Of all the trends making their way from the runway into our wardrobes, transparent plastic was perhaps the hardest to see coming. Polyurethane is having a moment. The SS18 catwalks were awash with see-through shoes, coats, hats, and bags in thick, shiny plastic.
Jacquard is a type of fabric with an intricately woven pattern. The pattern is not embroidered but woven directly into the fabric. Linen is the only material that suits and provides with a cooling sensations. It does not hold tight to the skin and therefore, one who has adorned himself with linen is very much at ease. … Continue reading Linen Jacquard
Polka dots are having a major moment this summer. From the runways to our favorite street style putting their own sartorial spin on the classic print, it’s safe to say the ubiquitous dot is making a thoroughly modern mark. Brief history lesson: the ‘polka’, a Czech form of dance, derives from the Polish … Continue reading Polka Dots Fashion Trend
Linen is a textile made from the fibers of the flax plant. Linen is laborious to manufacture, but the fiber is very absorbent and garments made of linen are valued for their exceptional coolness and freshness in hot weather. With summer at our doorstep, let us tell you a bit more about linen … Continue reading Linen
Plaid is derived from the Gaelic word Plaide, meaning blanket. Plaids consist of crossed horizontal and vertical bands in two or more colors.
Velvet is a type of woven tufted fabric in which the cut threads are evenly distributed, with a short dense pile, giving it a distinctive feel. Velvet can be made from either synthetic or natural fibers.
Brocade is a class of richly decorative shuttle-woven fabrics, often made in colored silks and with or without gold and silver threads.
Fashion show the real proof the History repeats itself over and over again.There’s no doubt that the fashion world loves a good comeback. If a trend was hot in one decade, it’s generally only a matter of time before it makes its way into our wardrobes once again.
Too old for trends? Never! One thing in your style should never be is boring! Who’s to say you shouldn’t enjoy experimenting? It’s all about making it work for you, your body and your personal style.
Spring is in the air, which means it’s time to trade in your winter wardrobe for something shiny and new. The season’s runways featured usually hard-to-pull-off metallics in decidedly fresh ways. Whether they come in the form of cool silvers or rich golds—we can’t get enough of these metallic colored dresses.