Animal influences are back in a big way for Fall, and these aren't your grandma's animal prints. From Michael Kors to Mulberry, animals were infused into Fall '12 collections in both classic and eclectic ways: whether it was a leopard- or snakeskin-print top, or a cozy sweater emblazoned with lions and birds, designers were feeling inspired by the animal kingdom - even when it came to accessories.

Click through now to get your paws on 16 fierce animal-inspired pieces, just in time for Fall.

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