We’ve seen many manifestations of the sheer trend in 2008; some gorgeous, some questionable, and some downright shocking (if you want to see a list of them all, visit the main sheer trend article). Adriana Lima managed to make a sheer dress demure, yet still sexy, in a recent television appearance promoting Victoria’s Secret.

Adriana Lima wears the sheer trend in a nude dress

Adriana’s dress combines a white slip with a sheer floral-print overlay in soft pastel colours. She also worked in one of 2008-2009′s shoe trends, a trend we’ve termed ‘Mary-Jane with a Twist’ – the double-buckled peep-toe Mary-Jane.

Adriana Lima Mary-Jane peep-toe shoes

What do you think of Adriana Lima’s look? Cast your vote.

Fashion Trends 2008

Stay ahead of this year’s fashion, hair, and beauty trends with Fashionising.com‚Äôs constantly updated Fashion Trends 2008 bible! You’ll find more articles like this, along with tips on key looks you should invest in and those to avoid.

Share some style:

Want to keep up with fashion?

Once a week, we send out an update with the latest fashion trends, styles and collections.
Get yours direct in your inbox and keep ahead of fashion.

Our newsletter is spam free and your email address will never be shared or sold.