For those wanting to dip a toe into really creative ideas for vivid colour combinations, it might seem the obvious solution to pare bright hues with neutral. However, it`s the amateur`s approach to colour play. True colour connoisseurs are fully aware of the principles of so-called ‘colour-blocking’, which are based on pairing shades that are opposite on the colour wheel.
Understandable enough, all this holiday rush doesn`t let us catch our breath since we are very busy with buying presents, planning holidays, decorating the house and sending greetings cards to our friends and relatives. For those, who haven`t decided yet what to wear, have no time even to think about it or for those in search of some inspiration, we made up the perfect New Year`s Eve outfit. Such elaborate design of this gorgeous lace dress will instantly put you in the spotlight.
Coco Chanel famously once said: "A woman needs ropes and ropes of pearls," and although more than half a century has elapsed since those times, pearls are still not only a status symbol, but also a unique decoration that can instantly give an extra touch of glam and elegance to every garment. To the joy of all pearl lovers, this trend will be particularly welcomed the following spring and summer, as numerous designers have introduced it into their collections. A year ago, pearls were noticed basically in accessories, but this year witnessed a new wave of interest in this opulent stone, but in the form of embellishments.
If you are pouring over lots of tips on the Internet and trying to come up with the best out-of-the-box solution for storing your piles of shoes, then this article can shed light on this issue. Regardless if you live in a small flat, a normal family house or have your own shoe shop, you are unlikely to escape from this problem. Instead of buying overprized and excessive storage items, you can just adopt these simple yet practical ideas.
The biggest trend of this year is undoubtedly embroidery. Various garments with the delicate stitching can be seen everywhere: in online and offline stores, on street style blogs and at fashion shows. It is placed literally on everything: denim jackets, jeans, shirts, bags, bomber jackets, boots, dresses and even lingerie. In fact, embroidery has always been on trend, because it is recognised for the beauty it can add even to the simplest article of clothing.
Red and grey colours became an essential combination for many style-conscious gents this season. This combo is not only eye-catchy, but also very practical, because such shades will integrate into any wardrobe. Wear grey straight jeans, a red sweatshirt and a denim jacket with a faux shearling collar for a casual cool vibe. Add a vintage style backpack, elegant watches in black and silver and tortoise shell glasses, which will instantly smarten up even such a relaxed look.
Suede shoes might seem not the easiest footwear to maintain. Some people even discard their suede shoes just because they got dirty and lost their original look. What complicates the situation is the number of various elements of inclement weather, such as snow, rain, sleet or slush. Nonetheless, come rain or shine, you can easily keep your suede footwear looking good for years just following these simple rules.
Leopard print never really goes out of style due to the cyclical nature of fashion. Its popularity is pretty obvious as this animal print symbolizes strength and bravery thanks to the association with a wild feline. It helps to create the image of a powerful, independent and feminine woman, which many of us secretly seek. However, few would deny that there is a very fine line between looking chic and looking cheap when wearing clothes in leopard print. Used wisely, it can add playfulness, luxury and boldness to the simplest of outfits.
If you are becoming obsessed with old Hollywood star looks or just searching for a stylish alternative to your wool coat, you have probably turned your eyes to fur coats. However, it`s no secret that real fur is a divisive subject, and not only in the fashion world. While some people consider killing animals for fur to be the natural order of things, others are appalled by such a cruel attitude towards living beings. Nonetheless, one thing is certain – due to the development of technology, it`s increasingly difficult to tell the difference between real and fake fur.
Doubtless, Gigi Hadid is one of the most frequently discussed celebrities during the last couple of years. She is well-known not only for her successful modeling career, but also for her impeccable street style looks. This time, she was spotted in her favourite neutral grey coat over a loose white tee, tucked into blue jeggings, as she strode along in stylish silver sneakers. Our latest collection can boast to have several pairs of similar silver sneakers, which will make your look more chic and relaxed.
During the last few seasons, patches can be found everywhere: on jeans, jackets, bags and even shoes. No wonder they managed to gain such widespread popularity. You can not only revive your old garments by customizing them with patches, but also personalize newly acquired ones. Patches are a truly magic tool for self-expression, that’s why they were so loved by hippies, scouts, punks, bikers and other representatives of different subcultures and movements. They can symbolize a rebellious spirit, individualism or be the demonstration of non-conformism.
Artificial leather is no longer perceived as a cheap material, which was previously considered to be an alternative for those who cannot afford the real one. However, all owners of shoes from faux leather should remember that it cannot be treated the same way as genuine leather. Due to the development of cutting edge technology, faux leather can imitate the texture of genuine leather, have lasting durability and be breathable thanks to microperforation. One unquestionable advantage of synthetic leather is that it is more water resistant than genuine leather. Here is the list of recommendations which you should keep in mind before taking any action.
August saw the UK team back at MODA at the NEC in Birmingham, which is the UK’s largest trade Fashion Exhibition, and takes place in February and August every year.