and cracked leather goodies selling out faster than you can say "How much for these?". But that was last season during the heyday of the tough-as-nails trend, and as the spikes-'n'-chains thing fizzes out, we were worried that Alex might not be able to play catch-up quickly enough. But, from these product shots, we really had nothing to be concerned about, with playful heels with an athletic kick, a graphic update on the Coco bag, and that leather clutch that you might want to think twice about hiking down the end zone. (Nylon)

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