A reoccurring trend throughout the years is patchwork, every time more elevated and modern than the last season. Patchwork is needlework in which small pieces of cloth in different designs, colors or textures are sewn together into a one of a kind garment. Luxury brands like Chloé, Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent have featured patchwork on their collections as well as the streetwear brand “Supreme” which released a collection that included pieces made with this technique. Patchwork can be used with anything imaginable, denim, plaid, floral, color blocking, you name it, this technique isn’t going anywhere anytime soon…
I know Spring is approaching but that doesn’t mean that we’re over layers. The denim jacket has made a comeback since last year, and it’s not going anywhere. This statement piece keeps us fashionably warm during this transitional season and it’s an incredible chameleon garment to have in your closet. The denim jacket fits almost any aesthetic and is incredibly versatile, for maximum customization paint it yourself or stick some studs and safety pins into it, go crazy with it. There are hundreds of shades of denim from muted pastel blue to deep royal blue, the outfit combinations are limitless with this multi-functional garment. This must have piece can be paired with virtually anything, tight or t-shirt dresses, black, printed, or khaki pants, denim jeans for the denim on denim look, and so much more..
Sneakers are the latest trend these days, they’re comfortable, stylish and practical for the daily, recently stars have been collaborating with brands to create new designs. Kanye for Adidas, Rihanna for Puma and now Gigi Hadid for Reebok. Gigi being the new spokesperson for Reebok is going to re-vamp the brand, and I see them making a huge comeback for 2017 just like Adidas has been doing in these past years. Reebok Classics are coming in trendy colors such as pastel pink, blue, lavender, gold and silver, making them a must-have in everyone’s wardrobe. These sneakers look great with anything, your favorite jeans and a big chunky jacket will be a bold casual look, a bomber jacket and ripped jeans or even a body-con dress would look great with these neutral sneakers. Here are some must have pairs of Reebok Classics..
Flared Jeans are making a comeback this spring/summer 2016 thanks to the revival of the 70’s. So you know what that means? Yes, time to put away those skinny jeans for a while and get yourself a brand new pair of flared jeans. For the ultimate trendy boho/hippie look pair them with a loose printed shirt, if you want to stay true to the 70’s look pair the trousers with a bold printed fitting shirt and some outrageous platforms. Another thing you can wear with your flared jeans is stripped shirts, either ribbed or a basic knit. If you’re looking for a more modern vibe to your jeans try a leotard (bodysuit), these will hug your every curve and seem like a regular tank-top. Here are some ways to style your 70’s flared jeans..
So Spring is coming, and you know what that means? We can finally shed our heavy winter coats and start using lighter clothes. Just yesterday I went to the mall and noticed a sense of peaceful spring arriving to the stores which brings me to today’s topic: Denim. Denim jeans are a must in every human beings closet so why not pair those jeans with a denim shirt? Too much? No! It’s about matching each piece with the other by taking into consideration the shade of the denim, and of course the style you’re going for. For Spring I suggest light shades of denim, tears in the denim and even bleach stains. Button down shirts are most common for this denim look but don’t be afraid to experiment with different silhouettes and fits. Skinny jeans at ankle length are super in, as well as the boyfriend jean and the bold denim skirt; the denim possibilities are endless! Here are some of my favorite Denim on Denim looks..