Slip on a second skin of fur or leather this season

McClatchy Tribune New Service
Modified: December 21, 2012 at 3:38 pm •  Published: December 21, 2012

A year after flirting with refurbished furs and leather insets, fashion designers have greatly improved their efforts and have unveiled colorful, versatile and daring offerings — just in time for the change of season.

Whether it be “vegan leather” cascading skirts or colorful fur vests, this season will be about making an impact with statement pieces.