Choosing what to wear requires more than just covering our bodies, it also says what image we would like to project to the world. Many of us would like our clothes to make us look attractive and appealing. What I termed the classic women or “girl next door”. Her style is consistently classic. From her pumps heals, to her oxford top.
The White Blouse can be light and floating , impeccable and austere, sumptuous and all enveloping, tight and close-fitting. It rises up to frame the face. It sculpts the body by transforming itself into a second skin. Imbued with glamour and poetry freedom and impetuousness, the prim white shirt turns out to have a thousand identities….
One of the biggest fashion trends of 2014 is bold jewelry! This year we’ve seen colorful statement necklaces, jewel-encrusted bracelets, and bold gold necklaces (my personal favorite). Although silver is a great color, gold has been the preferred jewelry color this summer. Seen on superstars like Beyonce and Cheryl Cole this awesome accessory trend has been a popular favorite all-year round.
In an ode to the fashion-driven 90’s, backpacks are experiencing an impressive resurgence as part of this year’s newest fashion trends. Amidst the back-to-school frenzy of plaid uniform skirts, blue jeans, and gym shoes, the backpack, usually labeled as a classic campus essential is transforming into a revamped necessary accessory(whether you’re a student or not) by luxury brands such as Moschino and Free People. With edgy designs such as patent leather carryalls (an obvious nod to one of everyone’s favorite 90s movie character/fashionista, Cher Horowitz of Clueless) and all-in-one handbag-backpacks, fashion designers have created an accessory that women of every age can enjoy. We’ve put together a collection of our favorite backpacks from name brand designers and street wear brands. Take a look at these hold-all handbags (below). They’ll make you want to tote around all of your favorite books and maybe even your laptop!
Nearly every clothing brand has a specific idea of what their “it-girl” does while wearing their personifying clothing; Kate Spade’s Bryce Dallas Howard, the “angels” of Victoria’s Secret, Chanel’s Blake Lively. While many brands choose to go for well-known celebrities as their ambassadors; others look for women just like you and I who feel at their best every time they wear their favorite brand’s clothing. That is why I’ve labeled myself as the self-proclaimed poster child for Free People; because I am so Free People.