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VOTE: Sexiest styles at New York FW!

Last updated on: September 20, 2011 17:54 IST

VOTE: Sexiest styles at New York FW!

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They're slated to be the biggest trends for the coming season, but how do these sizzling numbers rate with you?

It's one of the biggest fashion events across the world, with the most reputed brands and designers participating each year.

We bring you the hottest designs showcased at the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week, which concluded on September 15.

Vote and tell us what you think of each!

We start off with a creation by our very own Falguni & Shane Peacock, who offered up their edgy designs on the NY catwalk for the first time and received a great response. Seen here is a daring low-cut bodysuit complete with garter stockings and sheer effect. Love it or hate it, you can't ignore it!



Image: A Falguni and Shane Peacock creation
Photographs: Dario Cantatore/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Sequinned stunner

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Next we have this sequin-encrusted bikini and miniskirt, teamed with a studded denim jacket from Betsey Johnson.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Skeletal musings

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Johnson continues in the skimpy vein with this skeletal print bodysuit, worn over a black bikini.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: razer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Short and hot

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Jenny Packham kept things short and haute with this tiny see-through lace number.


Image: A Jenny Packham creation
Photographs: Peter Michael Dills/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Tantalising trench

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Out and out seduction is on the cards with this sensual see-through trenchcoat, worn over black intimates.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Flirty floral

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Flirty ruffles highlight this floral with plunging neck and thigh-high slit.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Belt it up

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A heavyduty metallic belt is all that keeps this ensemble by Anya Ayoung Chee together, as shimmery gold hotpants peek out from underneath.


Image: An Anya Ayoung Chee creation
Photographs: Fernanda Calfat/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Less is more

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Johnson sticks to her less is more theme with another teensy little bodysuit, worn over bright pink innerwear.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Gladiator queen

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Designer Max Azria offered up this cut-away Roman outfit complete with gladiator sandals for high-end brand Herve Leger.



Image: A Herve Leger creation by Max Azria
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Racy lady

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A sequinned tank and shorts shine on the catwalk, while the racer jacket adds a funky touch.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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She's electric

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Norman Ambrose ups the ante with this beautiful gold bodysuit and matching robe, fastened with a sash. What a beauty!


Image: A Norman Ambrose creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Dolling up dungarees

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Dungarees go glam here, courtesy this plunging white playsuit, matched up with an oversized cardigan.


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Lace lass

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A crop top reveals a lot of skin courtesy the lace-up detail -- and we're not really sure whether the bottom half is really a skirt!


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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White impact

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Arise Magazine's Made In Africa showing saw a lot of stark designs that made an impact, like this long-sleeved zippered bodysuit.


Image: An Arise Made In Africa creation
Photographs: Mark Von Holden/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Dainty dots

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Taking the dainty route we have this creation from Lela Rose -- the delicate mauve hue, see-through detailing and polka dots come together in a picture that is nothing if not feminine.


Image: A Lela Rose creation
Photographs: Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Tuned into ivory

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Here we have the latest from a collection by Michael Kors -- an ivory suit, embellished with a leather belt and voluminous coat. The footwear proves that gladiators are still quite a hot favourite!


Image: A Michael Kors creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Bling thing

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Son Jung Wan showed how to rock bling numbers like this metallic gold playsuit.


Image: A Son Jung Wan creation
Photographs: Fernanda Calfat/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Casual cool

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Jen Kaopulled off casuals with style, particularly this bodysuit with khaki trench and sneakers.


Image: A Jen Kao creation
Photographs: Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Flouncy green

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This flouncing green satin dress from Johnson looks like a wardrobe malfunction waiting to happen!


Image: A Betsey Johnson creation
Photographs: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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In the pink

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And finally, we have this pretty beach dress and matching accessories from Donna Karan New York -- better known as DKNY!


Image: A DKNY creation
Photographs: Michael Dills/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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