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Acing August

5 Pieces to Beat the Heat… As August approaches, so does the hottest (and for many of us, the most humid) days of the year. But it’s no reason to hide out in the luxury of air conditioning; with the right pieces you can stay cool and chic in even the most oppressing temperatures. Here […]

All About Olive

Olive green is a classic neutral that lets you inject a little color into your look in an understated and sophisticated way. It used to be reserved for autumnal dressing, but it’s been gaining ground recently, becoming more of a seasonless shade. We’ve been seeing this earthy hue on the streets this summer and making […]

Many Shades of Gray

Gray is black’s more casual brother, but with the same timeless, seasonless, and perennially chic appeal. This summer we’re seeing gray in everything from denim, to long dresses, to luxe sweaters. Here are some of Fashion Fabrics Club’s favorites: Maxi Dress A maxi dress in a charcoal grey jersey knit can go from day to […]

Feeling the Blues

This summer is all about the cool blue palette. Jeans are an obvious way to play to the trend, but it’s more chic to give it a fun twist by wearing it in more unexpected ways. Here are some fun ways to embrace the shade: Chambray Shirtdress Chambray is denim’s lightweight cousin, it’s perfect for […]

Linen Goes Pro

Linen is one of the most coveted fabrics for summer. It’s extremely lightweight and breathable, making it incredibly comfortable to wear even in the extreme heat. Previously considered more of a leisurewear fabric, linen has broken out of the off-duty realm and has made its way into the professional world. Here are some easy ways […]

Chic Summer Workwear

For those who work in an office with rigid dress codes, it can be difficult to find work-appropriate apparel for the warm-weather months. Here are a few pieces that will keep you cool and looking chicly professional this summer: Sleeveless Blazer A sleeveless blazer in a cotton twill still gives the polished and structured look […]

Summer Vacation Fabrics

  Summer means travel season, and whether you’re going for a quick getaway weekend or heading to the vacation house for the summer, packing the right fabrics is essential for looking chic and staying cool. Here is Fashion Fabrics Club’s guide to vacation-ready fabrics. Linen Whether it be a tunic, wide-leg pants, shift or shirtdress, […]

Summer Black

Black is a girl’s best friend; it’s dependable, it’s forgiving, and it’s forever. Just because the sun is coming out and the weather is warming doesn’t mean you have to forgo the dark shade—black is perennially chic, and chic is always in style. Here are some ways to bring the seductive shade into your summer […]

Taking on Chiffon

Chiffon is an incredibly lightweight, airy, semi-sheer fabric that is often associated with formalwear: bridesmaid’s gowns, cocktail dresses, eveningwear. But chiffon’s easy, breezy properties make it the perfect material for more casual looks, especially as the temperature continues to rise. Here are some ways to bring the elegant fabric into the everyday wardrobe this season: […]

5 Skirts for the Summer Wardrobe

Floral Midi The voluminous midi is the number one skirt style for this summer, especially in a bold, oversized floral print in a slinky fabric like polyester satin. Temper its formal femininity with a distressed denim jacket for more casual outings, or amp up the sex appeal with a tucked blouse and heels. Floaty Tulle […]