How to Wear the Patchwork Floral Trend

How to Wear the Patchwork Floral Trend

Floral prints are a no-brainer for summer. But to break new fashion ground and take your style to the next level, try the Floral Patchwork trend on for size. With roots in the color-blocking phenomena of seasons past, and a hint of the current 1970’s revival, this bold look gives you lots of room to play with proportion and accessories. We’ve put together three very stylish looks to show you that there’s so much more to the patchwork floral than your grandmother’s quilts. Here’s how cool girls around the world are rocking this hot trend. How to Wear the Patchwork Floral Trend    Patchwork Floral Trend Stella McCartney Long Dress / Paula Cademartori Multicolor Handbag / Fendi Wallet / Reminiscence Flower Bracelet / Dsquared2 Plexi Bracelet / Radà Necklace / Iosselliani Earrings / Bold Sandals / Sunettes Sunglasses Patchwork floral pieces, don’t have to match. This first outfit is a great example of that. The Stella McCartney dress features the trend in a kind of “color-block motif”. Yellow stands out in both the accessories and the garment. Because yellow is the target color, the complementary blue shades throughout makes this look upscale yet casual.  Mix it up! VDP black dress / Mangano Mesh Jacket / Twin-Set Boots / Blugirl Handbag / Twin Set Tote Bag / Sveva Statement Necklace / Alexander McQueen Bracelet / Dsquared2 Black Swarovski Earrings / Gucci Keyring Lace fabric and striped patterns look great with patchwork floral pieces. The VDP black dress is an eclectic twist on the patchwork floral trend. The Mangano Mesh Jacket is chic, and the coordinating lace boots create a youthful and...
How To Get the Best Festival Fashion

How To Get the Best Festival Fashion

Held on the second and third weekends of April in at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, commonly referred to as Coachella, is one of the largest and most famous music festivals in the entire USA. It also marks the beginning of festival season. Bonnaroo, Glastonbury, Governors Ball, just go where the music takes you. For those of you who are looking for a little festival fashion how-to we’ve got you covered. Festival Fashion How-To This updated grunge-hippie look a good place to start for festival newbies. Half bad-ass with the Acne Studios boots and an Alexander McQueen leather bracelet, half modern fairy with the Marco Bologna psychedelic maxi skirt, this festival look is low-key and subtly sexy thanks to the sheerness of the Isabel Marant top. The Sunettes tortoiseshell sunglasses, the heavy metal Lanvin bracelet and the studded Mia Bag shoulder bag add a bit of eclectic edge, making this look worthy of a modern day riot grrl ready to rock.     Our second pick is inspired by the California’s answer to the girl next door. It just so happens that she’s a true fashionista with a killer wardrobe. Keeping accessories to a minimum, the center piece of this approachable look is most definitely the MSGM floral mini dress. Worn over a pair of embellished MSGM jean shorts and you’re ready to do cartwheels across the lawn. Flat Prada sandals add style and comfort at the same time. A crossbody Gucci purse is a practical choice to carry your sunscreen and lip balm, and features a couple of on-trend oversized tassels. We picked the cat eye Bottega Veneta glasses and the Lanvin Luck Necklace for their slightly sixties flavor. Summer...
Black Floral: How to Wear the Trend

Black Floral: How to Wear the Trend

Black Floral is a fresh way to wear flowers One of our favorite trends to emerge from Milan’s street style has been Black Floral prints. Italy’s fabulous fashionista’s have given new life to a tired cliché. Even Miranda Priestly would have to agree that we’re on to something. Here are three different ways to get the look.   1. Here comes the sun Iceberg Floral Down Coat | Sunettes Japan Sunglasses | Mulberry Leather Lyly in Yellow | Jeffrey Campbell Suede Platform Mary Jane Contrasting black with beautiful and vibrant florals gives classic print motifs a modern and darkly romantic feel. Brighten up these dreary winter days with accessories that add a playful vibe to the chic femininity of flowers. Add some warmth and fake the spring cheer into your wardrobe. Transport yourself to the Italian riviera with a black floral down coat accented with pops of color and graphic hints of black. As the season transitions, this coat will liven up a fall-winter ensemble and provide an unexpected element of spring-summer trends.  2. Black and White Androgyny MSGM Silk Floral Trousers | White Gucci Blouse | Tory Burch Wedge Pumps | Gucci Lady Tassel Bag Italian chicness is all about elevating basics with effortless elegance and worldly sophistication. This look incorporates a hint of androgyny, another important trend for 2015. Breathe new life into a crisp white-button down by pairing it with a black floral pant. This piece is a great way to integrate some pattern play into your wardrobe while still remaining true to the season. Anchor this sartorial juxtaposition with a structured neutral tote and classic black heels for a look that can easily go from office to...