Trend Review: It’s Black; It’s White

black and white trend

While the Spring 2012 runways were dotted with bright color trends (tangerine tango, pinks of all shades, minty green), a very neutral yet classic color combo also made a strong showing: black and white.  There’s something so easy yet elegant about this match-up that guarantees it’s always in style; look for it to continue trending […]

Trend Review: In Bloom


When it comes to spring fashion, florals are pretty standard fare, but that doesn’t make them any less fun to show off.  The blooms dotting this season’s runways were no exception: bold, modern flowers you might expect to find in an Andy Warhol silkscreen and pretty, detailed blossoms that could double as wallpaper. Rodarte’s collection […]

Trend Review: Uneven Territory – Asymmetrical Skirts

asymmetrical skirts

As I’m loyal to classic silhouettes, asymmetrical hems have never really been my thing.  But all that changed when I saw the options being shown at the Spring 2012 shows.  More than just skirts with one side lopped off (which I fully admit is generalizing yet what I always seem to visualize), there were a […]

Trend Review: Spring 2012 Trends That Won’t Wear You

wearable spring 2012 trends

Although Punxatawney Phil begs to differ, it feels as though spring has already sprung, bringing lots of fresh trends from the runways.  However, as you know, some trends translate to real life more effortlessly than others.  Today, we’re going to explore some of those. First, think pink.  Pink was a very relevant color in the […]

Trend Review: Orange You Glad

Organge collage

Orange has been one of my favorite colors for years, so I was thrilled when Pantone designated Tangerine Tango as the color of 2012.  And so were the designers, as this cheerful hue dotted the runways en masse at the 2012 spring shows.  There were so many citrusy looks that it was hard to choose […]