Felines have played an essential role in fashion for centuries. A wild cat's gorgeous fur, mysterious eyes and enchanting walk have inspired many fashionistas around the globe to create the most fierce ensembles. Runways are called catwalks for a reason.

Leopard print is one of the most mesmerizing animal patterns around, and is never out of style. Every year fashion-lovers find these designs in purses, accessories, shoes and dresses, to name a few. The print is elegant, sexy and very sensual; it enhances all styles. Designers seem never tired of it, and consumers love to see these patterns in their favorite accessories.

Further, feline-inspired editorials dress up their models with dangerous Cat-woman suits, tantalizing fierce footwear and the most incredible lioness mane. Men also get a taste of these patterns as feline fashion is increasingly present in male editorials and catwalks.

These ferocious feline fashions are exotic, provocative and fascinating. From wild leopard blazers to cat-eyed fashion sketches, this gallery proves that wild cats are simply irresistible.