From Quilted Capelets to Puffed-Up Sneakers

 - Jul 10, 2009   Updated: Mar 24 2011
There are many funky clothing trends but puffy styles seem to always make an appearance.

While usually reserved for Arctic tundra coats, designers do make fun fashionable oversized pieces as well.

The following cluster looks at interesting puffy fashion pieces, from puffy lampshade skirts to puffy male jewelry.

Implications - Thin is not always in, and with puffy fashion and design, it shows. Consumers are searching for more full-figured items to accentuate their bodies and homes with. Puffy and oversized clothing is not just for warmth anymore, it has become a fashion phenomenon. Fashion designers should look to incorporate puffy and fuller designs into their upcoming merchandise.