How To Wear Pastels Without Looking Like An Easter Egg

Emilio_Pucci_SP15-1aa

Spring is here, which means we have free reign to wear pastels!

SP15_Trend_Pastels-1Pastels are hot on the spring runways. The following are a few looks to prove that it’s possible for mere mortals to wear this trend without looking too…festive.

 

Pastels I

 

Pastels II

 

Pastels III

 

Pastels IV

 

Spring Trend: Black & White

A strong trend on the fashion radar is black & white. You may do it in stripes, polka dots, floral prints, or color blocking.

Here are some looks from the Spring ’15 RTW runways.

SP15_BW_1a1. Oscar de la Renta 2. Proenza Schouler 3. Cushnie et Ochs 4. Altuzarra 5. Balmain

SP15_BW_1b1. Alice + Olivia 2. Marc By Marc Jacobs 3. Givenchy 4. Versace 5. Giambattista Valli

The following are a few ways to transition the trend from the runway to your wardrobe.

 

B&W I

 

B&W II

 

B&W III

 

B&W IV

 

How To Incorporate Nudes Into Your Wardrobe

Spring is upon us, which means it’s time to come out of our winter cocoons. While neutrals and nudes have been a hot color both on and off the runway, I’ve noticed that there are those of you who aren’t entirely sure how to incorporate the color into your wardrobe without feeling washed out.

Personally, my go to neutrals are blacks and grays. However, I have made a point indulge in creams, whites, and other flesh-tone shades.  Here are a few looks to kick start your fashion juices.

 

Nudes I

 

Nudes II

 

Nudes III

 

Nudes IV

 

AW ’15 Fashion Month Round Up: Color Trends

Tracking fashion month has been an arduous, yet pleasuring task. It takes a while to digest a months’ worth of new creations from all of my favorite, as well as new designers. In the meantime, I have pulled a few color trends noted from the AW ’15 shows.

Blush

AW15_Blush-1 AW15_Blush-2

 

Black & WhiteAW15_BW-1 AW15_BW-2

 

CanaryAW15_Canary-1 AW15_Canary-2

 

Cobalt AW15_Cobalt-1 AW15_Cobalt-2

 

CreamAW15_Cream-1

 

Ice BlueAW15_Ice-1 AW15_Ice-2

 

NudesAW15_Nude-1

 

ScarletAW15_Red-1 AW15_Red-2

 

WhitesAW15_White-1 AW15_White-2

Which colors stood out to you?