Lace! Snakeskin! Leather! The Best of Milan's Runways.

Leave it to the Italians to conjure up maximalist, decadent themes at Milan Fashion Week. From the gilded crowns that topped off mosaic-inspired skirts at Dolce & Gabbana to Just Cavalli's explosion of over-the-top snakeskin prints, the F/W 13 shows were brimming with extravagance. Even the fashion brands who aimed for a more understated aesthetic, like Salvatore Ferragamo, gave their looks a touch of luxe appeal, like pairing a subdued black turtleneck with a playful, fringed mini skirt. Click through our slideshow for the top 17 runway looks from Milan now.

Emilio Pucci F/W 12