As 2012 draws to a close, we're surveying our friends in the fashion industry about the year's biggest news stories and most exciting developments. So far, we've looked at the best and worst trends, and best retail newcomers; now, let's sum up 2012 fashion in one word (and in some cases, a few more). Readers, let us know what you think in the comments.
Faith Hope Consolo, Chairman of the Retail Group for Douglas Elliman Real Estate: Color.
Morgan Yakus, store owner of No.6: Eclectic.
Mizhattan, fashion blogger: Designer musical chairs.
Lindsey Green, fashion publicist: Wedge sneakers.
Eddy Chai and Paul Biradi, store owners of Odin: On the cusp of something really exciting.
Kirsten Fleming, fashion writer at the New York Post: Fast.
The Shophound, fashion blogger: Turbulent. All those designers switching places!
Shana Tabor, store owner of In God We Trust: Really? No, that's my answer.
Karin Bereson, store owner of No.6: Bohemian.
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