All posts tagged: 2018 fashion trends

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the black leather mini skirt

When maintaining a minimalist fashion wardrobe, discovering the season’s most staple items is important in order to maximize wear-per-piece. A few key pieces results in reducing a lot of bulk in your closet that you’ll probably never wear. This season’s transitional essential – the black mini skirt. A timeless piece by design, the black mini is hitting the 2018 fashion scene bigger than ever. The beautiful thing, these little staples don’t take up a lot of space, and the pairing options are nearly endless. So don’t be afraid to bear those stems ladies, go for mid-thigh or above to nail the trend, and check out the post below for who’s wearing it, how to pair it, and where you can get a mini of your own. How to wear a black mini skirt First of all, let’s let get off the preconceived idea that a black mini is a trend only for the ladies of the night. This year, it’s all about keeping it classy with a well balanced approach to edge. A black mini …

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best steals from the shopbop seasonal sale

Been on the lookout for some luxury fashion steals to kick off your new season wardrobe? Your time has come. Shopbop has launched its end of season sale with designer collection pieces up to 70% off. People often feel luxury fashion is unattainable for the average woman, but there are some tips that help you build a collection that lasts you from season to season. Making selections based on timeless style, taking advantage of big seasonal markdowns, and browsing vintage items are all great ways to build your luxury collection on a budget. In spirit of minimalist luxury fashion principals, I’ve decided to share my wishlist to help you get started on your iconic wardrobe. First and foremost, let’s talk about shoes. A brand that would have been impossible to miss by now, Golden Goose continues to make a big appearance in luxury street style with it’s unique, deliberately distressed collection of basic casual sneakers. I purchased my first pair at the flagship store in Milan, and have since had a major itch to expand …

luxury fashion essentials for fall 2018 trends

falling in love with sporty casuals

Another evolution begins while summer is melting with memories of travels abroad, new friends and experiences. With only a few short weekends spent at home, this year proved to be exactly the rush it was planned to be. Lifestyle plays a huge role in fashion, and with a life spent on the go, the need for flexibility rises. As such, following the hottest trends for fall 2018, we see a huge juxtapose between business casual and sporty elements that allow us to breathe between projects and bolt around between meetings. Here are a few of my top picks and wishlist items that are casual, comfortable, and tailored enough for a young professional on the run. First, let’s talk bags. Bags have taken a drastic shift this year, moving away from traditional pieces to abstract shapes, materials and sporty elements. From the basket and fishnet bag trends, to the update of the bucket bag, the silhouettes are modern and fresh, designed with clean lines and straightforward elements. Shopbop has a slew of modern-cut bags just in …

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hold on to your hats

Life is a sort of rollercoaster – ups, downs and plenty of twists between. You can never see the end until you get there, and that’s part of the thrill. Hold on to your hats ladies and gents, you’re in for a ride. Here’s a little peak into what’s been going down this week. Currently ‘en route home from NYC after spending the week working the showroom at FFaNY, I’ve managed to snag a few moments of shut-eye and catch up on a couple lingering projects. Now, time to catch up in my social circle and the fashion blog; excited to share a little bit of recent happenings with you guys. NYC held its old charm, starting with afternoons spent rooftop with cocktails in hand, and ending with some exciting business progressions working on our Spring 2019 line of women’s shoes. Can you guess what was the best part? ;) After last month’s trip into Milan and Switzerland with the design team, it was exciting to see some of the conversation pieces come to life …