Man-style shoes, slouchy pants, masculine tailored blazers and oversized shirts. Menswear as womenswear isn't new, but it's just gotten a whole lot more effortless. Get ready to embrace sneakers, untucked layers and too-cool-to-care attitude, because here's how you can make slouchy layers and boyish tailoring sexy this spring.
2014 brings a fresh take on transparency, with layers of sheer fabrics intended to add a three dimensional quality to spring and summer fashion. With each sheer overlay acting as a petal, the resulting layers appear rather lightweight and ethereal, and quite beautiful if done right. After the break - how to master the art of sheer layering, to make see-through garments your secret weapon for spring.
On imagines that the coolness of bib overalls - also known as dungarees - comes from their workwear origins. There's a relaxed, down-to-earth mood associated with someone who is as far away from white-collar, tie-wearing worker as you can get. Overalls are grubby, hands-on, no airs and graces sort of fare; a uniform for the mechanic and the street-smart youth alike. Back with new interpretations, here's how you can make dungarees look cool for spring 2014.
The runways are always great in turning the unexpected into infatuation and in making the unsought utterly-cool again, that we all know. Following these same principles, the spring 2014 fashion trends marked the surprising return of the calf-skimming trousers known as culottes, as the cropped silhouette for women’s pants underwent a super-chic makeover. Far from the sloppy style that we all remember from the early-mid 2000’s,…
From political messages and slogans, to attitude-filled comments and self-referencing, trademark-infringing, clever word-plays: letters printed on clothes aren't quite what they used to be. Continuing as a trend into spring 2014, here's where typography is taking us now.
Relaxed, easy, cool: the three attributes that pretty much define what an ideal summer wardrobe should be all about. Making a return amongst spring 2014's fashion trends, wide-leg trousers came bearing those exact qualities. Comfortable and with all the potential to become sophisticated, they're well worth investing in this year. Read on for how to style wide leg pants come spring.
Once the domain of only the most daring, the bandeau has evolved to encapsulate a new sense of effortless cool. Of course, it all comes down to how you style it: you don't want to look like you've just wandered out of the house in your bra. After the break, you'll find three simple rules for rocking the bandeau in spring 2014, along with ideas and inspiration on how to make the bandeau a statement that works for you in the coming summer season.
An inevitable and welcome evolution of the crop top trend, the cropped shirt has a classic, sophisticated vibe that lends itself to both feminine and masculine interpretations. Merging the old with the utterly fresh and new, there are plenty of ways to style the cropped shirt and make it a statement this spring.
Never far from mind as being the epitome of femininity, delicate lace has yet grown even more popular for spring. From skirts to trenchcoats, accents to accessories, here's how to wear lace for spring / summer 2014.
Not for everyone though constantly turning heads towards those who opt to wear it, the crop top makes a return for Spring / Summer 2014. Fashionising.com has your guide on how to wear it, whose designing it, and the trends to pair it with.