09/20/2010 03:44 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

New York Fashion Week's Ten Surprising Trends (PHOTOS, POLL)

Many a trend was born at New York Fashion Week, some a welcome surprise (tea-length skirts!) and some just a plain shock (midriffs? really?). We've mined the shows for the most important new trends and compiled a list here. Take a look and tell us which ones you're thrilled about and which ones you'll be ignoring come springtime.

Spring/Summer 2011 Trends