Summer is slowly creeping up on us. The time is now to start boxing up your winter jackets, scarves, and boots and start grabbing new pieces for your summer wardrobe. Get hip on the upcoming tends for summer 2014.
At one time athletic wear was seen as throwing on a loose pants or a slouchy t-shirt, but those days are gone. Today athletic wear has a sexier feel. The styling is effortless and sleek. Racer backs, cropped tops and gym shorts will lead the way.
Bold Floral Prints
Although the cold weather during the winter months will be leaving us, prints won’t. Winter graced us with aztec, chequered, and animal prints, This summer, as with almost every summer, bold floral print will make an appearance. Designers are taking more risks incorporating it with lace and 60’s inspired retro prints to spice it up.
The 90’s is back this summer with many inspired looks. This summer, you’ll see mid-riff tops, overalls, and slip dresses reintroduce themselves. Acid plaids and low -denim is recommended, and of course the only skirts you should be wearing must be min!
Prepare to see a lot of letters printed on clothes this summer. Typography is a major trend right now ranging from political messages to word plays, trademarks and attitude-filled comments. Statement tops blend well with the athletic wear trend this season and is great for street style.
Fringe is very big this summer, so prepare to break out your inner Bohemian. This detail adds a fun texture to accessories and clothes. It’s a versatile look that can be worn conservatively such as a fringed sandal or short fringe on a purse. Or you can use fringe to dominate the look with long fringe on tops. The most surprising addition of fringe is how its been added into formal wear.