The body part of the new season? The back! Highlight it, frame it, and show it off!
1.) Sasha Pivovarova
2.) Hilary Swank
3.) ASOS Chain Back Long Sleeve Top (in Black) - $21; asos.com
4.) The Sartorialist - Studded Leather Jacket
5.) Sienna Miller
Tips: Essentially you could create a similar effect by simply wearing a low-cut sweater, shirt/blouse or dress, backwards.
6.) ASOS Backless V Back Jersey Top (in Black or Red) - $26; asos.com
7.) The Sartorialist - Chain Necklace
8.) Cotton Spandex Jersey Double U-Neck Dress (in Black, Raspberry, Sea Blue or Mauve) - $36; store.americanapparel.net
9.) The Sartorialist - Voluminous Detailed Coat
10.) Lipsy Strappy Open Back Zip Body Con Dress (in Black) - $81; asos.com
Tips: Another way to achieve a creative back-showcasing look is by draping a necklace down your back, instead of down the front. But make sure the necklace isn't too heavy - you don't want to choke yourself!
11.) The Sartorialist - Bejeweled Wing Back
12.) Kimchi Blue Lace T Back Halter (in Black or Light Grey) - $32; urbanoutfitters.com
13.) Narciso Rodriguez Spring 2009 RTW
14.) The Sartorialist - V-Back
Tips: For a bunch of other photo inspirations of backless dresses, here's a good link: http://www.harpersbazaar.co.uk/Fashion/Penelope-Cruz/89595/gallery