All posts tagged: summer 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 …

Three looks, One dress!

There is no doubt that maxi dresses make for a perfectly breezy summer outfit, but it’s time to mix that classic look up. This YHM Style feature takes a dip into the creative closets of the youth. Take your favorite maxi dress and match it with one of the themes we put together. Step 1: Beat the heat in this cool, deep melon green dress and an edgy fox bangle from Oasap! MINIMALISTIC: This gown flows beautifully in the wind and makes a statement all on its own. The chandelier top and sleek split in the back breaks from the ordinary maxi dress style. Simple strapped heels with this getup are ideal for a dinner date! BOHO & FLIRTY: Match your dress with a fringe top and a floral accessory for a carefree stroll out with your best gals. Bold and dark chestnut  shoes will match the brown tones of this earthy and laidback fit. URBAN & BEACHY: Go with a denim jacket for those cool summer nights at a theme park or sight-seeing in the city. Tie …

Get Floral With Your Look!

As the days heat up, get glam with YHM Style! That’s right! We’ve picked out what’s young, hot and modern with this season’s hottest trend, floral! Embrace the weather and all its beauty with our stylish outfits from SheInside. YOUNG Being young means you’re always trying to find ways to stand out. This fun mix from SheInside plays with patterns in the unique floral meets stripes top! Matched with a bleached light blue denim helps the blues of your top stand out even more. Of course no look is complete without the jewels. Our spiky earrings and ring selection are total rock-star flare. HOT Keep your hottest looks simple. A beautiful flower dress in a complementing hue and bell shape is ideal for a night out. A chic yet simple ring adds elegance to your outfit. MODERN Be bold and rock a floral crop blazer with a graphic tee. Modeling urban pieces with a feminine print shows off your rebellious side. Beat the heat with a cool chiffon maxi skirt. Complete your look with a vintage ring themed from the classic fairy tale Snow White!

Fun and Funky Retro Sunglasses

Step out into the bright and sunny weather of summer with this season’s must have accessory, retro sunglasses! These fun and unique frames are coming back into style for their fun and feminine touch. Retro sunglasses are undergoing an urban rebirth with fun colors and patterns that help enhance your individual style. Pick out your favorite fun and funky shades to try out for a day at the beach or an evening in the city.   By Justyna Torres

Perfect Outfit for Warmer Weather

Even though the weather isn’t letting us wear light dresses and cardigans yet, we should start preparing for when it’s nice and sunny out again! YHM’s West Coast readers will love this look! This outfit is fun and girly, yet comfy and practical. Rock out in this wear at school, to a brunch with girlfriends, and even to go shopping. YHM’s suggestion; experiment with patterns and don’t be afraid of colors! Dress – floral prints went from cliché to a long-time-no-see must have for this Spring and Summer. But don’t just believe us, check out Dolce & Gabbana SS13 campaign! ASOS Skater Dress With Belt Wrap in Floral Print $43.85 Cardigan – Pim + Larkin Boyfriend Cashmere Cardigan in Citron $69.99 Boots – DV Dolce Vita Tall Lilli Boots in Taupe $169 Backpack – Ecote Sun-Faded Geometric Backpack in Blue Multi $59 Hat – Kate Spade New York Battery Park Asymmetrical Bow Felt Hat in Camel/Black $61.99 Belt – Fit Kit Leather Belt Set in Beige and Coral $12 Socks – Nouvella Pebble Texture Over-The-Knee Sock in Grey $14 Nail …