NYFW Trendspotting: Gloves, Both Elegant and Practical

Ah, gloves. Another winter-and-beyond accessory that we don't tend to see on the runway all too often. While here in the real world, they serve as a cold-weather survival puzzle piece, in the world of high fashion, they tend to be elbow-length and all but dripping elegant drama. Seems this season, designers felt like riding the glove train, in both a realistic way (trim leather numbers) and the formal way. Oh, and we have some cool novelty pieces that we'd totally buy if we could, you know, add a little line in our budgets for fun designer novelties. A girl can dream.

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