The new length of these pieces display the carefree, light, and airy feeling which we all would love to experience with the oncoming of Spring. This trend definitely plays on the more romantic looking collections we saw this year from such design houses such as Elie Saab and Valentino (my two personal favorites). This amazing trend is also playing along with the softer palettes of pinks and greens, and of course, the neutrals.
Here are some examples straight from the runway:
Valentino Couture Spring/Summer 2011
Elie Saab Couture Spring/Summer 2011
Here are some looks for less that show a more “ready-to-wear” point of view: