As midseason demand grows and the lines between summer and winter become even more blurred, so too do the boundaries of fabric. This Spring 09 leather cropped up by way of shorts, frocks, and skirts just as often as it did classic leather bombers. Although we can sympathize with the movement to get rid of this fabric all together, we can't deny that the results were interesting. In other words, there are only so many gauzy, maxi dresses a gal can look at before she feels like she needs a change. Check out our trend report from the Spring 2009 shows with designer information below each photo.