Fashion Trends

Fashion Trend: The Bralette is Out

We all remember when Madonna strapped on that famous pointed cone shaped bra and shocked the world. Then it was Selena who picked up the trend followed by other musical artists. Today it is something we see often on the stage. It has been seen a bit more recently on the street as well as crop tops with bra’s built-in. As…

Fashion Trend Embroidery

Fashion Trend Spring Summer  Embroidery Spring is just around the corner and it is announcing itself in brightly embroidered colors. Embroidered bags, embroidered shirts, embroidered dresses, embroidered jackets, embroidered leather jackets.  And one of my favorite trends this year, embroidered boots. This year this artful trend is making a fierce comeback! Spring is coming up embroidery!  Embroidery is something that has…

Fall Trends: Embellished Bags

Accessories have been women’s way of expressing themselves for centuries, heck, even jewelry has been around since almost as far back as the caveman days. There’s always been something in-trend that has been bigger, bolder, one piece of the total look that stood as the cornerstone for the whole rest of the look. The signature on the masterpiece if you…

Fall Trends: The Pantsuit

It began with the greats, Coco Channel, Katharine Hepburn, even Frida broke the mold defying all by donning men’s wear in a time when women were still regulated to skirts and dresses. One could not say the same today, where it’s sometimes hard to get a woman out of her comfortable jeans and into a skirt. I am delighted to announce that even…

Fall Trends: Shine baby shine

Every little girl loves dress up day, whether it’s a birthday party, Halloween or even a trip to the grocery store; when their mom lets them wear that sparkly Cinderella dress with the plastic rhinestones we all used to think were just the prettiest things ever. As we got older, dress up days were still a thing, they were just…

Fall Trends: Ruffle Dresses

The leaves have begun to turn various shades of russet, marigolds, and copper. Falling softly to the ground in silent homage to the snow that is soon to follow. It is Fall’s very own splendidly designed calling card, and a sign that change is the air accompanied by the smell of pumpkin spice. Soon we shall all begin digging in…

Fall Trends: The Tartan Trend is Back

When I think of the tartan trend, I immediately think of Scottish Kilts or the heavy wool blankets that we used to have growing up. Tartan, or ‘plaid’ as some people call it, originally was made of only wool. However, with growing popularity in the print itself, it is now also made in many other materials. The Dress Act of…

Fall Trends: The Velvet Underground

With its chic look, and simple elegance, it is without a doubt that velvet creates a sense of elegance that no fabric can. Whether it is a dress, on shoes, a handbag, or even a sofa, velvet has reinvented itself again and again over the years. What originated as a fabric for the wealthy, who used velvet in their outfits…

Fall Trends: Dress Your Neck

What started in the 1970’s as a trend for the women trying to add extra detail and accessory to their looks, has now reinvented itself and become a look of its own. ‘Dressing your neck’, or wearing a long thin scarf wrapped once around your neck, allows women to dress up their outfit with one simple step. In addition, these…

Summer 2016 Shoe Trends

When Comfort Becomes the Trend Whether it is running to catch a bus, walking down a cobblestone road, or packing for a vacation, shoes always have and always will play an important role in your day. If it is raining outside, you may need something more weather resistant. If it is a hot day, you want something light to wear…

Fashion Trend Mini Bags

Mini Bags 2016 The fashion industry knows how to make us shop, again and again. Now it is time to put away the maxi bags that we were convinced we needed to carry our whole makeup collection, our gym shoes, a sweater for when it becomes chilly, the biggest wallet ever and a journal. Now we are supposed to live…

Spring Summer It shoes

This is the summer of colors, the brightest the better. Both the styles and the color blocking, bright, fresh and bold colors of these shoes and matching bags should be this Summer’s iconic accessories. Shoes are a girl’s best friend, or were they diamonds?  But for sure on the 2011 runways, you can find new “best friends” for shoe addicts…