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Trend finder: Metallics

Trend finder: Metallics

Metallic madness is taking over the fashion scene this summer and fall 2012. Metallics are a great way to add some glitz and glimmer to any wardrobe. Fashion is going for that futuristic look with metallics fabrics. Designers are using metallics creating fresh new looks that add rich textures to classic styles. Gold and silver metallics seems to be the hot trend among designers who are creating futuristic yet timeless pieces.

Some of the most popular trending looks for metallics include:

Trend Spotter: How to Wear Lace

Trend Spotter: How to Wear Lace

Lace is taking over fashion accessories and garments this summer what was once reserved for weddings and formal occasion has designers adding it to handbags, shoes, skirts, dresses, shirts and pants. Lace is definitely back with a feminine bang with various colors, mixed textured,mixed prints, geometrical, large scale cuts outs and coffee doily patterns.

Here are some tips for the Lace trend

Skirts- pencil lace skirts are great pair them with nice silk/rayon blouse plain or printed fabric both work well with this look.

Jacket- Yes cropped lace jackets look great with denim and tees or a pair of sailor pants.

Trend Finder: Crochet

Trend Finder: Crochet

Crochet is a french word "crochet" meaning hook. It's creating from yarn,thread or other strand materials using a hook. It's far from knitting despite the similarities of looping it involves wrapping the material around the hook several times and only one hook, one stitch is active at one given time. Crochet is said to have evolved from Arabia, South America and China and made its way to Europe sometime in the 19th century. Today designers are putting a modern twist to crochet knit making it this S/S 2012 hottest trend.

Here are some tips to adding Crochet trend to your wardrobe

How To Wear Pastels

How To Wear Pastels

 

Pastel colours are a huge trend and work well for all seasons. These shades can be very tricky so it’s important to know which colours work well with pastels.

Here are some helpful tips on how to wear pastels.

Hot Summer Trend "Neon"

Hot Summer Trend "Neon"

This summer hottest trend drum roll please is Neon. The trend is rapidly taking over the fashion scene in everything from jewelry, shoes, handbags, garments and nails. Designers continue to take neon to new heights with lots of innovation ways to recreate bright vibrant colors. So if you’re not sure if this trend works for you or it seems a bit out of your fashion comfort zone here’s a list of great ways to pulling off this trend.

How to wear Neon

Trend Alert: Into the Wild

Trend Alert: Into the Wild

This fall accessories trends take a animal approach with the call of the wild. Animal prints and motifs will be this fall 2012 biggest trends.

Here are a list of some of this fall hottest animal print.

• Zebras,
• Giraffes
• snow leopard
• Snakes
• owl
• jaguar

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Rock the Runway to Stop Bullying

Rock the Runway to Stop Bullying

The recent case of bullying of 68 year old bus monitor Karen Klein by four middle schoolers has caused international outrage. A video recorded by a student on the bus  went viral this past Thursday showing  four 7th grade boys shouting profanity, insults and violent threats toward  the school bus monitor prompting her to tears. Since the incident those outraged have raised more than $200k in her behalf. Although Karen Klein states that she doesn’t want to press charges she hoped the boys' parents would view the video of the attack and talk to their children about being "a little more respectful.

According to the American Medical Association, 3.7 million youths engage in bullying, and more than 3.2 million are victims of “moderate” or “serious” bullying each year.