Tag: Trends

Spooky style!

I’m a bit of a wimp when it comes to horror films, but a quick scan of the A/W runways and it looks like I might have to suck it […]

AW08 Trends: Headwear

Hairbands, headpieces, elaborate hats and all decoration in the general head area has been the crowning glory of the fashion world for a while now, but it is a trend […]

AW08 Trend Alert: Wide Jackets

(From l-r, Marc Jacobs, 3.1 Philip Lim, Calvin Klein) Come autumn don’t be surprised to find wide, unflattering coats sitting alongside belted fitted jackets in your favourite retail store. For […]

Trends: Blooming Gorgeous!

Pretty florals for Spring. Predictable, right? Not, so much. For Spring ’08, designers such as Balenciaga, Prada and Stella McCartney have taken an otherwise obvious trend and pushed it to […]

Trends: Bright Shades

Just say NO. Well when it comes to dark colours that is. Granted it’s hard to do, especially if you automatically find yourself reaching for anything grey or black in […]

AW07: Headgear

If like so many, you aren’t a fan of having rose tinted ear lobes, herein lies your style solution. Hats! As we progress toward the cooler seasons headgear is making […]

AW07: Shades of Grey

From charcoal to stone, grey is the perfect shade for this autumn/winter. Its brilliant for layering as it reduces the intensity of other colours, so if you still want to […]

AW07: Knitted

Knits are integral to this seasons dress and with them they bring a new approach to oversized and baggy. From sweater dresses to cardigan coats, designers like Stella McCartney and […]

AW07:Tight Fit

The smock shape has dominated trends for a couple of seasons now, with loose cuts and a ‘fluid’ silhouette being summer favourites. However fashion week provided a sneak peek into […]

AW07: Bows

Amidst some of the more masculine looks on the runway this season, cute and flirty bows made a welcome appearance. Marc Jacobs added a romantic twist to the fitted skirt […]

AW07: True Blue

Due to popular demand we’ll be covering autumn/winter 2007 trends slightly earlier than planned. Coverage will span over the next couple of weeks. First up we’re talking colour. From electric […]

The Shirt Dress

My current obsession? Shirt dresses. If smocks make you well…. appear to be in the early stages of pregnancy and the maxi dress defeats the purpose of showing off your […]

Worldwide wear…

Get ready for a cultural boom it terms of style this summer, with both accessories and clothing dissolving the cultural barriers and creating designs with elements from around the world. […]