TREND Report: corals

Images via Style. In case you haven’t noticed, the color of the summer was coral!  And, for all of those who rushed out early this year to stock up on the bright color, you have nothing to worry about because it will continue trending all through fall.  Try colorblocking with a deep wine hue or […]

TREND Report: leather

Images via Style. For many people, wearing leather in a place other than your belt loops, around your wrist or on your feet is a strange concept.  For fashionistas, however, it’s a completely different story.  The Fall ready-to-wear 2011 collections offered up the best in all-over leather: skirts, leggings, jackets, vests and even dresses!  The […]

TREND Report: tropical prints

Images via Style. Floral prints have been a statement trend all summer, but now you can channel the vacation spirit a while longer with tropical prints.  Featured in the Resort 2012 collections of Stella McCartney, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Givenchy among many others, these bright florals will hopefully keep beautiful summer weather around for […]

TREND Report: colorblocked

Images via Style. At the beginning of the summer, I featured colorblocking as a trend, so you’re probably wondering why I decided to do it again.  Well, as summer slowly (or too quickly for some of us) winds down, although the thermometer refuses to, I’d like to present to you the pre-fall trend of toned-down […]

TREND Report: mustard

Images via Style. One of the best things about fall is the changing of the leaves from green to the most amazing bright reds, oranges and yellows.  To embody the spirit of seasonal change this fall, try adding to your outfit one piece in a mustard yellow color as seen on many Fall 2011 runways […]

TREND Report: tribal prints

Images via Style. The tribal trend has been a staple over the past few seasons but was especially popular this Resort season and will continue to be a trend through the fall.  With easy-to-wear tribal printed pieces like maxi skirts and structured dresses, this trend has never been easier to work.  If you’re feeling a […]

TREND Report: sleepwear-inspired

Images via Style. This latest trend was a big hit on Resort 2012 runways as well Fall/Winter 2011 and will have you dreaming all day.  While this trend may not be for everyone (particularly those who looove the snooze button), the pajama-inspired trend can look chic when done right.  Pair a sleepwear-inspired top with brightly-colored […]

TREND Report: metallics

Images via Style. This fall, take metallics from a night on the town to a day at the office with ready-to-wear pieces that are anything but 70′s club girl.  With Tory Burch, Thakoon, and Donna Karan, you’ll be carrying the summer sun with you when the weather starts cooling down.  Pair a metallic skirt with […]

TREND Report: tailored pants

Above: Images via Style. If maxis, shifts or sheaths aren’t your thing, never fear.  Tailored trousers are a must-have for this coming fall season and can be dressed up or down, for any occasion.  A pair of classic khaki is updated chic when paired with a jersey top and leather jacket.  Or, if you’re in […]

TREND Report: summer festivals

Dressing for summer festivals can be tricky.  With the uneven terrain, weather and crowds picking the perfect outfit is challenging, but not impossible.  The trick for dressing for summer festivals is light layers, flowing fabrics and easy-to-walk-in shoes.  Try pairing a maxi skirt with a tank and flat sandals for a boho-chic look or a […]

TREND Report: bold accessories

Above: Tommy Ton and The Sartorialist. If you are a fan of street style blogs, then you’ve probably noticed this trend popping up quite a bit.  Accessorizing in brights adds the perfect amount of color to any of your favorite outfits!  This trend is especially chic when worked into an all-white or neutral outfit.  Plus, […]

TREND Report: beach ready

Images via Well, summer is officially a week old and with that comes the usual excitement over all the warm-weather activities we can now participate in.  One of the most obvious summer activities and a favorite of mine…heading to the beach!  And to get you completely beach-ready, I have put together some of the […]

TREND Report: Ajak Deng

This is by far one of my favorite TREND Report posts I’ve done.  And the reason: Ajak Deng.  Not only is she a street style goddess and fierce beauty on the runway, she is also a humble and gracious role model.

TREND Report: blush

Images via If you’ve been able to keep up with the random releases of Resort 2012 collections, then you probably have noticed a nice mix of pastel thrown in between the intense neon and bold prints.  Blush is the perfect summer color and when worn in light fabrics, it can create an easy yet […]

TREND Report: color blocked

Above:  J. Mendel Resort 2012, Stella McCartney Resort 2012, Jil Sander Spring 2011. If you’ve been keeping up with my TREND Report posts (which obviously you have, my dearly devoted trend setters), you might have noticed that I never shy away from brights!  In fact, I am DRAWN towards them.  And you should be too! […]

TREND Report: stripes

Above: Marc Jacobs Resort 2012, Thakoon Resort 2012, Rachel Roy Resort 2012. Ever heard someone say “horizontal stripes make you look wider”?  Well, that’s still true in some cases, but luckily, to keep on trend with today’s feature, stripes have gone under the knife and come out more updated than ever.  Horizontal, vertical, asymmetric…if you […]

TREND Report: monochrome

Images: Jil Sander S2011 RTW, ADAM Resort 2012, Bottega Veneta Resort 2012. Ladies and gentleman, let me reintroduce you to an old friend: Monochrome.  You might not recognize monochrome from the pictures above because recently, monochrome has undergone a makeover.  No longer does the idea of wearing an outfit entirely of one color apply only […]

TREND Report: wide-leg

Above: Bottega Veneta Resort 2012,; Chanel Resort 2012,; Sportmax Resort 2012,  M Missoni patterned wide-leg pants,; J.Crew Irene orange linen wide-leg pant,;  Tucker printed silk blouse,; J.Crew striped jersey top, While older generations may find the wide-leg trend evoking images of Janis Joplin and peace sign-wielding Vietnam protesters, […]

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