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Is it just us or is fashion starting to look like origami?

Based out of Dallas, Texas, Mary McCoy is a writer and social worker for disenfranchised women and children. She's a single mom, lover of Texas barbecue, and a die-hard fan of yoga

Dresses that look like origami are everywhere

Origami construction was all over the fall 2014 runway. And we understand why — the crisp and unique fit of origami-style pieces is both flattering and fun.

Not sure where to start, though? Liven up your wardrobe with these spectacular origami-style dresses.

1. Origami shift dress

Origami shift dress

Hey, sexy lady, dive into the origami deep end with this shift dress that features two of this season's best trends: peek-a-boo detailing and origami construction around the waistline. (Anthropologie, $90)

2. Pleated cut-out little black dress

Pleated cut-out little black dress

When it comes to origami, you can opt for large embellishments or tiny details. We love this pleated dress for its understated take on the origami trend, since the large folds and pockets are easy to look past. (BCBGMaxAzria, $169)

3. Faux-wrap dress with detailing

Faux-wrap dress with detailing

Skip the inherent risks of a wrap dress with this stunning and flattering sleeveless dress. Its origami ruffle is just enough to make it extra special for a wedding, or you can pair it with a blazer or cardigan for work. (Neiman Marcus, $537)

4. Wool crepe origami neckline

Wool crepe origami neckline

Perfect for the office or the symphony, this wool crepe dress has a touch of origami on its folded and asymmetrical neckline. (J.Crew, $198)

5. Skater dress

Skater dress

Looking for an edge? This short and sweet skater dress features origami folds on its strapless neckline. Wear it with sandals for daytime, or you can spice it up with tall black pumps for evening. (dailylook.com, $50)

6. Floral sunburst dress

Floral sunburst dress

Between this dress' wavy floral pattern and tight pleats, you've got the origami trend covered from head to toe. You'll be hard pressed to find anything like it this season. (Lord & Taylor, $276)

7. Colorblocked origami dress

Colorblocked origami dress

Rock two trends this fall by wearing this colorblocked origami dress out with the girls. The black and blue is certainly bold, and the plunging back and origami details are to die for. (asos.com, $50)

8. Origami strapless dress

Origami strapless dress

This hot electric blue strapless dress shows a little leg and a hint of cleavage for a sultry night on the town. You'll find that the origami waistline is minimal so you won't feel puffy. (revolveclothing.com, $415)

9. Tweed jacquard dress

Tweed jacquard dress

Who likes a boring gray dress anyway? Tiny little tucks and drapes embellish this classic piece from top designer Michael Kors, for an updated look to the typical gray fabrics for fall. (Saks, $475)

10. Pleated dress

Pleated dress

The pleats on this sweet mini-dress are reminiscent of paper folded into a fan pattern. The low-cut back also gives the otherwise modest dress a hint of sex appeal. (Anthropologie, $119)

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