Category Archives: Trends

Are Tattoos The New Black?

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Karl Lagerfield once said, “I think tattoos are horrible. It’s like living in a Pucci dress full-time.” While one can’t deny the word of Karl Lagerfield as the be all and end all in fashion, it would seem that in this instance, there may be a few voices of protest. Iman, Heidi Klum, and Cara […]

What Are the Good Times of the Year to Buy Which Items?

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In the same way that chocolate bunnies are cheapest on the Monday after Easter and chocolate pumpkins are cheapest on November 1st, there are good times of year to buy any particular clothing item. Here is a quick rundown of when to shop for what on the best bargains: July and August – Since most […]

Upcoming 2017 Fashion Trends

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The biggest overall trend for 2017 seems to be a revival of the 80s fashion trends! Everything does come back around again, and it is time to break out those leg warmers and shoulder pads. • Power suits – One of the biggest features of a power suit from the 80s is the shoulder pads. […]

Holiday Wish List: Fashion

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I have been told by multiple people in my life that I am very difficult to shop for when it comes to birthdays and holidays.  And for me, it is a struggle to come up with a list of ‘things’ that I want.  I am not ‘thing-oriented’ so I rarely want more stuff.  So as […]

What are the Recent Summer Fashion Trends?

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The heat and humidity are here to stay for the next few months, so what are the trends for 2016 summer fashion?  From what I can tell, they all seem pretty wearable for those of us who live “normal” lives! Shorts – The biggest trend in this comfortable summertime staple is the frayed denim look. […]

Fall 2014 Trend Alert: ‘Sheer’ is Still Here!

Fall 2014 is kicking off in high gear with various trends of new and old! Some trends came directly from this summer and will endure this fall and the upcoming winter! The ‘sheer’ trend is one of them so if you didn’t find yourself gravitating to this detail on garments in the retail stores, then you […]

Fall 2014 Trend Alert: 60’s Inspired Fashion!

We remember the 60’s for super cool automobiles, the turbulent Civil Rights movement, Johnny Cash tunes and Julie Andrews singing sweetly as Mary Poppins! But that fun era also inspired some of the awesome fashions we rock today! The 60’s are BACK for Fall 2014 so you’ve got to know which pieces to shop for and how to style […]

Fall 2014 Trend Alert: Normcore

Normcore: It’s simplicity, not boredom. Fall is officially under weigh and though warm weather hasn’t totally eluded us, we’ve gotten a chilly day here and there. I’ve taken full advantage of these cloudy days in my cropped (and thin) knit sweaters over denim button-ups! It’s only a matter of time before we’re in our boots […]

Fall 2014 Trend Alert: Bold, Beautiful Colors!

When we imagine fall we think of leaves falling like confetti in beautiful oranges, reds, yellows and deep browns. We opt for brown boots and burnt orange sweaters reminiscent of Scooby-Doo’s Velma’s style. That’s great, because it’s a classic color scheme and there are many ways to wear it well. But guess what? The usual autumn […]