All posts tagged: spring fashion

Vivienne Hu Spring/Summer 2017: For the Confident and Sexy Woman

New York-based designer, Vivienne Hu, opened her fifth New York Fashion Week show with an upbeat pop melody from live performers. Soft ruffles, masculine silhouettes, and an array of prints and textures drifted down the runway for Hu’s Spring/Summer 2017 Collection. Her line paid tribute to New Yorkers after the 9/11 attacks with her color palette taking on the hues of the Tribute in Light photo, the “two light beams illuminating the Manhattan skyline.” Hu played with minimal fabrics – only showcasing a delicate approach to spring style with sheer, lace, and silk textiles. While her selection of fabrics was narrow, Hu’s prints, color scheme, and texture made for a wild assortment. We asked the designer who is a ‘Vivienne Hu’ woman and she replied a “woman who knows that fashion is a powerful weapon.” The military green and masculine silhouettes that flaunted the runway also put a spotlight on Hu’s mention of ‘confident’ and ‘sexy’ women are who she sees wearing her pieces. Hu’s SS17 lineup truly gives the modern woman a great number of choices …

Style Stalking: 5 Must-Try Pieces for Spring

Our computer screens were totally frozen on Mai Nguyen’s chic NYFW dress-up with Lynn Kim Do of Neckbreakin’ Style. You already know how obsessed we are with both ladies from our past features on them, but we had to show-off these amazing and very spring forward looks for The Closet—previously titled Weekly Wear. We cooled down their looks for spring time breeze with linen and cotton fabrics and brightened up the sets with warmer hues. Our five must-try trends for spring are bralettes, maxi skirts, bold or nude lips, florals, and sheer—anything! Nguyen’s botanical floor-length skirt and V-neck bralette is perfect if you’re going for an edgy meets girly look! Do’s airy polka dot shirtdress and sneakers are spot on athleisure pieces that not only follows the trends but keeps you totally causal and comfortable. By Leslie Tanner | Photos: Nguyen and Do, Travis Chambers | Products, Brand Photo

Sprint in Style: Fashionable Sports Wear

Don’t just train for a marathon, run your race in style with super cute sports gear that will have everyone cheering from the side lines. This grey hooded vest will add layering to your stylish outfit but keep you cool yet covered during an outdoor run. A simple black sports bra will add a bit of sex appeal and support as it peaks through your vest. Spice up your ensemble with these two toned snake skin running pants that are sure to highlight your fabulously toned legs. Pull your look altogether with matching Nike running sneakers in vibrant coral and grey. Whether walking or running, you’ll be fashionably prepared for any marathon this summer, but remember if anyone asks where you got your sporty new outfit just tell them your favorite magazine. By Lisa Green

Couture Fashion Week; Blooming New Ensembles

The Spring 2014 Couture Fashion Week was budding with new trends that will wrestle with your thoughts of elegance and cultural statements. Our lucky fashion night out featured the beautiful garments of TeKay Designs, LaPearl and Alexandra Popescu-York. Walking into the New Yorker Hotel the runway war had already began with fashion goers competing for attention in their quintessential attires. From glossy stitches to futuristic ensembles everyone got a little taste of the supermodel lifestyle. Photographers huddled along the runway for anyone willing to take center stage. As the chatter grew louder the lights dimmed; ultimately summoning everyone’s glare to the runway for the real divas. The night’s fashion allure tangled with ostentatious tailoring to essential and casual pieces. Check out someone of our favorite designs. Which one do you dare to rock? TeKay Designs LaPearl Alexandra Popescu-York By Yegide Matthews Photos: YHM Magazine Archive 

Delicate Outfit in Pastels

Celebrate the beginning of spring with this delicate and feminine look! This soft and playful sweater has been a bestseller for the Free People brand for quite a while now. It’s incredibly cozy, and can be worn off the shoulder to make the outfit a little bit more flirty. Keep on mind that this pullover runs large. This style can be dressed up or down, depending on where you’re heading! Check out all the colors that Boden offers. Get 15% OFF and free shipping with  promo code WAFL A TRUE CLASSIC! Comfortable, stylish and affordable. You can never go wrong with a pair of white Converse. To balance out the weight of this outfit, add a leather (or in this case leather looking) purse. A trend that has been around for quite some time now – CHUNKY STATEMENT necklaces. The one we selected is from Baublebar. It’s girly and fun, yet bold enough to stand out. Be sure to check out our Lips on Fashion article later this week, we’ll talk more about this trend. Get a little funky and unique …