Hottest Winter Fashions

From New York to L.A., see what trends PEOPLE style director Susan Kaufman calls the must-haves for the season. By Serena Kappes

  • TREND: CROPPED FUR JACKET photo | Eva Longoria, Mary J. Blige, Nicole Richie

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Updated: Sunday Dec 25, 2005 | 06:00 AM EST

TREND: CROPPED FUR JACKET

Fur stoles in bright colors? So last year. This season, the cropped fur jacket is a fashionista favorite. "You could picture Lucille Ball wearing one of these," says Kaufman of the '50s-style outerwear (on Nicole Richie, Mary J. Blige and Eva Longoria).