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Streaking? Brooklyn? 5 Fashion Week trends we didn't expect 

Feb. 10, 2014 at 10:22 AM ET

What might you expect to see pop up in fashion next season? New York Fashion Week Fall / Winter 2014 (Feb. 6-13) served up more than a few style surprises, including interesting accessories, fun purses and even a streaker. Take a look at a few of our favorites:

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 07:  Models pose during the Kate Spade New York presentation during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014 at Center 548 on Febr...
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The Kate Spade New York presentation, Feb. 7, 2014

Kate Spade New York: Chinese take-out purse
In the year of the horse, cheeky designer Kate Spade brings us a model fitted in a perfectly preppy head-to-toe red ensemble, carrying a purse designed to look like a Chinese take-out box. Just our taste.

A streaker in a G-string, who interrupted the Prabal Gurung Fall 2014 collection as it is modeled, is chased by security, during Fashion Week, in New ...
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A streaker interrupted the Prabal Gurung Fall 2014 collection on Feb. 8, 2014.

Prabal Gurung: Party crasher
A surprise to both the crowd and the designer, a streaker wearing a crown and red tube socks invited himself onto the Prabal Gurung runway, only to be quickly scurried off by an unimpressed security guard. After a short stop, the runway resumed. The show must go on, after all.

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 05:  A model walks the runway during the finale for the designs of ASSK at the VFiles Made Fashion 2 show at Eyebeam on Februa...
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VFiles Made Fashion 2 show, Feb. 5, 2014

VFiles: Water bottle jewelry
ASSK opened the VFiles show with urban looks complete with water bottle necklaces. A new way to stay hydrated?

A model presents a creation of Mara Hoffman's Fall 2014 collection during New York Fashion Week February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES -...
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Mara Hoffman's Fall 2014 collection, Feb. 8, 2014

Mara Hoffman: Arm cuff by FiLiLi
Jewelry isn’t that shocking but it is when it threatens to steal the show. Filili by Luiny, a New York-based designer, rocked fashion week with their hippie chic arm cuffs as seen in the Mara Hoffman show.

Models wear designs by Alexander Wang during the Mercedes Benz Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Shows February 8, 2014 in New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HondaSTAN H...
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Alexander Wang, Feb. 8, 2014

Alexander Wang: Making Brooklyn happen
It’s not going to happen — unless Wang says so. Beloved designer Alexander Wang hosted his fall show at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The location seemed to strike a nerve, with attendees and reviewers offering a mixture of reactions via their social channels. Even fashionista Man Repeller appeared to poke fun at the controversy on Instagram.

Image: Carrie Underwood
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