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Slick Summer Raingear

Getting caught in a passing rainstorm is one of summer’s more magical moments, along with catching fireflies, taking midnight swims and napping in the warm sun. Everyone needs a lightweight summer raincoat that not only keeps them dry, but also cool and stylish. This summer, there are a number of shapes, styles, and colors to […]

Top Short Styles Summer 2014

Comfortable, well-fitting shorts are a quintessential part of the style maven’s summer wardrobe. Shorts can be dressed up for a party with heels and a blazer or thrown on with a T-shirt and flip-flops for a stroll on the boardwalk. Made in a variety of different lengths, from thigh to knee, shorts have the ability […]

Floral Trend Report

Floral Trend Report: Resort 2015 Collections Floral motifs were a common theme and a clear trend in the collections shown in the 2015 Resort runway shows last month. Each of the many designers who used floral patterns in their collections did so in their own unique and original way, varying in color, size, fabric, style […]

Summer Trend: Camouflage Fabric

From outerwear, to accessories, to footwear, military-inspired styles and prints have a major influence on modern day fashions. This summer, the ever-popular camouflage fabric design maintains its spot in the limelight as a trending print, particularly in neutral and earthy tones. The classic camouflage print and the more modern pixelated digital camouflage print are giving […]

3 Summer Prints for Men & Women

Men’s and women’s wear collections have a lot in common this spring and summer. Not only do they share many of the same trending colors, but they also have many of the same print trends in common. Three prints in particular have been found to be universally trending for both the men’s and women’s wear […]

Perfect Summer Fabrics

In anticipation of the nearing summer season, we’re dreaming of shedding the heavy, protective winter garb for cool, light weight materials that let us embrace the gorgeous weather elements. Here are four cool, lightweight, easy to care summer fabrics that are perfect to use in summer collections:   Linen Fabrics One of the most comfortable […]

Top Five Summer Dresses 2014

An eclectic mix of elements will be seen meshing together in the outfits of the fashion conscious this summer. Lace overlays, sheer cutouts, pale pastels, a mini ‘90s revival, athletic aesthetics, floral patterns and iridescent fabrics were among the most trending features reported by the top fashion intelligence experts. Five clear dress styles are sure […]

Vogue’s Fashion Guide Spring 2014

Spring 2014 is about transformative clothes. It’s about boiling down everything that was on the runways to the one thing (or 75-plus things) to buy next season that will instantly update a look. And the statements are simple: Try a longer skirt, one that hits midcalf or the upper ankle. Feel the power of flowers, […]

Fashion Color Report Fall 2014

On Thursday, February 6th, Pantone published its Fashion Color Report Fall 2014 just as New York Fashion Week got underway. To produce this semi-annual report, Pantone begins well before Fashion Week, interviewing today’s top fashion designers to find out what colors are on their minds, on their drawing tables and on their radar for next season. The […]

Top Trends at New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week has arrived yet again, and with it comes some serious sewing inspiration. From new silhouettes to fun textures, I’ve rounded up the top seven runway trends to keep in mind when picking out fabric for your next creation. 1. Rounded Shoulders. In the world of posture, this is something to be […]