This season is all about color! Bold, bright, neon, and sorbet shades rocked the runway fashion shows. We are seeing saturated shades of color everywhere right now. This is the perfect time to break out of your comfort zone and try this fun trend. An easy way to wear this look is with colorful denim. A staple in your closet gets a new refresh with a rainbow of tones to elevate your style! Not to be forgotten as a color, the collections also featured white which is always a classic for summer.
A white graphic print t-shirt is the perfect companiom to sport with these tangerine denim pants, a more economical interpretation of the Isabel Marrant look feautured above.
Western influence has been showing up in a big way with details like fringe appearing on clothes and accessories inspired by this summer trend. Overflowing from fall and previous seasons, the elements of the cowgirl style are still in full swing. The best way to wear fringe is with balance. Use it as a statement piece like a jacket, handbag, or clothing item and keep the rest of your look classic to show off this style. Part of this trend also includes prairie girl inspired style with soft long dresses and floral prints. So go ahead, bust out those frayed cutoff shorts and boots!
Tropical motifs are not surprising since we generally find them at the forefront during the warm weather. What’s new this season is a fresh take on the prints. Jungle, exotic, and botanical patterns inspired from designs straight off the runway are appearing as this season’s version of the popular summer theme. Perfect for resort wear or anytime, these prints are an updated alternative to the florals we all know and love. This fashion trend also translates into accessories where you will find the flora and fauna style emerging as well.
Some of the most influential decades in fashion were the 60’s and 70’s. Every so often those styles are reimagined for modern looks that are wearable today. The most notable seasonal trend that has exploded on the scene is Tie-Dye. This retro design is being embraced and it’s everywhere. Caftans, crochet, and psychedelic prints and colors are just a sample of other nostalgic items that are also experiencing a resurgence in fashion. You can expect to see that the vintage vibe continues well into the fall.
Sheer Fabrics and Oversized Sleeves
Lighter layers are a must and one of the hottest trends this season is sheer fabrics. Ranging from mesh to lace and chiffon this look is definitely having a moment right now. Keep your eyes out for these silhouettes on dresses and shirts. Designers are experimenting with unique textures and ways to wear this sexy style.
If you haven’t noticed exaggerated sleeves are another current fashion focus that has been on trend recently. Coming in varied shapes and sizes that have ruching or puffed details this style is dramatically defined on tops, jackets, cardigans, blazers, and dresses to name a few. Balloon sleeves are also back and the bigger the better.
This easy look can be worn subtly or make a bold statement with high volume.