A fresh crop of design talent, shopping musts, and rising stars is on the horizon for 2012 — and we're breaking it all down right here. We're less than a month into the new year and there's already a lot to take in, like Rooney Mara's rise to Hollywood stardom (and bona fide fashion plate) and Jason Wu's collection for Target on the way. That's only the beginning — this year is ripe with fresh fashion popping up on our DVR, new designer collections we're coveting, and the highly anticipated release of The Hunger Games with Jennifer Lawrence solidifying her own leading-lady status. Step inside to get all the details on the celebs we're watching, trends we're wearing, and fashion we're loving in 2012.
2012 Watch List: Celebs, Trends, and Designers You'll Want to Know This Year